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Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It

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  From the opening credits of this documentary on the legendary award-laden actress Rita Moreno who are immediately hit by her infectious exuberance and good humor.  She was a mere 87 years old when this was filmed two years but  was still working in the profession in which she loves    (and that loves her).  … Continue reading



AILEY: the life of a troubled genius

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  Filmmaker Jamila Wignot’s new documentary of modern dance auteur , the tortured genius Alvin Ailey makes for such hypnotic viewing. With a combination  of  audio interviews with the man himself and some breath taking archival footage of his early performances, she gives an intimate portrait of one of the greatest interpreters of the universality … Continue reading



The Most Beautiful Boy In The World …….all grown up

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  At the  end of the 1960’s  the openly gay famed Italian opera and movie director Luchino Visconti was finally ready to film his take on Thomas Mann’ s novella Death In Venice.   The story is of  an elderly composer who  travels to Venice for health reasons where he  becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty … Continue reading



Sundance 2021 : FLEE the traumatic true story of a queer Afghan & his escape to freedom

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Sundance 2021 : Day One.  Although we are missing movies on the big screen and sharing the camaraderie of watching them with other industry professionals , we literally are enjoying being in the comfort of our own home, and not having to shell out an arm and a leg to be in Park City at … Continue reading



Weirdo Nights streaming from Sundance Film Festival

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  For several years the highlights of Queerguru’s January were our annual trips to the world-famous Sundance Film Festival.  7 very long days seeing as many as 5 feature films per day and on one cinematic high and even prepared to eat junk fast food on line so we don’t miss a single frame on … Continue reading



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