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Lgbt Film

Getting Back In The Activism Game

Corey Scholibo | Posted 04.10.2013 | Gay Voices
Corey Scholibo

I stopped being an LGBT activist not because my beliefs changed, but for the same reason that someone who's worked at an ice cream parlor for years eventually can't stomach another scoop. So it was with some surprise that I found myself on the board of the Don Thompson Film Festival.

Queer Cinema: From Homo To Human

Alexandra Roxo | Posted 10.16.2012 | Gay Voices
Alexandra Roxo

Recently I finished writing a script with Devon Kirkpatrick. We sent it to a potential manager, who said, "This seems really gay. I just don't think it's a big deal to be gay anymore. ... Don't you watch Modern Family?" So I shouldn't bother writing a film with a bunch of queers in it?

All About Outfest: Films Worth Coming 'Out' For (TRAILERS)

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 07.14.2012 | Los Angeles

Many of the films at Outfest this year are about something everyone can relate to: dysfunctional families. The "family" theme in some of the movies...

Movie File 'Sharing' Goes Legit

Kathy Wolfe | Posted 08.07.2012 | Gay Voices
Kathy Wolfe

The more I spoke out against online piracy, the more correspondence I began to receive from our film fans around the world. Some explained that they simply wanted the opportunity to watch our films. To that end we are excited to announce

The New New Queer Cinema

Kathy Wolfe | Posted 06.25.2012 | Gay Voices
Kathy Wolfe

Wolfe has been working behind the scenes on an initiative to secure an "LGBT" category heading as part of all digital distribution platforms. This undertaking is just the latest highlight in Wolfe's ongoing mission to facilitate the broadest possible access to our rich cinematic heritage.

Lights, Camera, Action! How Cinema Helped This Small-Town Gay Boy Realize He Wasn't Alone

Michael Varrati | Posted 06.17.2012 | Gay Voices
Michael Varrati

Velvet Goldmine was the first time I had seen people like that onscreen, people like me. From my seat in small-town America, the film served as a moment of recognition that I wasn't alone. There were other people out there who felt and desired the same things I was keeping to myself.

WATCH: Who Is Pedro Almodovar's 'Ideal Of Beauty?'

Posted 01.20.2012 | Arts

Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar has a complex relationship with beauty. For much of his life he's been surrounded in one way or another by beautiful...

Queer/Art/Mentorship: How Mentoring Emerging Queer Artists Helps Them... And Me

Jennie Livingston | Posted 12.24.2011 | Gay Voices
Jennie Livingston

Why join Ira Sachs and Lily Binns in Queer/Art/Mentorship? Because what Werner Herzog and Alan J. Pakula did for me when I was just out of college was simple. They said (though not in these exact words), "You go, girl!"

A New Community: Queer/Art/Mentorship

Ira Sachs | Posted 12.04.2011 | Gay Voices
Ira Sachs

By creating a structure for interaction among artists, among queers, among generations, we hope to create a new sense of home, a new community. Who knows what trouble we can cause.