The film by out director Craig Johnson made a powerful debut with its limited release this weekend.
Will playing gay ruin your acting career? Don't tell that old trope to these big Hollywood names.
On average, the film about a long-term gay relationship outpaced all other films at the box office last weekend.
The transgender arts festival will also include appearances by Kate Bornstein, Ian Harvie, Bianca Leigh, and Holly Woodlawn.