Kyle Patrick Alvarez’s C.O.G. has received the Grand Jury Prize for best new American cinema at the 39th Seattle International Film Festival, which concludes Sunday. An adaptation of an essay by David Sedaris, the film concerns a young man working on an apple farm in Oregon.
On Thursday, June 27, HBO is premiering The OUT List, a film of intimate docu-portraits from photographer and director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders that follows in the vein of his well known projects About Face: Supermodels Then and Now, The Latino List and The Black List.
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.
GLAAD's Campaigns Intern, Katy Butler, writes a first-hand account of her visit to Washington Hill to share her work with the film BULLY. Her efforts to change the MPAA rating from R to PG13 earned her with a special award from GLAAD in 2012.
God Loves Uganda, a documentary directed by Roger Ross Williams follows American and Ugandan religious leaders that are fighting "sexual immorality" and missionaries that are trying to convince Ugandans to oppose LGBT people. The Unitarian Universalist Association will host a panel and reception around a special screening of God Loves Uganda.