Date(s) - 11/09/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Categories LGBT New Jersey events
LGBT Film Festival in Woodbury, NJ
Nov. 9 at 7 pm at Polkys Corner, 164 South Broad Street in Woodbury, NJ. The LGBT Community spans every race, creed, sex, gender, ability, and nationality. Discover the diversity of LGBT people through film.
Bear in a Bedroom – As a bear dresses, he reveals more than just a hairy chest, he talks about the highs and lows of his life and the healing power of love.
After the Date – After the date shares the relationship between Emma, a trans woman, and a new romantic interest, Nate. The two are brought together by Emma’s interest in photography. Emma fears rejection from her new boyfriend, and the strength of their bond is tested after Emma experiences harassment by a police officer. After the Date depicts a positive and loving relationship between a transgender woman and a cisgender straight man.
More than GOD – A short comedy set in modern Ireland that follows the attempts of a religious doctor to uncover his wife’s suspected affair, but instead is confronted by the rigidity of his religion, the boundaries of his love for his daughter, and his obligation to resuscitate her lover’s husband.
The Devil is in the Details – Set in mid-19th-century France, this short follows Alexina, a trainee school teacher in a young girl’s convent, who suffers unbearable pains. After examination by a doctor who questions Alexina’s gender and subsequently decides that masculinity prevails, Alexina works to find their own path forward.
Mark Bunyun: Very Nearly Almost Famous – In the words of a fan, he was “The first gay superstar” but was he too gay for his own good? Co-founder of the Pink Singers and a driving force behind Gay’s The Word bookshop, Mark Bunyan has been engaged in almost every pivotal event in UK gay history including fundraising for the defense of the famous blasphemy case Whitehouse v. Lemon involving Gay News and a high court battle to prevent the religious funeral of a loved one.
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