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The Einstein of Sex: Life and Work of Dr. M. Hirschfeld

Der Einstein des Sex - Leben und Werk des Dr. Hirschfeld

Directed by Rosa von Praunheim
Germany, 1999
Comedy, Gay & Lesbian, History

Synopsis

Long before the Stonewall riots, Masters and Johnson or even the Kinsey Report, there was Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld. A gay German Jew living in 19th-century Berlin, Hirschfeld didn’t just champion gay rights — he discovered them.

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The Einstein of Sex: Life and Work of Dr. M. Hirschfeld Directed by Rosa von Praunheim