Different From The Others presented by Provincetown Film Society

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the earliest surviving film depicting LGBT people, The Provincetown Film Society presents two very special screenings of the recently restored Different From The OthersThe German film dates back to the Weimar Republic in 1919 and was created in response to the then-current laws under Germany, that made homosexuality a criminal offense. It is believed to be the first pro-gay film in the world.

Want to see this historic film? You have two opportunities to buy tickets. Select the links below for more information about the screenings and to get tickets.

Ptown Showing: Provincetown Theater on October 24
Boston Showing: Strand Theater/Dorchester on December 5 

Different From The Others tells a compelling story of secrecy and oppression that continues to play out in the world today. The film is about a violinist whose romance with a talented male student is thwarted when a blackmailer threatens to expose their relationship.

Proceeds raised from these showings will go to benefit the Ptown Flim Society and Trevor Project.

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