Yes I Am - The Ric Weiland Story delves deep into the legacy of a remarkable individual whose life was a tapestry of tech innovation, philanthropic generosity, and unwavering advocacy for LGBTQ+ rights. As one of the earliest founders & queer pioneers at Microsoft, Ric Weiland's genius was matched only by his compassion and commitment to causes close to his heart. Yet beneath the luminance of his achievements lay a complex battle with mental health, adding depth and vulnerability to his profound journey. This poignant documentary unravels Weiland's multifaceted life, juxtaposing the vibrancy of the tech world with the challenges and triumphs of being openly gay during a transformative era, all while navigating personal inner challenges. With intimate interviews - including Bill Gates, rare archival footage, and a heartfelt commentary by Zachary Quinto, "Yes I Am" paints a vivid portrait of a man who dared to live authentically, leaving an indelible impact on both Silicon Valley and the LGBTQ+ community. Directed by queer director Aaron Bear & Executive Produced by Fenton Bailey & Randy Barbato, Yes I Am - The Ric Weiland Story shines a spotlight on a queer pioneer that was gone too soon.