Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution | Full Trailer | NETFLIX | OTT JUNKIE

Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution | Full Trailer | NETFLIX |

Explore the history of LGBTQ+ stand-up comedy in this funny and heartfelt documentary featuring personal stories from an all-star roster of performers.

“Things have got to change, things have got to evolve.” These words ring true, both then and now. Netflix has released the official trailer for an exciting new stand-up comedy documentary, Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution, directed by acclaimed filmmaker and producer Page Hurwitz. This documentary is set to premiere at the 2024 Tribeca Film Festival in their Spotlight section, with a Netflix release following shortly after.

Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution delves into the history of LGBTQ+ stand-up comedy, highlighting its crucial role as a tool for social change over the past fifty years. The documentary combines insightful interviews, unforgettable stand-up performances, archival footage, and verité segments featuring top LGBTQ+ comics like Lily Tomlin, Sandra Bernhard, Wanda Sykes, Eddie Izzard, Hannah Gadsby, Tig Notaro, Rosie O’Donnell, Margaret Cho, Bob The Drag Queen, and Trixie Mattel, among others.

Watch the official trailer on Netflix’s YouTube channel:

The film not only celebrates contemporary LGBTQ+ comedians but also honors the trailblazing pioneers who paved the way for future generations. By reflecting on the past, Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution offers a comprehensive look at how stand-up comedy has been a powerful instrument for progress and acceptance within the LGBTQ+ community.

You can watch the teaser trailer for Hurwitz’s Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution doc right here for more.

Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution
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