Hot Sheet: All Those Wonderful People Out There in the Dark
BY Advocate.com Editors
September 26 2013 3:09 PM ET
6. FILM: Turtle Hill, Brooklyn
Will and Mateo are throwing a 30th birthday party for Will at their home in the Turtle Hill section of Brooklyn. When Will's conservative sister stops by unexpectedly, he is forced to come out to her and face the repercussions. From director Ryan Gielen, Turtle Hill, Brooklyn lands on DVD nationwide Tuesday. The film has been an audience favorite at festivals around the country, including NewFest (Audience Award: Best Narrative Feature), ImageOut, the Seattle LGBT Film Festival, Cinema Diverse Palm Springs, Calif., and the Philadelphia QFest, where it was hailed as "a modern-day Boys in the Band" and "intimate and affecting." Watch the trailer for the film below, and for more information visit the official Facebook page. — Jase Peeples
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