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Paul Monette: The Brink Of Summer's End

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Narrated by Linda Hunt, this documentary examines the life of the late author and gay rights activist Paul Monette. Born in 1945 to a well-off Massachusetts family, Monette grows up unable to accept his homosexuality, for years hiding it from his loved ones while struggling to develop as a writer. In 1978, Monette publishes his first novel, which allows him to come out to his parents. After losing one lover to AIDS in 1986, he becomes a ferocious advocate for awareness of the disease.

Cast: Judith Light , Robert Desiderio , Tom Hulce , Jonathan Fried , Linda Hunt , Paul Monette ,

Director: Monte Bramer

Genres: Documentary

Paul Monette: The Brink Of Summer's End (1997)

Release Date: March 17th, 1997|1 hr. 30 min.

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