AGLIFF – Polari 25 Film Festival is proud to announce our online 2012 Film Festival Schedule!
AGLIFF IS: POLARI FILM FESTIVAL PROGRAM LAUNCH
AGLIFF presents itself as the Polari Film Festival taking place October 3-7, 2012 at the Alamo Drafthouse, Paramount, Stateside and Violet Crown theaters in downtown Austin, Texas featuring the most innovative programming line up expressing the festival’s renewed dedication to inclusivity.
During the 5 days of the Film Festival 104 films and a locally produced web series will screen. The films were selected from 344 submissions resulting in a juried and awarded program that is approximately 30% international. AGLIFF is: Polari officially nominated the short film, Polaroid Girl, to the international Iris Prize Festival, irisprize.org, for filmmaker funding and support.
Film Festival Gala Screenings:
Opening Night Film: Cloudburst (Thom Fitzgerald, 2011)
Centerpiece Film: Fourplay (Kyle Henry, 2012)
Closing Night Film: My Brother The Devil (Sally El Hosaini, 2012)
Documentary Spotlight: Call Me Kuchu (Katherine Fairfax Wright & Malika Zouhali-Worrall, 2012)
Film Festival Screening Highlights:
Codependent Lesbian Alien Seeks Same (Madeleine Olnek, 2011, USA)
Facing Mirrors (Negar Azarbeyjani, 2011, Iran)
Four (Joshua Sanchez, 2012, USA)
Heavy Girls (Axel Ranisch, 2011, Germany)
I Want Your Love (Travis Matthew, 2012)
Keep The Lights On (Ira Sachs, 2012, USA)
Kiss Me (Alexandra-Therese Keining, 2011, Sweden)
North Sea Texas (Bavo Defurne, 2011, Belgium)
Remington And The Curse Of The Zombadings (Jade Castro, 2011, Philippines)
Sassy Pants (Coley Sohn, 2012, USA)
Satan’s Angel: Queen Of The Fire Tassels (Josh Dragotta, 2012, USA)
Stud Life (Campbell X, 2012, UK)
United In Anger: A History Of Act–Up (Jim Hubbard, 2012, USA)
Yossi (Eytan Fox, 2012, Israel)
Visit THE OFFICIAL AGLIFF – POLARI 25 FILM FESTIVAL SCHEDULE! for the comprehensive list of films.
Film Festival Special Events:
Special festival events include the Opening Party, Centerpiece Party, Film Awards + Closing Party, Filmmaker Brunch and Out of The Box After Party featuring performances by renowned singer-songwriter Justin Vivian Bond and local drag provocateur Christeene.
In addition to five days of film screenings and special events, the Film Festival Program will spotlight a collection of panels and industry mixers with a screenwriting Master Class by cinema trailblazer Cheryl Dunye.
Visit THE OFFICIAL AGLIFF – POLARI 25 FILM FESTIVAL EVENTS SCHEDULE! for festival event information and updates.