Straight from the Heart (1994 film)

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Straight from the Heart
Film poster
Directed by Dee Mosbacher
Frances Reid
Produced by Dee Mosbacher
Frances Reid
Release dates
  • 1994 (1994)
Running time 24 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Straight from the Heart is a 1994 American short documentary film directed by Dee Mosbacher and co-directed by Frances Reid. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.[1][2]

The documentary explored relationships between straight parents and their gay children. The film includes emotional interviews with a straight couple that didn't approve of homosexuality and disowned their gay child, who died of AIDS shortly after.


  1. ^ "NY Times: Straight from the Heart". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-12-06. 
  2. ^ "The 67th Academy Awards (1995) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). Retrieved 2011-10-23. 

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