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For years, the only time you could see LGBT people in film was either in broad comedy or melodramatic tragedies. Our repository of queer images trended toward the foppish best friend or the disease-stricken pariah. But with major LGBT films raking in awards in recent years—Brokeback Mountain, Moonlight, Call Me by Your Name—America has finally begun to recognize that the queer experience is just as rich a basis for cinematic experience as any other. Finally, we are in the golden age of queer film representation!

The festival's theme this year is "The Coast Is Queer."

May 25 2022 12:00 PM

Catholic University wants to auction the Dorothy costume gifted to a faculty member decades ago, but his niece says she is the rightful owner.

May 24 2022 2:42 PM

The cast of A New Era chats with The Advocate about the family's early acceptance of gay butler Thomas and the film's strong women.  

May 23 2022 1:05 PM

The history-making film hits theaters on September 30.

May 18 2022 10:57 AM

A drag queen finds a new kind of dangerous drag in Femme.

May 10 2022 2:50 PM

The LGBTQ+ landmark film was originally released in 1994.

May 10 2022 1:00 PM
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