LGBT Pride Month programming on City 12

LGBT Pride Month programming on City 12

June, 2013

City 12 honors LGBT Pride Month with special programming throughout June.

Sunday, June 2 at 9 p.m. - Emile Norman: By His Own Design  A portrait of the self-taught California artist, Emile Norman, who worked with a passion for life, art, nature and freedom that inspired him through seven decades of a changing art scene and turbulent times for a gay man in America.

Watch Preview Trailer on PBS. See more from Emile Norman: By His Own Design.

Wednesday, June 5 at 7 p.m. - The Grove  More Americans have been lost to AIDS than in all the U.S. wars since 1900, and the pandemic has killed 22 million people worldwide. However, few know about the existence of the National AIDS Memorial, a seven-acre grove hidden in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park.

Friday, June 14 at 7 p.m. - City of Borders   In the heart of Jerusalem stands an unusual symbol of unity that defies generations of segregation, violence and prejudice: a gay bar called Shushan.

 

Sunday, June 16 at 9 p.m. - Independent Lens: Two Spirits   Two Spirits explores the life and death of a boy who was also a girl, and the essentially spiritual nature of gender. Fred Martinez was a Navajo boy who was also a girl. In an earlier era, he would have been revered. Instead he was murdered. 

 

Tuesday, June 25 at 7 p.m. - Independent Lens: Love Free or Die   The film looks at church and state, love and marriage, faith and identity —and one man’s struggle to dispel the notion that God’s love has limits. 

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