Documentary particular Mama’s Boy profiles screenwriter Dustin Lance Black (Milk, Massive Love, When We Rise, Beneath the Banner of Heaven) popping out as a youngster and his relationship along with his mom.
Tailored from Black’s 2019 memoir “Mama’s Boy: A Story from our Americas,” it’s directed by Laurent Bouzereau (Natalie Wooden: What Stays Behind).
Touring again to the locations the place he grew up, Black explores his childhood roots, homosexual id and shut relationship along with his mom, who overcame childhood polio, abusive marriages and Mormon dogma, to develop into Black’s emotional rock and in the end, the inspiration for his activism. By the point he gained an Academy Award® in 2009, she accompanied him proudly on the pink carpet, carrying the white ribbon in help of same-sex marriage.
Mama’s Boy options interviews with screenwriter Dustin Lance Black (Massive Love, Milk, Beneath the Banner of Heaven); members of Black’s prolonged household; Black’s husband, Olympic gold medallist Tom Daley; filmmaker Paris Barclay; former president of the Human Rights Marketing campaign, Chad Griffin; and government director of Equality Utah, Troy Williams.
HBO Documentary Movies presents Mama’s Boy, LD Leisure presents an Amblin Tv Manufacturing, a Playtone Manufacturing, in affiliation with Nedland Media. Directed by Laurent Bouzereau; produced by Mickey Liddell, Pete Shilaimon, Steven Shareshian, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey; government produced by Gary Goetzman, Michael Glassman, Beau Ward, Mehrdod Heydari, Laurent Bouzereau, Markus Keith.
Wednesday, October 19 at 4.00pm AEDT at Foxtel on Demand and Tuesday, October 25 at 10.30pm on FOX Docos.