Mariette Pathy Allen ‘s Breaking More Boundaries @ an exhibit for Pride

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  Mariette Pathy Allen has been photographing the transgender community for almost 50 years. Through her artistic practice, she has been a pioneering force in gender consciousness, contributing to numerous cultural and academic publications about gender variance and lecturing worldwide. From June 1 to July 30, Culture Lab LIC in NY will celebrate Mariette’s work … Continue reading

Kokomo City and celebrating the life of Koko Da Doll @ Miami’s OUTshine Film Festival

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  What was intended as one of the best ‘welcome home’ stories at this week’s Outfest LGBTQ Film Festival in Miami has suddenly turned into a celebration of life for one of the stars of the award-winning Kokomo City. This trail-blazing documentary is the debut of  Miami local D. Smith who directed, produced, and edited it … Continue reading

Tennessee passes Law to ban all drag queens : It could be the start of a very slippery slope

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  Last year Tennessee was debating a bill that failed to include a minimum age limit for marriage.  Child brides are evidently fine for the upstanding legislators the self-appointed moral guardians of the state.  However, these are the same lawmakers who this week actually passed a bill banning drag shows in public ! This law … Continue reading

Queerguru reviews A PLACE OF OUR OWN : the trials & tribulations of an Indian transgender pair seeking accomodation

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  A Place Of Our Own is a new feature film about the trials and tribulations of a couple of transgender women In Bhopal, India, and is a tragic reminder of how life for them has not progressed at all in society.  The film, made by the Ektara Collective, an independent collaborative of filmmakers which … Continue reading

Ray Whitehouse talks about A RUN FOR MORE the inspiring story of a transgender woman who wants ‘a seat at the table’

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Ray Whitehouse talks to Queerguru about his debut feature film A RUN FOR MORE a compelling documentary about a charismatic Texan transgender woman and her campaign to be elected for the rough District 8 of San Antonio’s City Council in the US’ most transphobic State and in the middle of a very dangerous political climate. There are very few stories that are so inspiring and uplifting as FRANKIE GONZALES- WOLFE‘s.

The film was screened at Wicked Queer Boston’s LGBTQ+ Film Festival and here is our full review  HERE.

For all future screenings check out https://www.arunformore.com/?


N.B. The interview was filmed to mark  Trans Awareness Week and also Trans Remembrance Day


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