The Freedom to Marry Poster

Release Date: March 3rd, 2017

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Plot Summary
The inside story of the same-sex marriage movement through the eyes of those who led the fight.

Director: Edward Rosenstein

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Eyepop Productions

Distributors: Argot Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The Freedom to Marry is a movie that discourages complex thinking or contradiction, but there are little hints here and there of something more frightening and unstable. show more

  • Though cameras weren't allowed in the courtroom, Rosenstein gets a whiff of the drama there by watching as Bonauto reviews her own performance after the fact, pausing after each exchange to dispassionately critique the way she made her case. show more

  • If the 
story’s outcome is hardly a 
mystery — the landmark case was affirmed by a 5–4 margin in June 2015 — and the look of the film itself a little docu-drab, it’s also a shrewd and frequently moving testament to the true nature of change. show more

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