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Bay Area Reporter
Filmmaker Debra Chasnoff diesin 1992, died November 7 of metastatic breast cancer. She died at her home in
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
in 1992, died November 7 of metastatic breast cancer. She died at her home in Noe Valley, where she lived with her spouse, Nancy Otto. In addition to being a filmmaker, Ms. Chasnoff, 60, known as "Chas" to friends and family, was president and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Debra Chasnoff, Academy Award-winning filmmaker who highlighted gay families, dies at 60with cancer in June 2015. “We had just accepted positions at a university in Ch
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
with cancer in June 2015. “We had just accepted positions at a university in China, teaching in the journalism department,” Nancy Otto, her wife and partner of 17 years, told The San Francisco Chronicle. “One of the first things she said was, ‘All... Read more
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International Business Times
First woman to thank lesbian partner in Oscar-winning speech dies aged 60 my partner." The speech was the first time Chasnoff 'came out' to the public.
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
my partner." The speech was the first time Chasnoff 'came out' to the public. She went on to marry another woman, artist Nancy Otto. She made several acclaimed documentaries dealing with LGBT issues, collaborating with then partner Klauser on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Debra Chasnoff, Oscar-winning artist and activist, diesand a Revolution.” In June 2015, Ms. Chasnoff was diagnosed with cancer. “It w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
and a Revolution.” In June 2015, Ms. Chasnoff was diagnosed with cancer. “It was like going from zero to 100,” said Nancy Otto, her wife and partner of 17 years. “We had just accepted positions at a university in China, teaching in the... Read more

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