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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 | 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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Stockholm voices: Cinema Queer Int Film Festival

Stockholm voices: Cinema Queer Int Film Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it
Cinema Queer International Film Festival is the largest queer film festival in Sweden. It was founded by Oscar Eriksson and Melissa Lindgren who has worked in culture for a number of years in different projects.
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'Two and a Half Men' to Explore Gay Adoption in Final Season

'Two and a Half Men' to Explore Gay Adoption in Final Season | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

She called the story a "great ride," and said that she views the storyline as a "very positive statement" about the wave of gay rights that are becoming...

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What does diversity look like? On TV this fall, we will find out

What does diversity look like? On TV this fall, we will find out | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

“How to Get Away With Murder,” a series from one of Rhimes's proteges, writer Pete Nowalk, has a cast, anchored by Viola Davis, with a huge array of skin tones, and as...

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Crowdfunder's Forum: Drew Lint on 'M / M,' The Story of a Canadian Boy In Berlin

Crowdfunder's Forum: Drew Lint on 'M / M,' The Story of a Canadian Boy In Berlin | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

Crowdfunder's Forum is a new regular feature on /bent (and a sibling to our Filmmaker's Forum features) that allows LGBT media makers to offer first...

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"We Are What We Are": Nine Need-to-Know LGBT Characters from Broadway

"We Are What We Are": Nine Need-to-Know LGBT Characters from Broadway | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

Over the last few decades, a handful of LGBT plays have been so influential on both the theatre and our culture at large, and a certain segment of the gay...

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"We Are What We Are": Nine Need-to-Know LGBT Characters from Broadway
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BROADWAY SINGS FOR PRIDE is back with an all new charity event for NEW YORK CITY GAY PRIDE 2014!

BROADWAY SINGS FOR PRIDE is back with an all new charity event for NEW YORK CITY GAY PRIDE 2014! | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

BROADWAY SINGS FOR PRIDE will celebrate NYC Gay Pride by holding with their fourth annual Gay Pride benefit concert with over 15 Broadway shows represented and countless artists! The special one-night benefit entitled "ANTHEM" will feature songs that embody gay perseverance marked by an array of musical performers from the world of Broadway, pop and beyond! 

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South Korean LGBT Community in Spotlight in Cinemas, Media

South Korean LGBT Community in Spotlight in Cinemas, Media | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

Over what was a long holiday weekend here, the South Korean LGBT community, often stigmatized, found itself at the center of attention of the country's mainstream media, creating buzz across the evening news and nationwide cinemas.

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Steve Charing OUTspoken: Top 10 LGBT Broadway Shows

Steve Charing OUTspoken: Top 10 LGBT Broadway Shows | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it
With music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson and based on Puccini's opera La bohème, Rent tells the story of a group of broke young artists and musicians including gay and lesbian characters struggling to survive and create in ...
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De Niro opens up about his gay father

De Niro opens up about his gay father | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

Robert De Niro says it was his "responsibility" to make a documentary about his father, artist Robert De Niro Sr., he told Out magazine in an interview.

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Lesbian Truths and Laughs

Lesbian Truths and Laughs | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it
Her self-consciousness is perhaps emblematic of the non-existence of lesbians, especially butchy lesbians, in the film industry. All of Season 1 is characterized by a self-consciousness, except for one outrageous moment ...
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Tribeca Review: Landmark LGBT Documentary 'Mala Mala'

Tribeca Review: Landmark LGBT Documentary 'Mala Mala' | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

It's the scope of this doc, which takes its varied stories to the Puerto Rican government, that makes it a landmark LGBT film.

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7 LGBT Films To See At Tribeca (Plus Interviews With All Their Filmmakers)

7 LGBT Films To See At Tribeca (Plus Interviews With All Their Filmmakers) | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

This year's Tribeca Film Festival has an impressive amount of LGBT-related programming, including the New York premiere of Ira Sachs' absolutely lovely...

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Here TV Debuts Webseries Guy Dubai: International Gay Spy

Here TV Debuts Webseries Guy Dubai: International Gay Spy | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it
Here TV (www.heretv.com), America’s only gay television network, today announced the premiere of the first three episodes of the new webseries Guy Dubai: International Gay Spy exclusively on the network’s YouTube Premium channel.
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When We Were Young and Unafraid Interview with Cherry Jones

When We Were Young and Unafraid Interview with Cherry Jones | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

Soon Agnes attracts the attention of Hannah an African-American lesbian separatist, made charismatically believable by Cherise Boothe.

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My Seven Day Stint on a Floating Gay Film Festival

My Seven Day Stint on a Floating Gay Film Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

The ship takes off from Midtown, a place most New Yorkers avoid at all costs. We have a laissez-faire attitude about the cruise. We prefer travel by carpool, not floating casino.

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Simone de Beauvoir Comes Alive with Violette

Simone de Beauvoir Comes Alive with Violette | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it
Violette. A film by Martin Provost  YOU HAVE TO HAND IT to the French for making a biopic about a writer known in the U.S., if at all, only in academic and feminist circles.
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Broadway Boyfriends Announce Engagement on Instagram

Broadway Boyfriends Announce Engagement on Instagram | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

Mientus announced the engagement on Instagram with a quote from Shakespeare's As You Like It: "Come, woo me, woo me, for now I am in a holiday humour and like enough to...

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Web Series Challenges Conceptions of Gay Culture

Web Series Challenges Conceptions of Gay Culture | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

"It's a series about all-American, masculine guys who just happen to be gay, who don't really fit in with the mainstream gay culture and they're not straight either so they just live in a...

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The 80th Annual Drama League Awards

The 80th Annual Drama League Awards | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

The Drama League Awards honor distinguished productions, performances, and exemplary career achievements in musical theatre and directing. First awarded in 1922 and formalized in 1935, The Drama League Awards are the oldest theatrical honors in America. They are the only major theatergoer awards chosen by audience members — specifically, by the thousands of Drama League members nationwide who attend Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. 2014 Nominees were selected from over 170 productions.

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Photo of the Day: Playbill Supports LGBT Pride Month

Photo of the Day: Playbill Supports LGBT Pride Month | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it
This month's Playbills in support of LGBTQ #PrideMonth. Thanks @playbill! #pride #gaypride #broadway #offbroadway http://t.co/lPUfOLI7Gu
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HBO Developing Gay Rights Drama From Adam Shankman

HBO Developing Gay Rights Drama From Adam Shankman | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

Open City explores the lives of characters from disparate corners of Manhattan as they navigate the cultural and political revolutions of the turbulent era, as well as the...

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Is 'Open City' HBO's Next "The Normal Heart'?

Is 'Open City' HBO's Next "The Normal Heart'? | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

With the success of projects like Looking and The Normal Heart, HBO is quietly becoming the destination for gay-themed television.

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NYC! Broadway Bares: Solo Strips

NYC! Broadway Bares: Solo Strips | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

You don't have to wait until May 11 to ogle the hunks of "Broadway Bares: Solo Strips," as the sinewy stars are offering fans a sneak peek at their forthcoming show with these steamy photos and video.

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Gay surfer's story among many told in film about sport's 'taboo'

Gay surfer's story among many told in film about sport's 'taboo' | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it
Despite an increase in the number of elite athletes coming out in other sports, there has never been an openly gay surfer on the men's professional tour, according to the...
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Controversy over 'Fun Home' prompts creators to bring show to Charleston

Controversy over 'Fun Home' prompts creators to bring show to Charleston | LGBT Movies, Theatre & FIlm | Scoop.it

In the book, which Bechdel has written and drawn in comic-strip form, she describes her childhood with a closeted gay father, who was an English...

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