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Cheryl Dunye Set to Lead as Showrunner for ‘The Gilda Stories’

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13th Gen will develop The Gilda Stories for episodic television with award-winning filmmaker Cheryl Dunye who is attached to write, direct, and lead the project as showrunner. ...
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Award-Winning LGBTQ Filmmaker and Activist JD Disalvatore Dead at 51

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JD Disalvatore, a prolific LGBT film and television producer and director and gay rights activist, died on Thursday, August 24th after a long battle with cancer. She was 51. ...
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Jeffrey Tambor, Dax Shepard, Shay Mitchell to Present at Outfest Legacy Awards

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The Outfest 2016 Legacy Awards will take place on Sunday, October 23 at performing arts venue Vibiana in downtown Los Angeles. ...
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Sean Hayes to Receive Outfest Trailblazer Award, Jill Soloway, Freeform Also Honored

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Outfest will honor Sean Hayes (Will & Grace) in addition to previously announced honorees Jill Soloway (Transparent) and Freeform at the 2016 Legacy Awards. ...
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Outfest Launched with Documentary on Lesbian Comedian, Tig Notaro

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For 30 years, Outfest has showcased thousands of films on the stories of the LGBT community in hopes of promoting LGBT equality. The festival began July 9 and will feature films for the next 10 days. ...
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Gaby Hoffman Stars in ‘Lesbian Rosemary’s Baby’ Film

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Lyle stars Gaby Hoffmann as Leah, a pregnant woman who moves into a new house with her wife June and their daughter Lyle. When Lyle does, Leah goes crazy. ...
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Reaching for the Moon – A Discussion on Race and Class

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The film tackles more on the idea of race and class rather than sexual orientation. Mary, Lota, and Elizabeth are all out as lesbians. ...
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Leighton Meester, Adam Brody, Kate McKinnon in ‘Life Partners’

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The 32nd annual Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival has announced the lineup for 2014, and it includes many well-known actors and actresses. ...
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Chris Colfer, Allison Janney, Alan Cumming Shine at 30th Annual Outfest Awards

Chris Colfer, Allison Janney, Alan Cumming Shine at 30th Annual Outfest Awards
The festival closed with “Struck by Lightning,” starring Chris Colfer, Allison Janney, Rebel Wilson, Christina Hendricks, Dermot Mulroney, and Ashley Rickards. ...
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HBO Presents AIDS Biopic ‘Vito’ Featuring Raw Footage from Early Epidemic

HBO Presents AIDS Biopic ‘Vito’ Featuring Raw Footage from Early Epidemic
An accomplished journalist, Vito befriended Lily Tomlin. “He never really tried to motivate me to come out in a big way, but I knew he would have liked it.” ...
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