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CENTERPIECES

ADAM

Film

ADAM

Directed by Rhys Ernst
An awkward high schooler learns some hard truths about love, friendship, and acceptance during a pivotal summer with…
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

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…
SHORT FILMS

THE LINE

Film

THE LINE

Directed by Melisa Resch
Sparks fly at a Saturday morning abortion clinic defense line when dedicated activist Gigi meets punk loner Amber.
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…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

QUEERING THE SCRIPT

Film

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…
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

Film

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…
PLATINUM

STEVEN ARNOLD: HEAVENLY BODIES

Film

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

Film

STONEWALL FOREVER

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

THIS IS NOT BERLIN

Film

THIS IS NOT BERLIN

Directed by Hari Sama
Two teenage best friends embark on a journey of self-discovery as they get involved with pansexual avant-garde artists…
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

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

Film

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…