Category Archives: film

LGBT Profile: Filmmaker Lee Daniels

I did not realize that Daniel’s had some high profile movies before The Butler. from Out magazines ‘Out100’ 2013: The narrative of Daniels’s hard-living, hard-working life is a movie in itself, and maybe one day he’ll make it. He watched … Continue reading

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LGBT History: ‘The Case Against 8’ Documentary

History as we lived it is the subject of a new documentary by Ben Cotner and Brian White. From The Huffington Post: Two gay couples who waged a five-year court battle to restore same-sex marriage in California are back in … Continue reading

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Meeting Transgender Kids Helped Jared Leto Understand His Character Rayon

Jared Leto turns in a fantastic performance as Rayon, a transgender woman, in the film Dallas Buyers Club. In the January/February 2014 issue of HIV Plus magazine, Leto talks about how he understood the character and how meeting some transgender … Continue reading

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Movie Review: ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Dallas Buyers Club is a film that shows that good movie making can still happen. The movie, staring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner and Jared Leto follows the story of Ron Woodroof, a homophobic, Dallas party man who contracts HIV. We … Continue reading

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Gay Rodeo Documentary Seeks Post Production Funds

Filmmaker Matt Livadary continues his efforts to bring the documentary about the gay rodeo circuit, its participants and fans to fruition. Queens & Cowboys is the story of Matt’s year on the International Gay Rodeo Circuit. I first read about … Continue reading

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Documentary Focuses on LGBT Youth Of Color

[Pier Kids: The Life] follows the lives of three LGBTQ homeless youth of color that congregate on Christopher Street and the surrounding piers in New York City every night, showing what it means to still be, even in light of … Continue reading

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Meet the Man Behind The Documentary ‘Bridegroom’

Blog Queerty has an short interview with Shane Bitney Crone, the man behind the story of Bridegroom, a documentary that depicts the painful experience of Crone after his partner died from a tragic accident: The video, which depicted the heartbreak … Continue reading

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