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Changing Our Minds: The Story of Dr. Evelyn Hooker

Directed by Richard Schmiechen
United States, 1992
Documentary, Biography

Synopsis

The film portrays the life and work of the woman who undertook the groundbreaking research that led to the radical discovery that homosexuals were not, by definition, “sick,” sending shock waves through the psychiatric community and culminating in a major victory for gay rights.

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Changing Our Minds: The Story of Dr. Evelyn Hooker Directed by Richard Schmiechen

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1993 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Short Subjects