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Lesbian Drama Triumphs at Cannes as Douglas Wins Nothing - Bloomberg

Lesbian Drama Triumphs at Cannes as Douglas Wins Nothing - Bloomberg | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Bloomberg Lesbian Drama Triumphs at Cannes as Douglas Wins Nothing Bloomberg Gay love appeared in more than one movie at this year's festival -- even as tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Paris yesterday to protest the recent...
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HBO Films: Behind the Candelabra Trailer

Michael Douglas and Matt Damon star in the new HBO Film, "Behind the Candelabra," premiering Sunday, May 26 at 9PM only on HBO. (Las Vegas, lentejuelas, candelabros y gay affaires.
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Erotic Gay Thriller "Stranger By The Lake" Seduces Cannes Film Festival

Erotic Gay Thriller "Stranger By The Lake" Seduces Cannes Film Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

New to the scene is Franck (Pierre Deladonchamps), a handsome twentysomething more in the market for a partner than a sex buddy, but taking his chances in the...

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After gay kiss in 'Bombay Talkies', lesbian smooch in 'Go Goa Gone' - Indian Express

After gay kiss in 'Bombay Talkies', lesbian smooch in 'Go Goa Gone' - Indian Express | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
After gay kiss in 'Bombay Talkies', lesbian smooch in 'Go Goa Gone' - Bollywood cinema is truly coming of age.

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Amsterdam and Lisbon film festivals join The Iris Prize

Amsterdam and Lisbon film festivals join The Iris Prize | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

LGBT film festivals in Amsterdam and Lisbon have joined The Iris Film Prize, the world's biggest gay short film festival, and will each nominate a short film to...

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Trans Film Festival in Bologna

Trans Film Festival in Bologna | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Divergenti Festival Internazionale di Cinema Trans will be screening films about transgender and transsexual people in Bologna, Italy from 2 to 5 May 2013. Source: eventando.it via Eventando on Pin...

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Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Fest: Movies That Go Beyond Coming ...

Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Fest: Movies That Go Beyond Coming ... | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
While "coming out" was once a prevailing theme in gay cinema, LGBT films have progressed right along with the people whose stories they tell. Universal themes such as unrequited love, triumph over adversity, and loss of ...
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Does "Downton Abbey" perpetuate gay stereotypes?

Does "Downton Abbey" perpetuate gay stereotypes? | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

In year two he went to war, messed about with the black market, and put his hand in the path of a bullet so as to get his ass out of the trenches and back to the good great house.

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Australian short film about gay first love gets 20000 views on YouTube

Australian short film about gay first love gets 20000 views on YouTube | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The Australian Theatre for Young People in Sydney have made a touching short-film about first love between two boys at school.

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New Documentary Following LGBT Athletes As They Come Out

New Documentary Following LGBT Athletes As They Come Out | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Directed by Michiel Thomas and starring Fallon Fox, 'Game Face' is a powerful portrayal of athletes as they come out. The project is now looking for funding.
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The In and Out LGBT film festival begins today in Nice, France

The In and Out LGBT film festival begins today in Nice, France | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The In and Out gay and lesbian film festival will be taking place in Nice from 16 to 24 April in Nice, France, and from 26 to 29 April in . What will be screened? A última vez que vi Macau (The Las...

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Q Fest Brings LGBT-themed films closer to home

Q Fest Brings LGBT-themed films closer to home | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Even though the Esperanza fought back, won a federal lawsuit against the city in 2001, and continued offering other LGBT film programs over the years such as the...

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Kashish - Mumbai's Queer Film Festival

Kashish - Mumbai's Queer Film Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival will be screening films from 22 to 26 May 2013 in Mumbai, India. The aim of this event is to encourage filmmakers to broaden the visibility of I...

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'Where the Bears Are' Returns for Second Season

'Where the Bears Are' Returns for Second Season | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Where The Bears are centers on a subculture within the LGBT community known as bear (a large, hairy man who projects an image of rugged manliness). Taking place in Los Angeles, the series focuses on three gay bear ...
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Behind the Candelabra is tipped for Cannes success – but can't win Oscar - The Guardian

Behind the Candelabra is tipped for Cannes success – but can't win Oscar - The Guardian | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The Guardian Behind the Candelabra is tipped for Cannes success – but can't win Oscar The Guardian The Hollywood studios refused to finance it, said director Steven Soderbergh, because they believed the film would find no audience "except for...
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Queer and Trans Subjects in Iranian Cinema: Between Representation, Agency, and Orientalist Fantasies

Queer and Trans Subjects in Iranian Cinema: Between Representation, Agency, and Orientalist Fantasies | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The concept of a queer Iranian cinema may sound contradictory or impossible, but that is exactly how one would describe Facing Mirrors (2011), the first movie to feature a female-to-male transgender main character that has ...
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Indian director: Gay kiss in Bollywood film 'stunned audiences'

Indian director: Gay kiss in Bollywood film 'stunned audiences' | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The director of a new Indian anthology film has praised Karan Johar for choosing to break the mould and show a gay kiss in a Bollywood film.

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Bridegroom wins the Heineken Audience Award 2013

Bridegroom wins the Heineken Audience Award 2013 | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Bridegroom won the Heineken Audience Award 2013 for Best Feature Documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, yesterday, 27 April. The film is Tom and Shane's love story. Shane's fami...

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The Great Gatsby’s Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire enjoy gay night out

The Great Gatsby’s Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire enjoy gay night out | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire enjoyed a gay night out when The Great Gatsby hunks teamed up to show their support at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday.
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'The Perks of Being a Wallflower' wins GLAAD Media Award for top movie

'The Perks of Being a Wallflower' wins GLAAD Media Award for top movie | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
"The Perks of Being a Wallflower" received the GLAAD Media Award for top movie Saturday night.
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Tribeca Film Festival: Making 'GBF' - New York Times (blog)

Tribeca Film Festival: Making 'GBF' - New York Times (blog) | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

With “G.B.F.,” playing in the Spotlight section of the Tribeca Film Festival, the director Darren Stein heads back to school. His 1999 film “Jawbreaker” used the high school setting as the backdrop for darkly comic and vicious shenanigans, with a candy-colored production design and nods to other teen movies of the ’80s and ’90s. “G.B.F.”  also offers a heightened, glossier and more colorful version of high school, but with a lighter touch.

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Gaybies | TLA Gay

Gaybies | TLA Gay | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Welcome to the 2013 TLA GAYBIE AWARDS, where we're honoring what we feel was the very best work in gay-themed movies and literature from the past year. And, even though we don't have an awards "show," per se, we'll still attempt to be much more concise and entertaining than the Oscars® - which shouldn't be too difficult! No need to thank us. You are very welcome.

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WATCH: This Short Film About a Gay Teen in Love Will Melt Your Heart - Advocate.com

WATCH: This Short Film About a Gay Teen in Love Will Melt Your Heart - Advocate.com | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

As one of the competition's winners, Kim was assisted with transforming his original three-minute video entry, Transcendence — which tells the story of a...

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Gay German Film Opens MoMA's Kino! Exhibition

Gay German Film Opens MoMA's Kino! Exhibition | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Frier Fall will be open the museum's 35th annual German film exhibition.


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