Equal is a powerful and provocative docuseries that chronicles the landmark events of the LGBTQ+ civil rights movement and their fight for justice and equality.
Airing in October during LGBT History Month, EQUAL honours the rebels of yesteryear with never-before-seen archival footage and depictions that bring to life their true backstories across the four-part docuseries.
Over the course of the series, viewers will meet a wide range of LGBTQ+ visionaries portrayed by a powerhouse cast, many of whom identify as members of the LGBTQ+ community.
- Part one explores the rise of early organisations.
- Part two chronicles the 20th century trans experience, bookended by the 1966 Compton Cafeteria riots in San Francisco.
- Part three examines the contributions from the Black community on the growing LGBTQ+ civil rights movement.
- Part four ties in the decades-long struggles with the culminated Stonewall uprising – the beginning of the Pride movement.