Calendar

June – July 2014

FRAMELINE: KIDNAPPED FOR CHRIST
Expected to attend: Director Kate Logan A teenage girl is awakened in the middle of the night, forced to get dressed, and then sent [...]
FRAMELINE: DERBY CRAZY LOVE
For both roller derby novices and the most seasoned jammers out there, this film offers both an in-depth look at the history of women’s [...]
FRAMELINE: THE GEM PEOPLE
How does one survive an encounter with death, a silent men’s retreat, or an evening at T.G.I. Friday’s? Watch and learn. These playful and [...]
FRAMELINE: LETTER TO ANITA
In 1978, Dr. Ronni Sanlo came out and got divorced. But this was in Florida, home of orange juice spokeswoman Anita Bryant and her [...]
FRAMELINE: 20 LIES, 4 PARENTS AND A LITTLE EGG
( 20 Leugens, 4 Ouders en een Scharrelei ) Old friends Emma and Sjors haven’t seen each other in twelve years. In that decade, [...]
FRAMELINE: GENERATIONS: YOUTH AND ELDERS MAKING MOVIES
This yearly program highlights films created in Frameline and TILT’s local Generations Film Workshop, as well as five other films featuring the powerful voices [...]
FRAMELINE: BROKEN GARDENIAS
“Two fish in a tank, one turns to the other: ‘Do you know how to drive this?’” So begins this quirky dark rom-com, in [...]
FRAMELINE: AL NISA: BLACK MUSLIM WOMEN IN ATLANTA'S GAY MECCA
Eight women share a meal. It’s a simple act, but in this case, they also share deep soul sustenance as Black Muslim lesbians previously [...]
FRAMELINE: YOU AND THE NIGHT
In a secluded fortress, young lovers Ali (Kate Moran, Born in 68) and Matthias (Niels Schneider, Heartbeats) and their transvestite maid, Udo (Nicolas Maury, [...]
FRAMELINE: Past (Im)perfect: Filming Queer History
Free! Secret lives, hidden communities and suppressed imagery have made telling queer history on film a challenging task. This panel brings together passionate and [...]
FRAMELINE: EVERYBODY'S GOT SOMEBODY... BUT ME
( Todo el Mundo Tiene a Alguien Menos Yo ) It begins as a passionate affair—two beautiful women making out in cars and movie [...]
FRAMELINE: QUICK CHANGE
Everybody in Manila’s beauty pageant–mad transgender community loves “Doctor” Dorina. Her in-home, under-the-table collagen-injection services not only provide gender-confirmation for her friends and community, [...]
FRAMELINE: WHAT IT WAS
Taking a break from her high-flying career, Adina, a successful Latina starlet, (the stunning Arlene Chico-Lugo) takes refuge from Hollywood and the collapse of [...]
FRAMELINE: From Crowdfunding to Social Media to Distribution: Leveraging Emerging Digital Platforms and Technologies
Free! 90 min. Whether talking about the first dollar raised or the last seat filled during a “theatrical run,” the trajectory of an independent [...]
FRAMELINE: BI CANDY: BISEXUAL SHORT CINEMA
Why isn’t sex ever truly simple? Or relationships for that matter? Is it because we can never truly understand what goes on in someone [...]
FRAMELINE: CHANGE MAKERS: IN CONVERSATION WITH WOMEN FILMMAKERS
Free! 90 min. 2014 marks both the 20th Anniversary of the seminal New Queer Cinema classic Go Fish and the 15th Anniversary of the [...]
FRAMELINE: IN THE CITY OF SHY HUNTERS
This handsome collection of shorts puts transguys front and center. From seemingly familiar greetings and unfamiliar goodbyes, to finding empowerment through embodiment, to sci-fi [...]
FRAMELINE: FLOATING SKYSCRAPERS
Present-day Poland is by no means a safe haven for the LGBT community; Nobel Peace Prize laureate Lech Walesa has recently stated unapologetically that [...]
FRAMELINE: SALVATION ARMY
( L’armée du Salut ) Adapting his own autobiographical novel, director Abdellah Taïa tells the story of a Moroccan boy’s struggle to find himself [...]
FRAMELINE: OF GIRLS AND HORSES
( Von Mädchen und Pferden ) The latest feature from prolific queer filmmaker Monika Treut (Gendernauts, Frameline23) follows the slow rhythm of farm life [...]
FRAMELINE: PUSSY VS. PUTIN
This bracing three-film program, part of Frameline38’s spotlight on Russian LGBT cinema, brings together the funny, fresh, and bold voices of women on the [...]
FRAMELINE: DRUNKTOWN'S FINEST
Early in Drunktown’s Finest, a wise spiritual leader states: “What we look for and what we get aren’t always the same thing.” This truth [...]
FRAMELINE: BOY MEETS GIRL
Funny and provocative, Boy Meets Girl vividly captures the giddy excitement, sexual heat, and inherent heartache of “non-traditional” love in a small town. Ricky [...]
FRAMELINE: WETLANDS
Based on Charlotte Roche’s controversial, bestselling novel of the same name, Wetlands, the sophomore feature from German director David Wnendt (following the award-winning neo-Nazi [...]
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        SKYPE Q&A with FILMMAKER KAT CANDLER & SOUND DESIGNER PETE HORNER FOLLOWING THE 7:15PM SHOW ON SATURDAY NIGHT!  IN-PERSON Q&A [...]
THE INTERNET'S OWN BOY
Q&A after the 7pm show on Friday, July 4 with: Lisa Rein, Coordinator of Aaron Swartz Day Seth Schoen. As a teenager, Aaron Swartz was [...]
POP/ROX SPLIT SINGLE: APOCALYPSE: BILL CALLAHAN b/w IN SEARCH OF BLIND JOE DEATH: THE SAGA OF JOHN FAHEY
Co-Presented by Noise Pop In these early days of summer, let’s turn our attention to two iconoclasts who traversed the highways and bi-ways of America [...]
FOLLOWING THE NINTH
Post Screening Q&A with Director Kerry Candaele! “Thrilling…smartly assembled and gracefully paced.” — New York Times “The film is beautiful and powerful…If millions could experience its [...]
NIPPON NIGHTS 〜 Neon Tokyo :  Anime World #1 - SHORT PEACE
NIPPON NIGHTS is monthly series of Japanese cinema bridging different genres, styles and generations. Neon Tokyo : Anime World #1 – SHORT PEACE Wednesday, July 16th [...]
THE HISTORY OF FUTURE FOLK - Screening & Live Performance!
HISTORY OF FUTURE FOLK – Screening & Live Performance! Thursday, July 17 Co-Presented by Do415 LIVE Q&A + PERFORMANCE FOLLOWING THE SCREENING!  “Proudly low [...]