An lgbt film festival or queer film festival is a specialized film festival that has an lgbtq focus in its selection of films. 1 2 3 lgbt film festivals often screen films that would struggle to find a mainstream audience and are often activist spaces for awareness-raising around lgbt rights as well as for community building among queer communities. Out on film is an 501c3 art nonprofit, and atlantas lgbtq film festival. Its mission is to inform, entertain, educate, and enrich the lgbtq culture by showcasing films by, for, and about the lgbt community and its allies. The best new lgbtiq cinema, free short films, events and more. Thank you to all our filmmakers, guest speakers, sponsors, funders, partners, agencies, collaborators, delegates, supporters and, of course, our audiences around the uk and worldwide for making bfi flare 2021 a special one. The outfest fusion lgbt people of color film festival begins again in march this year with a whole new crop of films made by or about gays and lesbians. The festival runs from march 14-16, 2014 at the egyptian theater in los angeles, california. Here are a few of the standouts weve seen from the schedule of screenings over the run of the festival. 730pm closing night film sunday, september 12, 2021 jump, darling country canada run time 90 min director phil connell. Half-prepped before a dressing room mirror in the back of a bustling city gay bar, russell (thomas duplessie), an actor turned drag queen, struggling to find his voice, is given a wrenching ultimatum. Digital platforms have given audiences access to lgbtq films that were once hard to find. The dekkoo streaming service is dedicated to all lgbtq content, including movies and original programming. In 1989, donna deitch directed the made for tv movie the women of brewster place starring and produced by oprah winfrey, which was based on gloria naylors 1982 novel of the same name. The film featured an all-star cast and included two lesbian characters played by lonette mckee (lorraine) and. Our top 10 list of the best queer movies in 2021 selected for the amsterdam lgbtq film festival roze filmdagen 2021. Com (chinese language) varies usually between may september 2001 hong kong lesbian & gay film festival hong kong s. Net2015en november 2008 shanghai lgbt tourism week shanghai www. 32nd ljubljana gay and lesbian film festival (ljubljana, slovenia) 18th madurai film festival (india) chennai rainbow filmfestival 2016 (chennai, india) 7th intl queer film festival merlinka (belgrade, serbia) 6th eindhoven film festival 2016 (netherlands) 5th smita patil documentary and short film festival (official selection, pune, india).