Topics :: film

Women Missing From the Movies, Says Geena Davis

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Sep 25, 2014
The results are in from her extensive study, says Geena Davis: women and girls are few and far between in films, and those there have no job other than to be thin and pretty.

A Walk Among the Tombstones

By Jake Mulligan | Friday Sep 19, 2014
This movie uses its Neeson, but it doesn't earn it.

Qfilms :: Premieres & Award Winners

By Chris Carpenter | Saturday Sep 6, 2014
The 21st Long Beach Qfilm event will take place Friday, September 12 through Sunday, September 14 at the historic Art Theatre and adjoining LGBTQ Center on 4th Street's famed "retro row."

China Cans Beijing Independent Film Fest

By Didi Tang | Saturday Aug 23, 2014
Chinese authorities blocked an annual independent film festival from opening on Saturday, said organizers of an event that has become a rare and influential venue for critical voices.

HBO Latin America Presents The 6th Annual Ft. Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

Sunday Aug 17, 2014
The sixth Annual Ft. Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (FLGLFF) is doubling the number of films it will present and extending the schedule to seven days this year, announced Mark Gilbert, board chair and interim festival director.

Gay Man Documents Journey of LGBT Refugees Fleeing Iran For Turkey

By Anthony Lanni | Saturday Aug 16, 2014
New York filmmaker Rick Flynn addresses and exposes the daunting realities that exist for LGBT abroad in his debut feature documentary "Golf Alpha Yankee."

I Am Happiness on Earth

By Kilian Melloy | Friday Aug 15, 2014
Director Julin Hernndez delves through love, isolation, desperation, the artistic struggle, and a whole lot more with "I Am Happiness on Earth."

Rolla Selbak Launches the 'Grrl's Guide to Filmmaking'

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Aug 14, 2014
Award-winning filmmaker Rolla Selbak goes behind the scenes with today's best female filmmakers in her new series, "The Grrl's Guide to Filmmaking."

Around the Block

By Jake Mulligan | Friday Aug 1, 2014
Slightly unexpected beats can't save director Sarah Spillane's debut from being anything more than another trifle in an often-trod-through pool.

LezFest Chicago Motivates Community for Women's Words Weekend

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
On July 28, Pride Films and Plays presents "LezFest: A One Night Fling," a celebration in words, songs, music and theater at Mary's Attic. Join PFP for an evening all about ladies who love ladies who are artists.