These outstanding documentaries and features hail from the U. For more information or to purchase contact the Box Office 410 -276-1651. Sullivan Transgender comedian Ian Harvie is the focus of this hilarious yet self-aware 2013 documentary. His facile sense of ease, not just his gender-bending presence, makes his humor groundbreaking. It's these very qualities that attracted comedian Margaret Cho, who produced this film and has publicly raved about Ian's work, besides including him in her opening act for years. Filled with clips of Ian's stage shows and his inclusive, relatable humor , he explores everything from acquiring male privilege to navigating gendered bathroom politics.
Wicked Queer: Boston LGBT Film Festival 2019
Wicked Queer: Boston LGBT Film Festival 2019 in Boston, MA | Everfest
Founded in 1984 by film programmer George Mansour, the festival has been hosted by the … Museum of Fine Arts, Boston since the early nineties. In 2010 we screened over 100 films from 20 countries. The Boston LGBT Film Festival celebrates, displays and distributes work by and for LGBT media makers — work that enertains, enriches and enlightens all audiences in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allied communities. Festival website www. No ratings yet. Be the first one to rate this festival! Thus we verify the festival's legitimacy and relevance before pushing the call for submissions live.
I talked to Amit Dixit, the festival's communications director, about the fantastic events happening throughout the week and the ambitious program of over 120 features and shorts participating in this year's film festival. This smart comedy is about the conservative Catholic Cantone family, which owns and operates a pasta factory in southern Italy. Tommaso, the youngest son, lives in Rome, where he studies literature and lives with his boyfriend. Tommaso decides to tell his parents the truth about himself, but when he is finally ready to come out in front of the entire family, his older brother Antonio ruins his plans. Growing up here in Boston and being part of the local Boston community, I currently sit on the board of the History Project, which is now in its 31st year, where we document the history of the LGBT community.
There are a number of "not to be missed" films on the schedule:. The Boston GLBT Film Festival launch party will take place on April 26th at Ginger Park, with the announcement of the full schedule of films, panels and events, and the unveiling of the new program. Please keep an eye on the Festival website www. Last year the Festival had 32 community co-presenters representing the diversity in the LGBT community. This past year the Festival has co-presented Queer film at a number of other festivals including:.