“Different from the Others” was a haunting film made 50 years before Stonewall.
In 1919 – half a century before Stonewall – the first known film that was sympathetic to gay people was produced. Different from the Others (Anders als die Andern) is a German movie about a relationship between a master violinist and his student.
In 1919, the First Pro-Gay Movie Was Made. A Year Later, It Was Banned.
October 15, 2017