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5 LGBT Film Festivals To Head To This April

5 LGBT Film Festivals To Head To This April

April is upon us and it’s a good (not great — wait until May-August for those) month for LGBT film festival around the world.  So in this monthly series here at /bent, we’re offering a directory of some of the most notable festivals to get your queer cinema on over the next 4 weeks (if you happen to live near these five cities, at least). And if you click on the hyperlinks on each film, you’ll graciously be led to coverage care of either /bent or Indiewire.

Boston LGBT Film Festival
When: April 3-12
Where: Boston, USA
Programming Highlights: “Lilting,””The Dog,” “The Circle,” “The New Black,” “To Be Takei,” “Test,” “Tom at the Farm,” “Salvation Army,” “Floating Skyscrapers” and “Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth”
More info and full program HERE.  

LGBT Film Festival
When: April 4-10
Where: Across Poland
Programming Highlights: “Bruno and Earlene Go To Vegas,” “Camp Beaverton: Meet the Beavers,” “The Campaign of Hate – Russia and Gay Propaganda,” “The Rugby Player,” “Two Girls Against the Rain”
More info and full program HERE.  

Queergestreift Filmfestival
When: April 4-15
Where: Konstanz, Germany
Programming Highlights: “Test,” “I Am Divine,” “G.B.F.,” “Laurence Anyways,” “Codependent Space Alien Seeks Same,” “In The Name of” and “I Want Your Love”
More info and full program HERE.  

QFest St. Louis
When: April 27-May 1
Where: St. Louis, USA
Programming Highlights: “To Be Takei,” “Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years,” “The Circle,” “Mr. Angel,” “The Case Against 8,” “Stranger By The Lake,” and “Hot Guys With Guns”
More info and full program HERE.  

Torino Gay 
When: April 30-May 6
Where: Torino, Italy
Programming Highlights: Not yet announced, but it will be shortly HERE (and the festival tends to have a pretty impressive lineup).
Are we missing a great LGBT film festival in your town? Tell us in the comments and we’ll add it to the list!

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