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South African Abrahamse & Meyer put their spin on Tennessee Williams & Yukio Mishima

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Fred Abrahamse and #MarcelMayer of Abrahamse and Meyer Productions from South Africa were back at the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival with two stunning critically acclaimed productions The Lady Aoi: An Erotic Thriller by Yukio Mishima and The Night of the Iguana.

Queerguru talked with this talented theatrical duo about their passion for Tennessee Williams and re-inventing the classics too



Over 80% of the actors at the casting for Jayro Bustamante’s film TREMOR refused to play ‘gay’

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When Guatemalan filmmaker Jayro Bustamante‘s went to cast his sophomore film a drama about a married man who comes out as gay he was shocked to discover that over 80% of the actors at the casting would not play ‘gay’ .  He needn’t have worried though as he chose the extremely talented actor JUAN PABLO OLYSLAGER whose finely nuanced performance as the lead character makes this very disturbing drama so utterly watchable.

In what is the 2nd Guatemalan movie to every have an LGBT story line, Olyslager  Pablo  who is forced by his Church & family to give up on his chance of real happiness. 

Bustamante, and Olyslager along with Sabrina De La Hoz , talked to QUEERGURU when the film was screened at Miami Film Festiva land now the movie is about to be screened  at OUTshine in Fort Lauderdale

PS. You can read our full review of the movie  at http://www.queerguru.com/2019/03/tremors-aka-temblores



Rob Tucker : And Tell Sad Stories About The Death of Queens

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And Tell Sad Stories about The Death of Queens is one of TENNESSEE WILLIAMS queerest plays. Never performed in his lifetime this wee gem was part of this years Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival

Rob Tucker the star of EgoPo Classic Theater‘s critically acclaimed production talked about playing Candy Delaney an interview with QUEERGURU’s Roger Walker-Dack filmed in the grounds of Carpe Diem Guesthouse and Spa



Dan Hunt talks about the award-winning Little MIss Westie

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The last time Dan Hunt the co-director of Little Miss Westie Documentary screened the movie at the OUTshine Film Festival  in Miami it won the Jury Award for Best Documentary.

Now Hunt  is bringing this story of a Connecticut family where both children are transgender, back to screen at OUTshine’s Fort Lauderdale Edition. Here’s the interview he gave to QUEERGURU about it all



Filmmaker LEON LE talks about SONG LANG his queer Vietnamese love story

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American/Vietnamese filmmaker LEON LE’S heart-string-pulling story of a love that goes unconsummated is probably the first LGBTQ movie from Vietnam that we have ever seen.  SONG LANG his debut feature film is an unexpected and very compelling love story between these previously rather confused young men who have found their potential soul mates in the most unlikely of circumstances.

It is also a love song to a Saigon long changed and the wonderful tradition of Cải Lương Opera which Le, a resident of California since he was a teenager, treats with the utmost respect and passion.

Queerguru spoke with Le about this remarkable love story which could be the start of a new genre of Vietnamese queer cinema

P.S. You can read Queerguru’s full review of the movie HERE



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