Bent

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Samuel French, Inc., 1979 - Gay men - 116 pages
3 Reviews
This play dramatizes the plight of homosexuals in Nazi Germany. Singing, 2 acts, 11 scenes, 11 men, 4 interiors, 3 exteriors.
 

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User Review  - astrologerjenny - LibraryThing

This classic play was first produced in 1979, and was an important milestone in the public’s awareness of gay issues. It follows the story of a gay man in Nazi Germany – dealing first with social oppression and then with the cruelty of a concentration camp. It’s very powerful. Read full review

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User Review  - kyuuketsukirui - LibraryThing

I watched the movie years ago, and from what I can recall, it's pretty faithful to the original play. I liked the movie and I liked this script as well, though I definitely have mixed feelings about it. It's very much a "tragic dead queers" story. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
7
Section 3
9
Section 4
105
Section 5
109
Section 6
120
Section 7
121

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