Outfest has selected screenwriter and producer James Schamus ("Brokeback Mountain," "The Ice Storm," "The Wedding Banquet") as the recipient of the 18th annual Outfest Achievement Award. The award is…
Outfest, the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization promoting equality by creating and sharing LGBT stories on the screen, announced its galas for the 32nd Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival…
Lee Daniels will receive Outfest’s Visionary Award for his contribution to LGBT arts and media visibility. The director will be honored at the org’s ninth annual Legacy Awards Nov. 21 at Los Angeles…
Strong acting and occasional dives into deeper territory redeem this somewhat contrived chamber piece.
“G.B.F.” broke both stereotypes and theater capacities at Outfest’s maxed out Closing Night Gala at Hollywood’s John Anson Ford Theater on July 21. Even a little unseasonable Los Angeles sprinkling…
Chris Mason Johnson's "Test" has won the grand jury awards for U.S. dramatic feature and screenwriting at Outfest Los Angeles, which concludes its 11-day run Sunday.
A lipstick-lesbian riff on “Strangers on a Train,” “Breaking the Girls” is a watchable but somewhat routinely pulpy mix of sex, blackmail and murder, a polished low-budgeter that doesn’t rise above…
A fine memorial to one of 20th-century America's most brilliant thinkers, this highly entertaining documentary should attract healthy niche sales.
Driven more by style and attitude than by narrative, this freefrom adaptation of Michelle Tea's cult novel/memoir is always stimulating but a little exhausting.
An enjoyable comedy-mystery set in the more privileged echelons of Los Angeles gay society.
Dear Outfest: When the after-party is held in a parking lot, food trucks would not only be an inspired catering move, they also would be practical. Instead, attendees of the fest’s Thursday opening…