Open main menu

After Stonewall is a 1999 documentary film directed by John Scagliotti about the 30 years of gay rights activism since the 1969 Stonewall riots. It is the sequel to the Scagliotti-produced 1984 film Before Stonewall and is narrated by musician Melissa Etheridge.[1] Participants include Dorothy Allison, Jewelle Gomez, Rita Mae Brown, Craig Lucas, Arnie Kantrowitz, Barbara Gittings, Barbara Smith, Larry Kramer and Barney Frank.[2]

After Stonewall
Directed by John Scagliotti
Narrated by Melissa Etheridge
Music by Don DiNicola
Distributed by First Run Features
Release date
June 6, 1999 (1999-06-06) (Connecticut Gay and Lesbian Film Festival)
Running time
88 minutes
Country United States
Language English




In 1999, After Stonewall won the Audience Award for Outstanding Documentary Feature at L.A. Outfest. The following year it was nominated for a GLAAD Media Award.[3]


  1. ^ Hodess, Brooke. "After Stonewall – Overview". Allmovie. Retrieved January 27, 2008. 
  2. ^ Ehrenstein, David (March 1, 2005). "The revolution continues". The Advocate. p. 64. Retrieved January 18, 2010 
  3. ^ "Awards for After Stonewall". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved January 27, 2008. 

External linksEdit