“The Eyes of Tammy Faye,” a documentary by Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey, will be the July 6 opening night film of Outfest 2000: The Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
Closing night will feature Sony Pictures Classics’ “The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy,” which had its world premiere at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival. Written and directed by Greg Berlanti, it is a character study of a group of friends living in Los Angeles featuring Timothy Olyphant, Dean Cain, John Mahoney, Mary McCormack and Nia Long. The film’s gala Los Angeles premiere closes the festival July 17.
Fest venues across Los Angeles include the Directors Guild of America, Laemmle Sunset 5, The L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center’s Village at Ed Gould Plaza, and the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre.