Bite into Atlanta Film Festival’s Pink Peach Series

Annual LGBT movie track features varied and wonderful gay-inclusive fare as part of the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival For its 41st year, the Atlanta Film Festival is ready to screen a lineup that highlights the diversity of our city and world. During this year’s festival March 24 – April 2 festival, that again includes a number… Read More Bite into Atlanta Film Festival’s Pink Peach Series

Have you heard the one about Atlanta Jewish Film Festival?

A Broadway legend, a gay marriage lawyer, an interfaith gay couple and three female roommates walk into a film festival Hurdles before a wedding day, a push for marriage equality, a legendary flop, and bonding in spite of difference. These are just some of the stories screening at this year’s Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, which… Read More Have you heard the one about Atlanta Jewish Film Festival?

Atlantan Amiyah Scott brings trans issues to life on Fox’s ‘Star’

Amiyah Scott’s time on “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” may have ended prematurely, but the transgender model has moved on to a higher-profile new show that’s also set in Atlanta – Oscar-nominee Lee Daniels’ new show “Star.” The show premieres Wednesday on Fox. The new musical drama focuses on three young women working to become… Read More Atlantan Amiyah Scott brings trans issues to life on Fox’s ‘Star’

Catch ‘Moonlight,’ 2016’s Best Gay Film

New movie lands in Atlanta  as first gay-male-oriented serious Oscar contender in years with its exploration of identity discovery against the odds. Few films released this year feel quite as essential to this particular moment in history as Moonlight. It’s a gorgeously shot, emotionally wrought exploration of its central character, Chiron, as he grows up in Miami as… Read More Catch ‘Moonlight,’ 2016’s Best Gay Film

Fifth annual Gentlemen’s Ball brings the ‘Harlem Renaissance’ to Atlanta

One of the hottest events in Atlanta’s black gay community is back, and bigger than ever. The fifth annual Gentlemen’s Ball takes over Atlanta’s Marriott Marquis Oct. 14-16, with a series of events extending beyond the main event on Oct. 15. “This year, it’s grown into a full weekend,” says Gee Session-Smalls, who created the… Read More Fifth annual Gentlemen’s Ball brings the ‘Harlem Renaissance’ to Atlanta

Out on Film, into the spotlight

David cover guy Michael Grant comes into his own and into our consciousness in Fair Haven, screening on David night during Out on Film Audience members at Out on Film’s presentation of Fair Haven may look at lead actor and this week’s cover boy Michael Grant and think, “I recognize him from somewhere.” He’s popped up on a number of popular… Read More Out on Film, into the spotlight

AIDS Healthcare Foundation opens Out of the Closet thrift store in Atlanta

Out of the Closet, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s (AHF) chain of thrift shops that also serve as HIV testing centers and pharmacies, officially opened their Atlanta store on Cheshire Bridge Road on Saturday. This is the 20th Out of the Closet location nationwide. The opening was marked by a ribbon-cutting ceremony that included high-profile members of AHF,… Read More AIDS Healthcare Foundation opens Out of the Closet thrift store in Atlanta