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    Out Filmmaker’s Latest Drama Is a Twisty Mystery

    Out Filmmaker’s Latest Drama Is a Twisty Mystery

    By Gary Kramer– Written and directed by out gay filmmaker Wash Westmoreland, Earthquake Bird is a twisty and absorbing adaptation of Susanna Jones’ celebrated novel. The juicy drama, available on…

    Ozon’s New Film Tackles the Church Abuse Scandal in France

    Ozon’s New Film Tackles the Church Abuse Scandal in France

    By Gary Kramer– By the Grace of God, opening November 1 in the Bay Area, is out gay director François Ozon’s riveting drama about the church’s recent child abuse scandal…

    Closeted Roy Cohn the Subject of an Eye-Opening New Doc

    Closeted Roy Cohn the Subject of an Eye-Opening New Doc

    By Gary Kramer– History shows how evil Roy Cohn really was. Described as “flamboyant” and “ruthless,” Cohn was a lawyer who helped to send Julius and Ethel Rosenberg to their…

    Almodovar’s Latest, Pain and Glory, Charts the Emotional Terrain of a Gay Filmmaker

    Almodovar’s Latest, Pain and Glory, Charts the Emotional Terrain of a Gay Filmmaker

    By Gary Kramer– Pain and Glory is out gay filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar’s elegiac autofiction, a tribute to both his filmmaking career and to his star, Antonio Banderas. This tender drama,…

    End of the Century Is a Hypnotic Gay Romantic Drama

    End of the Century Is a Hypnotic Gay Romantic Drama

    By Gary Kramer– End of the Century, opening September 27 at the Opera Plaza and Shattuck cinemas, is writer/director Lucio Castro’s absolutely hypnotic romance. Ocho (Juan Barberini) hooks up with…

    Gay Brazilian Looks for Love in SF-Shot Film

    Gay Brazilian Looks for Love in SF-Shot Film

    By Gary Kramer– The indie film Bathroom Stalls & Parking Lots, out September 10 on DVD and VOD, and screening September 20 at the Roxie Theater as part of the SF…

    Queer Literary History at Heart of Vita & Virginia

    Queer Literary History at Heart of Vita & Virginia

    By Gary Kramer– The handsome romantic drama Vita & Virginia, opening September 6 in the Bay Area, artfully, if emptily, depicts the true-life relationship between writers Vita Sackville-West (Gemma Arterton)…

    Vision Portraits: An Impressive Documentary by Gay Filmmaker Rodney Evans

    Vision Portraits: An Impressive Documentary by Gay Filmmaker Rodney Evans

    By Gary Kramer– Vision Portraits, opening August 30 in the Bay Area, is out gay writer-director Rodney Evans’ remarkable documentary about visually-impaired artists. Evans uses his own experiences of losing…

    This Is Not Berlin Is a Queer and Worthwhile Coming of Age Drama

    This Is Not Berlin Is a Queer and Worthwhile Coming of Age Drama

    By Gary Kramer– This Is Not Berlin, opening August 30 in the Bay Area, is director/co-writer Hari Sama’s immersive and semi-autobiographical drama about two friends, Carlos (Xabiani Ponce de León)…

    Consequences Is the First Narrative Queer Film from Slovenia

    Consequences Is the First Narrative Queer Film from Slovenia

    By Gary Kramer– The absorbing drama Consequences, now available on iTunes, Amazon and other outlets, is billed as the “first narrative queer film from Slovenia.” Written and directed by Darko Stante, it…

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