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The Dangers of Online Dating – WEB-SERIES – Vancouver

Posted on November 10, 2017 at 5:33 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Award-winning filmmaker Brianne Nord-Stewart is thrilled to announce the release of her new web series, The Dangers of Online Dating, this Fall. Paula (Paula Burrows – Motive, The Killing), with a fear of casual sex consequences, who delves into the world of online dating after a year of sexual abstinence. With the help of her […]

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Vancouver International Film Festival 2017

Posted on October 9, 2017 at 3:38 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

Since 1982 the Vancouver International Film Festival has been showcasing cinematic stories from around the world. In a previous blog I recapped the the queer and queer-interest films on display. Here I will give mini reviews of some that had the good fortune to pre-screen. Some festival films go on to have theatrical release and […]

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Vancouver International Film Festival – Queer Interest Films

Posted on September 26, 2017 at 11:39 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The 36th Vancouver International Film Festival runs September 28th to October 13th Here are the films that have a specific queer Interest. VIFF 2017: LGBT FILMSFILM SYNOPSES:   2 COOL 2 BE 4GOTTENPetersen Vargas (Philippines, 2016, 95 min)Trailer/Clip: Fri Sep 29, 6:00 pm, International Village 8Mon Oct 9, 4:15 pm, International Village 9 It’s […]

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Vancouver Queer Film Festival

Posted on July 26, 2017 at 5:26 pm by David Jones — Make a Comment

The 29th Annual Vancouver Queer Film Festival is back and under the new leadership of co-artistic directors Amber Dawn and Anoushka Ratnarajah it’s got an edgier and more political feel.  Centre of My World (Germany) As I was watching this fascinating coming of age film I wondered “Is this adapted from a book?”. Thank you […]

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My ranking of the 2017 Oscar Best Picture Nominees

Posted on February 21, 2017 at 8:11 pm by David Jones — 1 Comment

Ranking this years Best Picture Nominees is tougher than I recall in years past. I genuinely found cinematic value, and personal engagement in all of them. Of the 9 films nominated this year there are: three that are based on true stories – Hacksaw Ridge, Hidden Figures, and Lion four that feature youth as a […]

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Sia, Kylie Minogue, Troye Sivan Spotlight LGBT Rights at ARIAs

Posted on November 23, 2016 at 12:56 pm by Lily — Make a Comment

Pop superstars Sia, Kylie Minogue and Troye Sivan spoke up for marriage equality in Australia on stage at the ARIA Awards. Sia and Sivan both won big at the Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards in Sydney this week. Both queer recording artists used the opportunity to call attention to the fight for LGBT rights in […]

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Lady Gaga Goes Country in “A-YO” Single

Posted on October 19, 2016 at 2:09 pm by Lily — Make a Comment

Brush off those cowboy boots. Lady Gaga goes country with her new single. The Monster Mother has been bucking expectations on her Bud Light Dive Bar Tour. Continuing to experiment with country music, Gaga drops a fun country-pop single with “A-Yo.” The “Born This Way” singer penned the alt country tune with Mark Ronson (“Uptown […]

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Adele Selfies With Gay Dads in Toronto

Posted on October 6, 2016 at 3:50 pm by Lily — Make a Comment

Adele took an on-stage selfie with a couple of gay dads and their son. The multi-platinum singer was performing in Toronto for a stop on her sold-out tour. She has invited fans on stage to take a picture with her on other tour stops. Tuesday’s Canadian tour stop marked the first time she posed with […]

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The Boys Are Back In Town

Posted on October 3, 2016 at 3:19 pm by OUTtv — Make a Comment

The Boys are back in town and the creator, Ricky Reidling has the inside scoop on the making of. Welcome to BoysTown! The gay drama series about friendship, sex and relationships exploring the lives of eight friends and lovers. A cross between a gay Desperate Housewives and Sex and the City, these guys are always […]

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Bella Thorne Comes Out as Bisexual

Posted on August 24, 2016 at 2:02 pm by Lily — Make a Comment

Bella thorne, a former Disney star and teen icon, casually comes out as bisexual after sharing social media photos of her kissing another female. The actress who starred in Shake It Up and Scream Queens was asked by a follower over Twitter about her sexual identity. 18-year-old Thorne casually and bluntly replied and affirmed her bisexuality with a simple, “Yes.”  […]

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