Most people have heard of the United States’ infamous ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ policy, yet few know about Australia’s own history of LGBT military service. In Serving in Silence? lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender servicemen and women share their personal stories for the first time.
When Eddie Taylor (Henry Fonda) is released from prison and into the arms of his sweetheart, Joan (Sylvia Sidney), he is determined to turn his life again and leave behind his life of crime. However, Eddie cannot run away from his shadowed past.