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Ellen Page meets Orlando survivors in heartbreaking episode of 'Gaycation' - WATCH

2016-08-08
Ellen Page and friend Ian Daniel have been on a personal journey exploring various LGBTQ cultures around the world on a documentary series Gaycation for VICELAND. A trailer has been released for the series' Orlando special, paying tribute to those affected by the mass shooting that occurred in June, where 49 people lost their lives. The clip above shows Page and Daniel get emotional as they hear the stories from the friends and families of the victims, as well as the survivors of the Pulse nightclub shooting. "Everybody around this job stood around and we just heard 'da da da,' I'm like 'Oh my God, they're like shooting in here" a survior says as he recalls what happened to the pair. Gaycation Presents: Orlando will air on August 24, with the second season of Gaycation premiering on September 7 on VICELAND. ORLANDO-COVER You can read our special feature on Orlando and its aftermath in the new issue of Attitude, available to download now from pocketmags.com/attitude. It’s in shops now, and print copies are available to order from newsstand.co.uk. Also in Attitude’s August issue, alongside all your usual news, reviews, fitness & travel:
  • 20 years of Girl Power: Spice Girl Emma Bunton recalls the highs and lows of life as part of the world’s most famous girl groups ever.
  • Three years before Stonewall… there was the riot at Compton’s cafeteria in San Francisco. Attitude commemorates 50 years since the queer community fought back against an oppressive police force.
  • Pop’s new sensation Shura on why she doesn’t want to be compartmentalised as a queer artist.
  • Out gay Iraqi activist Amir Ashour on why he’ll never stop fighting for LGBT liberation in his homeland.
  • Willam reveals why he has no love for RuPaul’s Drag Race.
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