The Cockettes Poster

Release Date: 2002

DVD Release Date: January 21st, 2003

R|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
In the gay San Francisco of the '70s, a flamboyant ensemble of hippies decked themselves out in gender-bending drag and tons of glitter for a series of legendary midnight shows at the Palace Theater. In their 2 1/2 year existence, The Cockettes created 20 shows, and were featured in 4 films. They created a unique burst of cultural experimentation and artistic outrageousness that continues to influence the worlds of theater, music, fashion, gay politics and spirituality, and urban club life.

Cast: Rumi , Anton Dunnigan, Anton Koldewyn, Dusty Dawn, John Flowers, Goldie Glitter, Fayette Hauser, Ocean Michael Moon

Director: Bill Weber, David Weissman

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: GranDelusion

Keywords: Rise, 1970s, Temptation, Moving, New York City, Fascinating

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