Memories of a Penitent Heart

PBS Premiere: July 31, 2017Check the broadcast schedule »

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Memories of a Penitent Heart - The film's official website provides information about the film and the filmmaker.

Original Online Content on POV
To enhance the broadcast, POV has produced an interactive website to enable viewers to explore the film in greater depth. The Memories of a Penitent Heart website -- -- offers a streaming video trailer for the film; an interview with the filmmaker; a list of related websites, articles and books; a downloadable discussion guide; and special features.

DignityUSA - The website of this advocacy organization for LGBTQ Catholics is a good source for position statements reconciling gay identity with church teachings.

CenterLink - This website hosts comprehensive lists of national LGBTQ organizations and local community centers.

GLAAD - GLAAD advocates for the acceptance of LGBTQI people, primarily focusing on media representation and cultural change.

GMHC - Founded in New York City in 1981 as Gay Men's Health Crisis, this was the first AIDS prevention organization in the world and it remains a leading provider of information and support services for people dealing with HIV/AIDS.

Latino Commission on AIDS - Formed in 1990 in response to the unmet needs voiced by the Latino community, the Latino Commission on AIDS provides health advocacy, HIV education and prevention for the Latino community.

PFLAG - PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) provides education and support resources to help families of LGBTQ children retain healthy communication and loving relationships.