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iW NEWS | “Tru Loved” and “World” to Bookend 20th NewFest

iW NEWS | "Tru Loved" and "World" to Bookend 20th NewFest

Stewart Wade‘s romantic comedy “Tru Loved” will open the 20th NewFest: The New York Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Film Festival, taking place June 5 – 15. Closing the event is Tom Gustafson‘s “Were the World Mine.” “Especially in a milestone year such as this, we want to bring NYC an even better LGBT film festival than the year before,” commented NewFest artistic director Basil Tsiokos in a statement. “Along with an extremely strong lineup of films and panels, we’re offering a few brand new special additions to our programming. This year introduces the John Outcalt NewFest Lounge where audiences and filmmakers alike can relax between screenings.” The NewFest Lounge will be located at the HK Lounge on Ninth Avenue at 39th Street in Manhattan. [Brian Brooks]

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