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Celluloid Closet, The

Celluloid Closet, The(1995)

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  • Winner of the Freedom of Expression Award at the 1996 Sundance Film Festival.
  • Expanded Release in United States April 19, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States April 26, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States April 5, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States March 22, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States March 29, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States May 10, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States May 3, 1996
  • Released in United States 1995
  • Released in United States 1996
  • Released in United States February 1996
  • Released in United States January 1996
  • Released in United States November 1995
  • Released in United States on Video December 31, 1996
  • Released in United States September 1995
  • Released in United States September 1996
  • Released in United States Spring March 15, 1996
  • Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (market) February 15-26, 1996.
  • Shown at London Film Festival November 2-19, 1995.
  • Shown at London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival March 21 - April 4, 1996.
  • Shown at New York Film Festival September 29 - October 15, 1995.
  • Shown at Toronto Film Festival September 7-16, 1995.
  • Shown at Venice Film Festival (Window on the Cinema) August 30 - September 9, 1995.
  • Writer and AIDS activist Vito Russo, on whose 1978 book the film is based, died of AIDS in 1990.
  • Broadcast in USA over HBO January 30, 1996.
  • Began shooting early July 1994.
  • Among the film's 4000 individual financial donors are Hugh Hefner and Steve Tisch.
  • Working under the banner of Reflective Image Inc., a not-for-profit foundation, filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman will donate proceeds from "The Celluloid Closet" to Hollywood Supports, the entertainment industry's HIV/AIDS awareness organization.
  • Released in United States 1995 (Shown at New York Film Festival September 29 - October 15, 1995.)
  • Released in United States 1995 (Shown at Venice Film Festival (Window on the Cinema) August 30 - September 9, 1995.)
  • Released in United States 1996 (Shown at London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival March 21 - April 4, 1996.)
  • Released in United States January 1996 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (in competition) in Park City, Utah January 18-28, 1996.)
  • Released in United States February 1996 (Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (market) February 15-26, 1996.)
  • Released in United States Spring March 15, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States March 22, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States March 29, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States April 5, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States April 19, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States April 26, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States May 3, 1996
  • Expanded Release in United States May 10, 1996
  • Released in United States September 1995 (Shown at Toronto Film Festival September 7-16, 1995.)
  • Released in United States September 1996 (Shown in New York City (Anthology Film Archives) as part of program "Best of the Indies" September 5-15, 1996.)
  • Released in United States November 1995 (Shown at London Film Festival November 2-19, 1995.)
  • Released in United States on Video December 31, 1996