Support Independent Cinema this Summer at an LGBT Film Festival Near You

Kick your summer off right by catching the hottest LGBT films in a city near you at this year's LGBT Film Festivals! Support your city and its LGBT voices by attending one of the festivals in the 2013 line-up below.

Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival | Honolulu, HI | June 4 – 6, 2013

Cinema St. Louis Qfest | St. Louis, MO | June 6 – 9, 2013

Queer Women of Color Film Festival | San Francisco, CA | June 14 – 16, 2013

Pink Sheep Film Festival | Wilmington, NC | June 14 – July 1, 2013

Palm Springs International ShortFest | Palm Springs, CA | June 18 – 24, 2013

Provincetown International Film Festival | Provincetown, MA | June 19 – 23, 2013

San Francisco International LGBT Festival | San Francisco, CA | June 20, 2013

Kansas City Gay & Lesbian Film Festival | Kansas City, MO | June 20 – 27, 2013

CineSLAM: Vermont's LGBT Short Films Festival | Brattleboro, VT | June 22, 2013

Philadelphia QFest | Philadelphia, PA | July 11 – 22, 2013

Damn These Heels! LGBT Film Festival | Salt Lake City, UT | July 12 – 14, 2013

OUTFEST: Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival | Los Angeles, CA | July 12 – 21, 2013

QFest 2013: The 17th Annual Houston International GLBT-Q Film Festival | Houston, TX | July 26 – 30, 2013

North Carolina Annual Gay and Lesbian Film Festival | August 9 – 18, 2013

Louisville LGBT Film Festival | Louisville, KY | August 16 – 19, 2013

Pride of the Ocean LGBT Film Festival Cruise | Seattle-Alaska | August 18 – 25, 2013

Birmingham SHOUT Gay & Lesbian Film Festival | Birmingham, AL | August 24 – 25, 2013

NewFest: The New York LGBT Film Festival | New York, NY | September 6 – 11, 2013

OutFlix Memphis | Memphis, TN | September 6 – 12, 2013

North Louisiana Gay & Lesbian Film Festival | Shreveport, LA | September 6 – 12, 2013

Long Beach Q Film Festival | Long Beach, CA | September 13 – 14, 2013

Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival | Fargo, MN | September 13 – 14, 2013

Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival | Palm Springs, CA | September 19 – 22, 2013

CNKY Scene LGBT Film Festival | Cincinnati, OH | September 20 – 22, 2013

Out on Film | Atlanta, GA | October 3 – 10, 2013

Fort Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival | Fort Lauderdale, FL | October 4 – 7, 2013

The Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival | Tampa, FL | October 4 – 12, 2013

Sacramento International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival | Sacramento, CA | October 10 – 12, 2013

Q Cinema: Fort Worth's Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival | Fort Worth, TX | October 10 – 13, 2013

Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival | Seattle, WA | October 10 – 20, 2013

Asheville Qfest | Asheville, NC | October 11 – 14, 2013

ImageOut The Rochester Lesbian & Gay Film & Video Festival | Rochester, NY | October 11 – 20, 2013

Reel Q – Pittsburgh LBGT Film Festival | Pittsburgh, PA | October 11 – 20, 2013

Dayton LGBT Film Festival | Dayton, OH | October 11 – 13, 2013

Polari Film Festival | Austin, TX | October 16 – 20

Your Normal LGBT Film Festival | Normal, IL | October 16 – 20, 2013

Reel Affirmations: International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival | Washington, DC | November 1 – 4, 2013

REELING Annual Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival | Chicago, IL | November 7 – 14, 2013

Indianapolis GLBT Film Festival | Indianapolis, IN | November 8 – 10, 2013

Long Island Gay and Lesbian Film Festival | New York, NY | November 8 – 11, 2013

 

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