We Were Here

"A moving look behind the curtain of a rarely-explored community." - Empire

Stars: Ed Wolf, Paul Boneberg, Daniel Goldstein, Guy Clark, Eileen Glutzer

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An edifying must-see that has received accolades at film festivals the world over, ‘We Were Here’ is the first film to take a deep and reflective look back at the arrival and impact of a definitive chapter in a city’s queer history. It explores how the inhabitants were affected by, and how they responded to, a calamitous epidemic. Though a San Francisco-based story, We Were Here extends beyond San Francisco and beyond AIDS itself. It speaks to our capacity as individuals to rise to the occasion, and to the incredible power of a community coming together with love, compassion, and determination.

In the face of adversity they stood strong and united. This is their story.


  • "An outstanding documentary: not only hugely informative but also edifying"
    -SoSoGay.com
  • "a powerful and intimate testament"
    -Jonathan Romney
  • "Devastatingly, astonishingly powerful. This is a film that needs to be seen today more than ever"
    -Matthew Todd, Attitude

  • "Films like this need to exist... to show us the good we're all capable of"
    -Gay Times
  • "an honest, frank and often moving documentary"
    -Little White Lies
Cast: Ed Wolf, Paul Boneberg, Daniel Goldstein, Guy Clark, Eileen Glutzer
Country: USA
Language: English
Format: PAL
Certificate: E
Running Time: 90 mins
Sound: Dolby Digital 2.0
DVD Release Date: 05-12-2011
VoD Release Date: 05-12-2011
Cinema Release Date: 25-11-2011