FEMALE Festival Best Scene Reading: Ready to Mingle, by Olivia Belluck

Ready to Mingle follows Dr. Millie Ward, a defensive self-help columnist for the clickbait-dependent news site Nova Press. Millie thrives on applying her analytical mind to patients she cannot see, snuggled in sweaters that ensure that no one can ever see her. After a lifetime of being told she would never be enough because of… Continue reading FEMALE Festival Best Scene Reading: Ready to Mingle, by Olivia Belluck

HIGHLIGHTS: Toronto November 2022 Film Festival Showcase

Showcase of the best FILMS in the world today. Audience Award Winners:Best Feature Film: ELLIDABest Short Film: ANATEVKABest Cinematography: EMPTY SPACESBest Performances: THE STAINBest Direction: BELLYBUTTONBest Sound & Music: FLO Watch the Audience Feedback Video for each film: ELLIDA, 85min., Switzerland, Drama/RelationshipsDirected by Leon MitchellProducer/Star: Katrina SyranWriter: Birgit Syran MyaardBased upon Henrik Ibsen’s famous play,… Continue reading HIGHLIGHTS: Toronto November 2022 Film Festival Showcase

HIGHLIGHTS: LA November 2022 Film Festival Showcase

Showcase of the best FILMS in the world today. Audience Award Winners:Best Feature Film: THE QUEEN’S ORPHANSBest Short Film: KUMARESAN COLLECTORBest Cinematography: THE RESISTANCEBest Performances: SCENE FROM A FUNERALBest Direction: SWIM Watch the Audience Feedback Video for each film: THE QUEEN’S ORPHANS, 2hr. 13min., Brazil, DramaDirected by Luiz Antônio Navarro Moreira Vieira MagalhãesRaised as Catholics… Continue reading HIGHLIGHTS: LA November 2022 Film Festival Showcase

Watch the Winning LGBTQ+ Feature Film Festival Today:

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Watch the Winning LGBTQ+ Feature Festival Today: FRANCHESKA: PRAIRIE QUEEN, 64min., Canada, DocumentaryDirected by Laura Lynn O’Grady It’s hard to be a superstar when you have a midnight frontline shift to show up for. Francheska: Prairie Queen follows the journey of Filipino care worker Francis (Kiko) Yutrago, as…