panoramic image of the Starlite’s exterior with a line down the block

WE CAME TO SWEAT: The Legend of Starlite

2014 |  70 Minutes
Directed by Kate Kunath and Sasha Wortzel

When Brooklyn’s oldest black gay bar, the Starlite Lounge, is faced with eviction the community decides to fight back.

Official Selections

2015 BFI Flare LGBT Film Festival,  Langston Hughes African American Film Festival,  Queens World Film Festival, QDOC, Inside Out, & Boston LGBT Film Festival
2014 Newfest Film Festival

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