David Weissman’s new documentary We Were Here tells the story of San Fransisco during the early onset of the AIDS epidemic through the eyes of the gays who lived there . The trailer looks extremely powerful. I’ve always been a huge lgbt history buff and I loved Weissman’s other documentary, The Cockettes, so I’m sure this will be nothing short of amazing.
The movie is making it’s way through the film festival circuit, having just been screened at Sundance. Stay tuned to the film’s Web site for upcoming information on the film’s DVD release.
Here’s the trailer: