About

Walter Naegle’s boyfriend, Bayard Rustin, was a famous civil rights activist 30 years Walter’s senior. In the 1980s, Bayard decided to adopt Walter for legal protection. This love story is about a time when gay marriage was inconceivable.

Screens with Documentary Shorts Program

YEAR 2016

SECTION Shorts Program

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 16 min

WEBSITE http://mattwolf.info

EMAIL mail@mattwolf.info

PHONE (646) 232-8736

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Artist Bio

Matt Wolf

Matt Wolf is a filmmaker in New York. His feature documentaries include Wild Combination, about the avant-garde cellist and disco producer Arthur Russell, and Teenage, about the birth of youth culture. His short films include It’s Me, Hilary, about the Eloise illustrator Hilary Knight; The Face of AIDS, about the 1992 Benetton advertisement featuring a man dying of AIDS; and I Remember, about the artist and poet Joe Brainard.