Tony Sullivan in the living room of the home he shared with late partner Richard Adams for decades
Where Are They Now?

June 08, 2016

United States Officially Recognizes Tony Sullivan and Richard Adams’s Marriage

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[caption id="attachment_13457" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Tony Sullivan in the living room of his Hollywood apartment that he shared with his husband of 37 years. (Photo via The Pride LA by Jon Viscott)[/caption]…...

Tony Sullivan with arm around husband Richard Adams.

June 29, 2015

Tony Sullivan and Limited Partnership Producer React to Supreme Court Ruling on Marriage Equality

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Naturally, when news of the Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality came down, a 5-4 vote that the Constitution guarantees a right to same sex marriage, our thoughts immediately turned…...

Limited Partnership director Tom Miller (left), and producer Kirk Marcolina

June 15, 2015

Limited Partnership Filmmakers Commit Years to Telling Marriage Equality Story

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[caption id="attachment_7004" align="aligncenter" width="574"] Limited Partnership director Tom Miller (left), and producer Kirk Marcolina[/caption] Tom Miller committed a long period of his life — 14 years — to his film…...

Clela Rorex, Richard Adams, and Tony Sullivan re-united decades after Clela issues the couple's groundbreaking marriage license.

June 12, 2015

Bringing the Same-Sex Marriage Debate Full Circle

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Tony Sullivan is no stranger to practicing the art of patience. He navigated through decades of legal fights with the U.S. government over both his own legal status as an…...

The New Black filmmaker Yoruba Richen

June 12, 2014

The New Black: Yoruba Richen Expands the Conversation on Marriage Equality

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Yoruba Richen brings to her films a diverse perspective coming from a multifaceted background, all of which came into play when making her new documentary The New Black. The film…...

October 19, 2012

Macky Alston on Bishop Gene Robinson, LGBT Rights, and Making His Film, Love Free or Die

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Macky Alston (Hard Road Home) returns to Independent Lens this season with his new film Love Free or Die. We sat down to discuss the genesis of his latest work…...