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Pittsburgh Fall Film Preview including ReelQ.org

Pittsburgh Fall Film Preview including ReelQ.org | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The first of the 'Burgh's two long-running festivals to return is the 28th annual Pittsburgh International Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, now called Reel Q (www.reelQ.org).

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Tampa LGBT film festival takes a world view

Tampa LGBT film festival takes a world view | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Films from 18 countries will be part of this year's Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, running Oct. 4 to 12.
The festival, now in its 24th year, will include 36 feature films and 40 shorts.
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Southern Baptist Sissies, Celluloid, The Last Match to Show at Palm Springs Cinema Diverse

Southern Baptist Sissies, Celluloid, The Last Match to Show at Palm Springs Cinema Diverse | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The always-compelling and increasingly renowned Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, officially called Cinema Diverse, is coming up soon, and organizers have put together a terrific lineup.
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B. Ruby Rich on how TIFF helped coin the term New Queer Cinema

B. Ruby Rich on how TIFF helped coin the term New Queer Cinema | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
World famous film festival starts on September 5Toronto is getting ready to host the world at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) which runs September 5-15. During the festival careers can be made or lost.
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NewFest film festival tells stories of young gay love

NewFest film festival tells stories of young gay love | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The autobiographical comedy features Denny as the free-spirited lesbian Andy, while Sarah Hagan plays her childhood friend Liv.

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Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival Returns This November

Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival Returns This November | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Reeling: The Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival is back this November with gay-themed films hoping to make you laugh, cry, and everything in between. From November 7 through 14, audiences will be treated to a variety of films from up-and-coming as well as established filmmakers.

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Cinema Diverse: Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival 2013 Screening Schedule

Cinema Diverse: Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival 2013 Screening Schedule | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, which opens on Thursday, September 19th and runs through Sunday, September 22nd, today announced the complete 2013 Schedule for its Sixth Anniversary Edition.

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Palm Springs enjoys the proximity to Hollywood 100+ miles away - and the Gay Film Festival is an important compliment to the annual International Film Festival hosted here as well.

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THEATER BUFF: Ian Paget of ‘Soul Doctor’

THEATER BUFF: Ian Paget of ‘Soul Doctor’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Ian Paget. Photo by James Shubinski.
Name: Ian Joseph Paget
Hometown: Born and raised in London til I was 12. Miami boy after that!
Current Show/Role: I play “Holy Beggar” and understudy Eli Chaim in Soul Doctor @ Circle in the Square Theatre.
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Archivists Strive to Protect Gay Home Movies

Archivists Strive to Protect Gay Home Movies | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The scenes in the cache of home movies at first glance are rather mundane, from a spirited 1957 New Year's Eve party and a poolside get-together to a summer vacation in the Cape Cod resort...

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The Happy Sad - EDGEOnTheNet

The Happy Sad - EDGEOnTheNet | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

"Dramedy" is the only word that fits Rodney Evans’ slice of 20-something life in New York City. "The Happy Sad," based on screenwriter Ken Urban’s own stage play, plays it straight... so to speak... but the material is essentially comic.

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The making of Family Restaurant, a short film for kids with LGBT parents by Andrea James

The making of Family Restaurant, a short film for kids with LGBT parents by Andrea James | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Longtime friend and Boing Boing contributor Andrea James has just completed a Kickstartered short film for children from LGBT families. I saw it this week, and was blown away by how funny and sweet it was. I know how hard she's worked on this; a true labor of love. I hope kids (and grown-ups) far and wide have a chance to experience both the art and the message. For readers in the SF Bay Area, there's a screening on Sunday June, 2013 in the Frameline LGBT film festival at San Francisco's Castro Theatre. Andrea writes in to Boing Boing with the backstory.

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SF LGBT Film Festival to Focus on Queer Asian Cinema

SF LGBT Film Festival to Focus on Queer Asian Cinema | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

As a world-renowned stage for the newest and most exciting voices in independent cinema, Frameline 37 will feature 29 films that examine queer life in films...

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Frameline37: Gay film fest ready to laugh

Frameline37: Gay film fest ready to laugh | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In an era of rapid social change, the 37th edition of Frameline's San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival might turn out to be one of the most memorable of all.
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Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto Make Oscar Cases in 'The Dallas Buyers Club'

Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto Make Oscar Cases in 'The Dallas Buyers Club' | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The actors shed dozens of pounds to portray characters diagnosed with AIDS who refused to accept their death sentences during the epidemic's early days.

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Buffering - This Week In Texas

Buffering - This Week In Texas | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

British filmmakers Christian Martin and Darren Flaxstone previously collaborated on the dark and disturbing drama Shank, followed by the ethereal and even darker movie Release. They completely change the tone with Buffering, a racy comedy about long-time boyfriends in a financial bind.

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WATCH: Help Lesbian Short 'Camp Belvidere' Make it to Completion - SheWired

WATCH: Help Lesbian Short 'Camp Belvidere' Make it to Completion - SheWired | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Out New York filmmaker Astrid Ovalles is spending the last chunk of her summer working to finish Camp Belvidere, a high-quality short film that explores the relationship...

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Tom at the Farm: Venice Review

Tom at the Farm: Venice Review | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Dolan is an accomplished enough actor to withstand the attention, but he inadvertently makes this sinister quasi-thriller -- which is as much about gay self-loathing as homophobia -- also about...

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15 LGBT Films Released On DVD, Streaming This Summer You May Have Missed - Huffington Post

15 LGBT Films Released On DVD, Streaming This Summer You May Have Missed - Huffington Post | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
15 LGBT Films Released On DVD, Streaming This Summer You May Have Missed Huffington Post If you're struggling with what to watch next, then Gay Voices has you covered as we present 15 LGBT films you might have missed when they were released on DVD...
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You Should Go: NewFest in New York City! It's An LGBT Film Festival!

You Should Go: NewFest in New York City! It's An LGBT Film Festival! | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

NewFest, New York's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Film Festival, holds a special place in my heart, and not just because it was the very first event I ever covered in my Autostraddle career. It also holds a special place in my heart because it's consistently wonderful. NewFest showcases amazing films by queer film-makers with LGBT representation in their characters and plots, and this year is definitely no different. In partnership with OutFest in Los Angeles and Film Society Lincoln Center, the festival will run Friday, September 6th through Wednesday, September 11th, with a lineup of 15 narrative features, 4 documentaries, 31 shorts and other special events.

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International Gay & Lesbian Film Festivals 2013

International Gay & Lesbian Film Festivals 2013 | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Film festivals are one of the most important venues available to artists, activists, and individuals who want to make the world a better place to live.

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SHOUT gay & lesbian film festival returns to Birmingham this weekend for 8th year

SHOUT gay & lesbian film festival returns to Birmingham this weekend for 8th year | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

SHOUT gay & lesbian film festival returns to Birmingham this weekend for 8th year The Birmingham News

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Lee Daniels' The Butler - EDGEOnTheNet

Lee Daniels' The Butler - EDGEOnTheNet | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

From humble origins on a cotton plantation to a position of trusted service in the White House, Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitaker) is a sometimes reluctant witness to history unfolding -- including the often-difficult road to greater civil equality for African-Americans.

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FilmOut San Diego Social Media Round Up (with images) · davismony

Here's a look at what you're saying and posting, about FilmOut's 15th Anniversary Festival on Social Media. Make sure to tag your photos, comments or videos with #FilmOut to join the conversation!
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The Craic Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (CGLFF) takes place tonight at the Irish Arts Center in New York City

The  Craic Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (CGLFF) takes place tonight at the Irish Arts Center in New York City | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

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13 LGBT Entertainment Moments That Made Us Proud This Year

13 LGBT Entertainment Moments That Made Us Proud This Year | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Establishments that sold alcohol to gay customers could have their liquor licenses revoked, so mobsters paid-off police to turn a blind-eye, thereby gaining a...

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