GLAAD announced the nominees for the 31st GLAAD Media Awards honoring ‘media for fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues.’
NAME OF FILM: SOCRATES
DIRECTOR(S): Alexandre Moratto
STARRING: Christian Malheiros, Tales Ordakji, Caio Martinez Pacheco
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: After his mother's sudden death, Socrates, a 15-year-old living on the margins of São Paulo's coast, must survive on his own while coming to terms with his grief.
The Brazilian gay social-realist drama SÓCRATES, – winner of the Independent Spirit “Someone to Watch” award, will make its New York premiere this Summer.
Damn These Heels, the longest running LGBTQ Film Festival in the Mountain West, will run July 12 to 14, 2019 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in Utah.
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This Changes Everything, a pivotal documentary examining historic and contemporary gender inequity in the American film and television industries, will open the 36th Miami Film Festival.
2019 Palm Springs International Film Festival to Screen 223 Films, Opens with Kenneth Branagh’s ALL IS TRUE
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