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Frameline to share documentary Vito with schools across the country

Frameline's LGBT education program Youth in Motion has announced it will include the documentary Vito in its latest curricula release.

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August 1, 2012

Writer Gore Vidal Passes Away at 86

Iconic novelist and playwright Gore Vidal passed away in Hollywood yesterday, leaving behind a legacy of both incisive writing and cultural scrutiny. Vidal was often seen as ahead of his time, writing about gay characters when the topic was still considered taboo.
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July 20, 2012

HBO to Debut Documentary about GLAAD Co-Founder Vito Russo

The life and legacy of GLAAD-cofounder Vito Russo is the subject of a new film from Director Jeffrey Schwarz that premieres Monday night on HBO. Schwarz told GLAAD why he found Russo to be such an influential and compelling figure, and what surprises things he learned about Russo while making the film.
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