Has anyone told Roland Emmerich that Stonewall wasn't one of the parties at his house exclusively for young, fit, white, gay men— Mara Wilson (@MaraWritesStuff) August 11, 2015
Go ahead and have your parties, but don't try to alter history.— Mara Wilson (@MaraWritesStuff) August 11, 2015
Emmerich has said it was the studios that made him change it, buuuuut somehow I'm not buying it.— Mara Wilson (@MaraWritesStuff) August 11, 2015
For those keeping track, here's a quick timeline of stories generated by this trailer:
- Larry Kramer (!) calls critics of the trailer, crazy.
- Matt Baume offers an educational take on the trailer.
- Director, Roland Emmerich insists all the real-life activists (Marsha P. Johnson, Sylvia Rivera, and Ray Castro etc) are portrayed in this movie.
LGBT People Discuss The “Stonewall” Trailer
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