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    8: The Mormon Propisition

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    March 17, 2011


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    8: The Mormon Propisition

    What began as a documentary about gay teen homelessness and suicide in Utah soon morphed into an exposé of the codified homophobia that prompts otherwise loving Mormon parents to kick teenagers out of their homes. When director Reed Cowan turns his attention to the historic campaign by the Mormon Church to pass Proposition 8 in California, the film becomes an emotional and fiercely personal outcry, and a powerful condemnation of...

    What began as a documentary about gay teen homelessness and suicide in Utah soon morphed into an exposé of the codified homophobia that prompts otherwise loving Mormon parents to kick teenagers out of their homes. When director Reed Cowan turns his attention to the historic campaign by the Mormon Church to pass Proposition 8 in California, the film becomes an emotional and fiercely personal outcry, and a powerful condemnation of religiously sanctioned discrimination.


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    $8 adult/$5 student


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    7:30 PM



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