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Oscar Wilde biopic by Everett hails 'Christ-like' gay icon

Oscar Wilde biopic by Everett hails 'Christ-like' gay icon | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Gay cinema pioneer Rupert Everett said his new biopic about legendary literary dandy Oscar Wilde captures him as a "Christ-like" figure who sacrificed himself for the future global LBGTQ rights movement. Everett penned, directed and starred in his years-long passion project about the flamboyant

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Rupert Everett on 'The Happy Prince': An "Extremely Human" Fall of an LGBT Icon

Rupert Everett on 'The Happy Prince': An "Extremely Human" Fall of an LGBT Icon | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

He stars in his directorial debut, a "warts-and-all" biopic of Oscar Wilde’s tragic final years that Scott Rudin once championed and a string of helmers turned down before the Brit actor stepped behind the camera himself: "That was obviously a tough sell."

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Exploring the complexities of life for gay men in West Hollywood

Exploring the complexities of life for gay men in West Hollywood | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Exploring the complexities of life for gay men in West Hollywood. A behind-the-scenes look at season two of web-series I’m Fine.
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'Saturday Church' Film Review: Character Study of a Young Black LGBT Man Feels Too Tentative

'Saturday Church' Film Review: Character Study of a Young Black LGBT Man Feels Too Tentative | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

First-time writer-director Damon Cardasis approaches his characters and their world at arm’s length

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The 20 Best Movie Performances of 2017: A Year of Black, Gay, and Trans Excellence

The 20 Best Movie Performances of 2017: A Year of Black, Gay, and Trans Excellence | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

2017 flourished with performances that highlighted what it means to to be a gay man, a trans woman, a black woman, an immigrant who specializes in holistic medicine, an HIV-positive activist, a struggling mother or even a fallen Valkyrie. This week, a Los Angeles Times cover celebrating actresses calling for “a change in the way many stories are told” featured only white actresses on the cover: Margot Robbie, Diane Kruger, Saoirse Ronan, Annette Bening, Kate Winslet, and Jessica Chastain. When called out on it, Chastain responded, “It’s a sad look that there’s no WOC in this pic of us promoting our female lead films. The industry needs to become more inclusive in its storytelling.”

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First love, gay love, take center stage in 'Call Me By Your Name'

First love, gay love, take center stage in 'Call Me By Your Name' | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
"Call Me By Your Name" became a landmark for gay romantic fiction when it was first published in 2007, but the makers of a new movie version say it will appeal to anyone who enjoys a good love story.
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Arpa Film Festival Gives Platform to LGBT Voices in Armenian Filmmaking

Arpa Film Festival Gives Platform to LGBT Voices in Armenian Filmmaking | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
This past weekend’s Arpa International Film Festival was a momentous occasion for the arts and Armenia. It is probably not news to many how difficult it can be to be openly LGBT within our Armenian community.
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UK brings its celebration of LGBT progress to Orlando

UK brings its celebration of LGBT progress to Orlando | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The British consul-general touts the great progress the United Kingdom has made regarding LGBT rights and brings its #FiveFilms4Freedom program to Orlando.
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11 Incredible LGBT Travel Movies

11 Incredible LGBT Travel Movies | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Our resident LGBT travel columnist Adam Groffman shares his favorite LGBT travel movies to get you inspired for your next adventure!
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LI’s Gay & Lesbian Film Festival lineup

LI’s Gay & Lesbian Film Festival lineup | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Cinema Arts Centre in Huntington once again hosts the Long Island Gay & Lesbian Film Festival which runs this Friday through Sunday.
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Revry wants to be the Netflix of the LGBTQ world

Revry wants to be the Netflix of the LGBTQ world | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
With a mission to distribute content for queer audiences, by queer audiences, all over the world, Revery has big plans.
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Films - from silly to serious - show LGBT diversity

Films - from silly to serious - show LGBT diversity | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The fourth annual OUT at the Movies Int’l LGBT Film Fest will screen 18 films, present 18 filmmakers, actors or documentary subjects and hold eight parties in venues throughout Winston-Salem
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Award Winning LGBT Short Film ‘Pick Up’ Tackles Stigma and HIV in the Modern Age

Award Winning LGBT Short Film ‘Pick Up’ Tackles Stigma and HIV in the Modern Age | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

‘Pick Up’ Starring Travor Thompson (Switched at Birth), Louis Hunter (The Fosters) and Marque Richardson (Dear White People) released on Vimeo today, to coincide with National Gay Men’s HIV Awareness Day – 9/27

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Desperado LGBT Film Fest Coming to Paradise Valley Feb. 9 to 11

Desperado LGBT Film Fest Coming to Paradise Valley Feb. 9 to 11 | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Here's what to expect at the 2018 Desperado LGBT Film Festival at Paradise Valley Community College.

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Tunisia holds its first ever LGBT film festival, Focus on Africa

Tunisia holds its first ever LGBT film festival, Focus on Africa | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Tunisia holds its first ever LGBT film festival
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‘In the Fade’ Director Fatih Akin Shares the Love in Palm Springs After His Globe Win

‘In the Fade’ Director Fatih Akin Shares the Love in Palm Springs After His Globe Win | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Akin kept making his promotional rounds after his unexpected Golden Globes win, turning up at the Palm Springs International Film Festival.
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Dekkoo Launches Season 2 of Smart, Angsty Gay Dramedy "I'M FINE" January 25

Dekkoo Launches Season 2 of Smart, Angsty Gay Dramedy "I'M FINE" January 25 | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

On January 25, Dekkoo.com, the gay global streaming media service catering to gay men, will launch season 2 of their third original series, "I'm Fine."

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The 10 Best LGBTQ Films of 2017, From ‘Call Me by Your Name’ to ‘BPM’

The 10 Best LGBTQ Films of 2017, From ‘Call Me by Your Name’ to ‘BPM’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The best queer movies of 2017 include Oscar contenders for best documentary, best foreign language film, and best picture.


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Why 2017 was a game-changing year for LGBT cinema

Why 2017 was a game-changing year for LGBT cinema | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

While a few high-profile films have broken the mould of the type-cast or side-lined LGBT character in recent decades, such as Ang Lee’s 2005 Brokeback Mountain or Todd Haynes’s 2015 Carol, equality of LGBT representation in cinema still seems some way off: a US study on the top 100 films of 2016 showed only 1.1 per cent of speaking characters were gay, lesbian or bisexual, no speaking character was identified as transgender, and only one film featured a gay protagonist. That film was Moonlight.

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The Best Gay Sex Scenes You'll See All Year Are In This New Film About AIDS Activism

The Best Gay Sex Scenes You'll See All Year Are In This New Film About AIDS Activism | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In BPM (Beats Per Minute), protagonists dance, have sex, and fight like fully realized people, portraying AIDS as a disease not of the dying, but of those fighting to survive.
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8 LGBT Filmmakers Who Are Having a Great Year

8 LGBT Filmmakers Who Are Having a Great Year | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
From up-and-comers making splashy debuts, to reliable favorites stepping up their game, these filmmakers are having a great year.
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This Netflix doc tells the most vital LGBT story of all time

This Netflix doc tells the most vital LGBT story of all time | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
We talk to the director of ‘The Death And Life Of Marsha P. Johnson’, a film about the radical queer activist once photographed by Warhol
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Go back in LGBT Atlanta time with this exclusive 'zine

Go back in LGBT Atlanta time with this exclusive 'zine | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
One of the many intriguing screenings on tap at the 30th Annual Out On Film festival is “Three Decades of Queer Atlanta: The American Music Show,” happening Sunday, Oct. 7 at 1 p.m. at the Landmark Midtown Art Cinema and curated by Matthew Terrell. Never heard of “The American Music Show”? Allow the organizers to …
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Armie Hammer on gay romance Call Me By Your Name: ‘There were fetishes I didn’t understand’

Armie Hammer on gay romance Call Me By Your Name: ‘There were fetishes I didn’t understand’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In Luca Guadagnino’s acclaimed gay coming-of-age story, Hammer plays the older lover of a 17-year-old boy. He talks about the challenges of playing his third gay role – including conveying the erotic allure of a peach
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