The 2017 NewFest, New York LGBT Film Festival wrapped earlier this week, and for the first time ever, the festival awarded prizes adjudicated by a jury.
NAME OF FILM: THE REVIVAL
DIRECTOR(S): Jennifer Gerber
STARRING: Zachary Booth, David Carl, Stephen Ellis
GENRE: Romance Film
SYNOPSIS: When Eli begins preaching at his father’s old church he is desperate to open the minds of the fire-and-brimstone congregation. His plans are quickly derailed when he strikes up a relationship with a fascinating drifter (played by Zachary Booth KEEP THE LIGHTS ON). Tensions soon come to a head with simmering resentments and repressed emotions all leading to a revival that will shake this sleepy Arkansas town to its core.
NewFest, announced the full 2017 lineup featuring more than 140 LGBT narrative features, documentaries, episodic series and shorts.