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The Plight of a Brave LGBT Film Festival In Russia, and How To Support Their Mission

In all likelihood, you're well aware that the situation regarding LGBT rights in Russia has reached a horrifying state. One organization that has fought back is Side By Side, an LGBT film festival in St. Petersburg. Since 2007, Side By Side (or Bok o Bok in Russian) has been working against all odds to bring LGBT cinema, education and community to Russians. And now they need your help.

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August 26, 2013
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Snapshots of our work: SRI, Wentworth Miller, and Chelsea Manning

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

First annual Studio Responsibility Index finds lack of substantial LGBT characters in mainstream films

GLAAD released its first annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI), a report that maps the quantity, quality and diversity of images of LGBT people in films released by six major motion picture studios during the 2012 calendar year. Those studios are 20th Century Fox, Paramount Pictures, Sony Columbia, Universal Pictures, The Walt Disney Studios and Warner Brothers.

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POLL: Who is your favorite LGBT film character of all time? Vote now!

This Wednesday, GLAAD will release its first annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI) mapping the quantity, quality and diversity of LGBT people in films released by the six major motion pictures during the 2012 calendar year. Before we look back at the year that was, now is your chance to tell us who is your favorite LGBT film character of all time!

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