"Maxey" is an impactful documentary that tells the inspiring story of Glen Maxey, the first openly gay state legislator in Texas. The film takes us on a journey through Maxey's life from his humble beginnings in rural Texas to his groundbreaking work in the fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the 1980s. Through showcasing the hardships Maxey faced and the barriers he broke down, it offers a comprehensive view of his life and contributions to society.
The documentary highlights how Maxey's work positively impacted the lives of millions of American children, transcending beyond the LGBTQ+ community. Set to kickoff National PRIDE Month, "Maxey" is a story that showcases the importance of political representation, fighting for civil rights, and social justice for marginalized communities. It serves as a powerful reminder of the obstacles that pioneers like Glen Maxey had to face to pave the way for others in pursuit of equal rights and representation.