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Captain Dola is our Spirit Warrior... and we love Cloris Leachman in the English dubbed performance in this Miyazaki anime classic film.

Cinerama Kicks Off 9 Day Anime Festival Including “Spirited Away” and “Akira”

April 25, 2017 • Swoon…so much anime. And, all on the big Cinerama screen for the next 9 days....

CeCe McDonald and Laverne Cox in FREE CECE! the opening night film at the 12th annual Translation Film Festival produced by Three Dollar Bill Cinema.

Tickets/Passes Now On Sale For Translations, Now The Biggest Transgender Film Festival In...

April 19, 2017 • Three Dollar Bill Cinema’s annual Translations Film Festival, its annual May festival...

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Kumail Nanjiani’s THE BIG SICK To Open SIFF 2017

April 7, 2017 • SIFF (aka the Seattle International Film Festival) has just announced...

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Talking To Director Barak Heymann About The Documentary “Who’s Gonna Love Me...

March 23, 2017 • In part one of this two-part film spotlight, I commented on Who’s Gonna Love Me Now?, a...

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“Who’s Gonna Love Me Now?” Is A Powerful Look At A Gay Israeli...

March 22, 2017 • The Seattle Jewish Film Festival begins on March 25th, and one selection of particular...

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“Potato Dreams” Wins SXSW Short Doc Award

March 15, 2017 • Winners have been announced for competing films at the 2017 SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas and...

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KEDi: Stray Cats Strut in Istanbul

March 8, 2017 • “Cats … have seen empires rise and fall.” It is with this epic...

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MoPOP and ECCC Rule Nerd Weekend…AND, Jason Momoa Is In Town!!!!

March 2, 2017 • Are you ready? Are you READY?? (Yeah, I’m quoting the song by Alaska...

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Oscar Noms Are Out; “Moonlight” Snags 8…And, Countdown To Gay City/$3Bill Oscar Party

January 25, 2017 • The nominations for the 89th Academy Awards were just announced this week and...

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This is Real. Own It!

January 20, 2017 • Never before has RuPaul’s exclamation, “WERK!” been more appropo. Remember...

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Mark Your Calendar: Red Dress // Gay Bingo // Oscar Party // GSBA...

January 6, 2017 • Information has started to emerge about some of the bigger LGBTQ social events coming up in...

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Heads Up: The Gorgeous Film “Moonlight” Is Back At The Egyptian For Limited...

January 6, 2017 • “Moonlight” the beautiful and highly acclaimed gay themed film that has received...

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Stress Relief: The 5th Avenue’s Annual “Sound of Music” Sing-A-Long Is This Weekend

January 5, 2017 • The caca has already started with our new Congress even before our...

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Honoring Carrie Fisher With A Light Saber Tribute

December 30, 2016 • This is sweet. Some local folks have created a spur of the moment tribute to legendary actress...

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Kiss Me Kill Me: A Guilty Pleasure?

December 5, 2016 • Rule number one in gay cinema: Never fall in love with Brian Kinney. Brian Kinney is the...

TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival screened its closing night film at the Seattle Cinerama. Photo: Eric Gregory

TWIST Was A Huge Success…Announces Winners

October 26, 2016 • The first rebranded Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival is a...

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TWIST360º Taps Into The Virtual Reality Revolution As It “Dissolves Binary Paradigms”

October 21, 2016 • Frankly, “Virtual Reality” filmmaking and technology is...

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Killer Lesbian Comedy with a Twist—at TWIST This Friday

October 20, 2016 • “Women Who Kill” makes its Northwest debut Friday night. When my...

Damage from a truck accident at SIFF's Egyptian Cinema in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood has caused changes to TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival's screening schedule. Photo: SIFF

Big Truck Crashes Into Egyptian…TWIST Film Festival Has To Make Adjustments

October 18, 2016 • You may have already heard the pooh that there was a nasty accident on Saturday, October 15th...

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Review: “The Pass” A Robust Achievement For Queer Film

October 13, 2016 •   “You’re the last thing I remember of any value,” says a...

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TWIST Kicks Off Thursday for Ten Days of Queer Film and Events Including...

October 13, 2016 • Tonight’s the big night for TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival…it’s the gala...

Seattle Filmmaker CLYDE PETERSEN in an exclusive video interview with Seattle Gay Scene on the debut of his new film, TORREY PINES. Video Producer: Basil Shadid

SGS Talks To Clyde Petersen About “Torrey Pines” Debuting AT TWIST

October 4, 2016 • Seattle filmmaker Clyde Petersen sat down with Seattle Gay Scene to discuss his new animated...

Chief Curator at the Seattle International Film Festival, CARL SPENCE is leaving the organization.

SIFF’s Chief Curator Carl Spence Steps Down

October 4, 2016 • Rumors were circulating earlier this year that the Seattle International Film...

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Aspiring Filmmakers…Take Twist’s 3-Day Film Challenge!

September 26, 2016 • Hey, Queer Seattle Area Filmmakers and all those who aspire to make...

Keegan Allen and James Franco in the film KING COBRA based on the true story about the real-life murder of an adult film producer in the gay porn industry. It screens at TWIST on

TWIST Releases Full Line-Up For October Queer Film Festival…Tickets On Sale NOW!

September 16, 2016 • OK, I see absolutely ZERO need for me to go through and rewrite this very well written press...

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Trans Actor/Activist Alexis Arquette: 1969-2016

September 12, 2016 • It was a sad turn of events on Sunday, September 11, 2016 when the famed...