Genre

Documentary

DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

THE ARCHIVETTES

Film

THE ARCHIVETTES

Directed by Megan Rossman
A determined team of volunteers join forces to safeguard New York’s Lesbian Herstory Archives, the world's largest collection…
SHORT FILMS

THE BONY LADY

Film

THE BONY LADY

Directed by Adriana Barbosa, Thiago Zanato
This film follows Arely Vazquez, a transgender woman and leader of the Santa Muerte cult in Queens, NY,…
SPECIAL EVENTS

CELEBRATION

Film

CELEBRATION

Directed by Olivier Meyrou
Blocked from public exhibition for nearly 12 years, Olivier Meyrou’s shocking portrait of Yves Saint Laurent in the…
CENTERPIECES

CHANGING THE GAME

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CHANGING THE GAME

Directed by Michael Barnett
Three resilient transgender high school athletes across the U.S. fight for their sports titles and battle voices of…
SPECIAL EVENTS, THE LEGACY PROJECT

COMMON THREADS: STORIES FROM THE QUILT

Film

COMMON THREADS: STORIES FROM THE QUILT

Directed by Jeffrey Friedman, Rob Epstein
This winner of the 1990 Academy Award for Best Documentary explores the lives commemorated by the AIDS Memorial…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

FABULOUS

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FABULOUS

Directed by Audrey Jean-Baptiste
Transgender dancer Lasseindra Ninja returns to her home in French Guiana to empower the local LGBTQ community through…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO

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FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO

Directed by Daniel Karslake
Four families of faith journey to accept their LGBTQ children in this powerful followup to For the Bible…
SHORT FILMS

FRAMING AGNES

Film

FRAMING AGNES

Directed by Chase Joynt, Kristen Schilt
Watch as preeminent trans culture-makers of our time breathe new life into a 1950s archive of never-before-seen histories…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES, FORD UNDER THE STARS

GAY CHORUS DEEP SOUTH

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GAY CHORUS DEEP SOUTH

Directed by David Charles Rodrigues
The San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus journeys through the deep South with a message of tolerance and love…
SPECIAL EVENTS

HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR

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HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR

Directed by Andrew Putschoegl
Sam Harris's award-winning one-man musical sees Harris play himself and ten other characters in the story of his…
SHORT FILMS

HOW TO MAKE A RAINBOW

Film

HOW TO MAKE A RAINBOW

Directed by Ryan Maxey
Over two formative years, a young girl and her mother journey through the joy and struggle of a…
SHORT FILMS

I BLEED

Film

I BLEED

Directed by Bruno H Castro, Guto BR, Tiago Minamisawa
This intimate confession of a person living with HIV is inspired by a true story.
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

JONATHAN AGASSI SAVED MY LIFE

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JONATHAN AGASSI SAVED MY LIFE

Directed by Tomer Heymann
The glitter and grime of the sex industry are chronicled in this story of Israeli global porn sensation…
SHORT FILMS

THE LITAS

Film

THE LITAS

Directed by William Desena
Gevin Fax is the oldest member of the women motorcycle collective, The Litas. This film tracks her and…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

MR. LEATHER

Film

MR. LEATHER

Directed by Daniel Nolasco
The men of São Paulo’s fiercely devoted leather community guide us through the art of their fetish as…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

PIER KIDS

Film

PIER KIDS

Directed by Elegance Bratton
A transcendent visual exploration of the next spirited generation of NYC’s Christopher Street Pier kids living on the…
THE LEGACY PROJECT

THE QUEEN

Film

THE QUEEN

Directed by Frank Simon
Pageant Mother Flawless Sabrina reveals the competitive underground world of New York’s drag culture in the late 1960s…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

QUEERING THE SCRIPT

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QUEERING THE SCRIPT

Directed by Gabrielle Zilkha
A dynamite mixture of devoted fans, show creators, and TV stars explores the rocky history and potentially bright…
SHORT FILMS

RICK

Film

RICK

Directed by Jan-Peter Horstmann
Rick, a gay and deaf adult porn actor, overcomes his impediment and boundaries while finding personal liberation in…
SPECIAL EVENTS

SCREAM, QUEEN! MY NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (Special Sneak Preview)

Film

SCREAM, QUEEN! MY NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (Special Sneak Preview)

Directed by Roman Chimienti, Tyler Jensen
Over 30 years after starring in "the gayest horror movie ever made," Mark Patton confronts the Hollywood homophobia…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES, FORD UNDER THE STARS

SID & JUDY

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SID & JUDY

Directed by Stephen Kijak
Vintage photos and footage blend with contemporary narration to tell the tempestuous love story between Judy Garland and…
SHORT FILMS

STANLEY STELLAR: HERE FOR THIS REASON

Film

STANLEY STELLAR: HERE FOR THIS REASON

Directed by Eric Leven
Photographer Stanley Stellar has captured over 40 years of New York City's LGBTQ history. Now at 72 years…
SPECIAL EVENTS, FREE

STATE OF PRIDE

Film

STATE OF PRIDE

Directed by Jeffrey Friedman, Rob Epstein
Fifty years after Stonewall, Oscar-winning filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman visit Pride celebrations across the U.S. to…
PLATINUM

STEVEN ARNOLD: HEAVENLY BODIES

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STEVEN ARNOLD: HEAVENLY BODIES

Directed by Vishnu Dass
Angelica Huston narrates this exploration of the spectacularly surreal world of Salvador Dali’s protégé, Steven Arnold, and his…
SHORT FILMS

STONEWALL FOREVER

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STONEWALL FOREVER

Directed by Ro Haber
Fifity years after Stonewall, filmmaker Ro Haber gathers perspectives from across the queer spectrum — including those whose...
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

THE CHUNTA

Film

THE CHUNTA

Directed by Genevieve Roudane
Two gender-bending gangs of dancers in a small Mexico town face off in a struggle between queer identity…
SHORT FILMS

THE POINTLESS SISTERS

Film

THE POINTLESS SISTERS

Directed by Dave Sims
A portrait of a drag group formed 34 years ago by mainly Latino men to raise money and…
SPECIAL EVENTS, THE LEGACY PROJECT, FREE

TONGUES UNTIED

Film

TONGUES UNTIED

Directed by Marlon Riggs
Released 30 years ago, Marlon Riggs’s experimental essay-documentary is a defiant fingersnap against racial hangups and homophobic anxieties…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES, FORD UNDER THE STARS

TRIXIE MATTEL: MOVING PARTS

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TRIXIE MATTEL: MOVING PARTS

Directed by Nicholas Zeig-Owens
Trixie Mattel rides the highs and lows of drag superstardom as she records an album, returns to Drag…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

UNSETTLED

Film

UNSETTLED

Directed by Tom Shepard
Four LGBTQ refugees seeking political asylum face struggles and bureaucracy in their attempts to gain residency in the…
SHORT FILMS

VEVER (FOR BARBARA)

Film

VEVER (FOR BARBARA)

Directed by Deborah Stratman
In this meditation on unfinished works and the creative process, Deborah Stratment resuscitates abandoned footage shot in Guatemala…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

VISION PORTRAITS

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VISION PORTRAITS

Directed by Rodney Evans
Facing blindness, filmmaker Rodney Evans (Brother to Brother) reaches out to other artists who continue to create without…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

WHY CAN’T I BE ME? AROUND YOU

Film

WHY CAN’T I BE ME? AROUND YOU

Directed by Harrod Blank with Sjoerd Dijk
Mechanic and drag racer Rusty Tindenberg of Albuquerque, New Mexico, guides us through the aftermath of her transition…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

YOU DON’T NOMI

Film

YOU DON’T NOMI

Directed by Jeffrey McHale
Fans, detractors, filmmakers, and critics all share their thoughts and perspectives about the glorious excesses of the unforgettable…
GALAS

OPENING NIGHT GALA: CIRCUS OF BOOKS

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OPENING NIGHT GALA: CIRCUS OF BOOKS

Directed by Rachel Mason
Everybody knows Circus of Books, L.A.’s legendary gay pornography emporium for more than 35 years — but wait…