Queerguru tracked down Charl-Johan Lingenfelder the co-writer of Canary aka Kanarie in Cape Town to talk about the wonderful musical drama based on his own life, and find out why it is one of the rare #LGBTQ films shot in Afrikaans ……. on the eve of its screening at Miami’s OUTshine Film Festival
Brazilian queer filmmaker DANIEL NOLASCO’s fascinating new documentary “Mr. Leather” is a very affectionate profile of Brazil’s growing gay leather community which he manages to demystify for all of us. Totally intrigued we tracked him down to to Rio on the eve of the film’s North American Premiere at Miami’s OUTshine LGBTQ Film Festival. … Continue reading
To mark the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Inn Riots, gay historian/academic and author of Welcome to Fairyland : Queer Miami before Julio Capó Jr. has curated a new exhibit at HistoryMiami Museum . Queer Miami : A History of LGBTQ Communities traces our community from its roots to the current day.
Queerguru took a trip to the Museum to check out this stunning exhibit during Miami Beach Pride Week and talked to Prof. Capo about what Queer Miami means to us all.
The interview was conducted by Roger Walker-Dack and filmed by Richard Bolton at History Miami Museum
Australian qenderqueer filmmaker JORDAN BYRON spent 5 years in the Middle East documenting the lives of local queer people whose sexuality was causing both them and their families to be shunned and physically harmed. Their powerful & thought provoking film is having its US Premiere at Wicked Queer: The Boston LGBT Film Festival very soon .
We called Jordan in Kabul, Afghanistan via Skype to film this interview to talk about the film and how all the films subjects were fairing
P.S, You can read Queerguru’s review of the film HERE
Queer Brit filmmaker Matt Timmiss is just doing the post-production of his first documentary CITY OF QUEENS a very affectionate look at the very talented UK drag queens who get their highs by entertaining their local communities. He gave us a preview of some of his clips before we filmed this interview with him via Facetime