Songs from Movies

History Lessons (2000)

A montage of film clips and stills calling all lesbians to come out and celebrate who they are. In a trilogy of experimental documentaries, director Barbara Hammer rewrites history by inserting lesbians and lesbian imagery throughout educational films, newsreels, medical footage and more from the past century.

The movie History Lessons, released in 2000, features 10 songs from artists like Lisa Ben, Zarah Leander and Gretchen Phillips. What is your favorite song from History Lessons?


Songs from History Lessons

People Will Say We're In Love
Lisa Ben
Cruising Down the Boulevard
Lisa Ben
The Girl That I Marry
Lisa Ben
Zarah Leander
Going to Sit Right Down and Write My Butch a Letter
Lisa Ben
How Lesbians Get That Way
Gretchen Phillips
Always True To You Darling
Lisa Ben
Soft Pedal Blues

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