About the film
based on a true story lgbt 1980s activism miners strike gay lgbt interest
Release Date: September 12, 2014
|Slogan||:||«Based on the inspirational true story»|
|Production Companies||:||Calamity Films, BFI Film Fund, BBC Films, Pathé, Ingenious Media|
|Producers||:||Fiona Weir, David Livingstone|
Set in the summer of 1984 – Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise money to support the families of the striking miners. So they created the LGSM (Lesbian, Gays, Support the Miners) but there is a problem. The Union seems embarrassed to receive their support.