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Four-part docuseries EQUAL honouring the LGBTQ+ rebels of yesteryear premieres this week

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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.

Equal premieres Thursday Oct 22 on Binge and Foxtel On-Demand

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