LGBT film festivals – 2008

We are in the middle of summer and I’m a bit late of these dates, but here they are. :) I hope many of you will go and watch great films there!

August 2008

August 5-10
Rhode Island International Film Festival
Providence, RI
401/ 861-4445
mixed gay/ straight • don’t miss the Gay & Lesbian Film Fest

August 14-24
Vancouver Queer Film & Video Festival
Vancouver, BC, Canada
604/ 844-1615

August TBA
Gaze: Dublin Int’l Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Dublin, Ireland

August TBA
North Carolina Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Durham, NC
919/ 560-3040

August TBA
Translations: Transgender Film Festival
Seattle, WA
206/ 323-4274

September 2008

September ongoing
MadCat Women’s Int’l Film Festival
San Francisco & Berkeley, CA
415/ 436-9523
annual women’s international film festival • also tours throughout the US each spring

September 2-7
Women on Film
Key West, FL
305/ 292-9403
lesbian film fest • held during Womenfest

September 4-15
Sydney, Australia
61-2/ 9332-4938
queer documentary film festival

September 26-Oct 2
Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Albuquerque, NM
505/ 243-1870
also in Santa Fe, NM

September TBA
Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival
Austin, TX
512/ 302-9889

September TBA
Florence Queer Festival
Florence, Italy
LGBT film festival

September TBA
Fresno Reel Pride
Fresno, CA
559/ 488-6562
annual lesbian & gay film festival in central California

September TBA
Milwaukee LGBT Film/ Video Festival
Milwaukee, WI
414/ 229-4758

September TBA
Pikes Peak Lavender Film Festival
Colorado Springs, CO
719/ 386-6843, 719/ 475-0905

October 2008

October 7-12
Berlin Lesbian Film Festival
Berlin, Germany
49-30/ 852-2305

October TBA
Barcelona Int’l Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Barcelona, Spain
973/ 664-421

October TBA
Cineffable: Paris Int’l Lesbian & Feminist Film Festival
Paris, France

October TBA
Copenhagen Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Copenhagen, Denmark
45/ 3393-0766

October TBA
Hamburg Int’l Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Hamburg, Germany
49-40/ 348-0670

October TBA
Madrid LGBT Film Festival
Madrid, Spain

October TBA
Out OK
Oklahoma City, OK
918/ 682-4654 x3
Oklahoma’s int’l LGBT film festival • also in Tulsa

October TBA
Out on Film
Atlanta, GA
404/ 352-4225

October TBA
Pittsburgh Int’l Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Pittsburgh, PA
412/ 422-6776

October TBA
Portland Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Portland, OR

October TBA
Q Film Festival
Long Beach, CA
562/ 434-4455
showcasing films of interest to the queer community

October TBA
Reel Affirmations Film Festival DC
Washington, DC
202/ 986-1119
lesbian/ gay films

October TBA
Reel Pride
Detroit, MI
313/ 537-3323 x103
LGBT • the Motor City’s LGBT film festival

October TBA
Reel Pride
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
204/ 775-6457
LGBT film festival

October TBA
Sacramento Int’l Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Sacramento, CA
916/ 689-3284

October TBA
Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Seattle, WA
206/ 323-4274

October TBA
St John’s International Women’s Film & Video Festival
St John’s, NL, Canada
709/ 754-3141
mixed gay/ straight

October TBA
Tampa Bay Int’l Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Tampa Bay, FL
813/ 879-4220

October TBA
Vinokino LGBT Film Festival
Helsinki, Finland
festival travels to several other cities in Findland

November 2008

November 8-18
Reeling 2008: Chicago Lesbian & Gay Int’l Film Fest
Chicago, IL
773/ 293-1447

November 12-16
Flaming Film Festival
Minneapolis, MN
612/ 839-3189
the Twin Cities’ LGBT film fest

November 13-23
image+nation: Montreal Int’l LGBT Film Festival
Montreal, QC, Canada
514/ 285-4467

November TBA
Diversa Gay Lesbian Trans Film Festival
Buenos Aires, Argentina
54-11/ 4833-7266
LGBT films from Argentina & beyond

November TBA
Los Angeles, CA
213/ 480-7088
Los Angeles’ LGBT people of color film festival

November TBA
Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival
Indianapolis, IN

November TBA
Long Island Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Huntington, NY
631/ 987-0596, 631/ 423-2696

November TBA
Prague, Czech Republic
Czech LGBT film festival

November TBA
Mix: New York Lesbian & Gay Experimental Film Fest
New York City, NY
212/ 742-8880
film, videos, installations & media performances • write for info

November TBA
Out in Africa
Cape Town, South Africa
27 21/ 461 40 27 63
the only film festival of its kind on the African continent • also in Johannesburg

November TBA
Dallas, TX
972/ 988-6333
LGBT film festival

November TBA
OUTrageous LGBT Film Festival
Santa Barbara, CA
805/ 963-3636

November TBA
Paris Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Paris, France
0143/ 56-53-66

November TBA
Spokane LGBT Film Festival
Spokane, WA
509/ 216

November TBA
Verzaubert Int’l Queer Film Festival
Berlin, Germany
49-30/ 861-4532
LGBT • screening in Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt & Munich

Credit: Damron

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