Tom Kalin
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1962
Birth Place:
Illinois

Biography

Filmmaker, screenwriter, producer and gay-rights activist Tom Kalin is a relatively new, but rapidly rising figure in contemporary gay cinema. His debut feature Swoon (1992) was a compelling, highly stylized, even a tad surreal look at a notorious 1924 murder case in which two wealthy homosexuals murdered a 14-year-old-boy just for the thrill. Infamous defense attorney Clarence Darrow defended the...