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GLAAD Slams Hollywood for Poor Portrayal of LGBT Community

MOVIES | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 22
GLAAD is criticizing Hollywood's portrayal of the LGBT community in a new report this week, saying filmmakers are failing to represent gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals.

16th Annual Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

MOVIES | By Mike Halterman | Apr 25
The Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival is turning sweet sixteen, and to commemorate this special occasion, a record number of films will be screened for the enjoyment of all film lovers in South Florida.

The San Francisco International Film Festival

MOVIES | By David Lamble | Apr 24
The San Francisco International Film Festival is 57 years old, and still the city’s most reliable guide to cutting-edge international cinema. This year’s slate unspools April 24 through May 8.

Getting Straight About Gay History at Film Festivals

MOVIES | By Michael Cox | Sep 9
In "Sufferin’ Till You’re Straight" a brassy drag queen gives a short, comedic history lesson of the LGBT community’s long struggle for equal rights in the face of social bigotry. And this short film is popping up in film festivals.

Venice: Arab Film Features Gay Protagonist

MOVIES | By Colleen Barry | Sep 4
Writer and director Abdellah Taia believes he has given Arab cinema its first gay protagonist in his debut film "Salvation Army."

GLAAD Finds Movies Lag Behind TV in LGBT Roles

MOVIES | By Jocelyn Noveck | Aug 21
We may be seeing more prominent gay and lesbian characters on TV shows, but the movie industry lags well behind the small screen, an advocacy group reports.

Which Gay Movie Inspired ’Girls’?

CELEBRITIES | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 27
Guess which gay film "Girls" creator and star Lena Dunham said helped inspire create the breakthrough HBO show.

China Sensors ’Cloud Atlas,’ Deletes Gay Love Scene

MOVIES | By Louise Watt | Jan 24
Nearly 40 minutes have been chopped from the Hollywood film "Cloud Atlas" for Chinese audiences, deleting both gay and straight love scenes to satisfy local censors despite a movie-going public that increasingly chafes at censorship.

Alan Cumming Picks 5 Unconventional Family Films

MOVIES | Dec 14
Out actor Alan Cumming picks and discusses five of his favorite unusual family movies

Drama on Aging Gay is Philippine Hope for Oscars

MOVIES | Sep 26
A Philippine drama that explores the loneliness and missed opportunities of a 70-year-old gay man is testing local sensibilities about sexuality and, could be nominated for an Academy Award.

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