Collaborative Queer Film Series
Co-sponsored by WSU Women's & Gender Studies and the LGBT Resource Center for the Seven Rivers Region, Inc. Films are free and open to the public.
6:00pm Thursday, Feb. 27
Gun Hill Road, 2011
Director: Rashaad Ernesto-Green
Sponsored by/discussion led by WSU; FORGE
An ex-con returns home to the Bronx after three year in prison to discover his wife estranged and his teenage son exploring a sexual transformation that will put the fragile bonds of their family to the test.
6:00pm Thursday, March 6
Director: Dee Rees
Sponsored by/discussion led by WSU GLBTA Committee
A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression.
6:00pm Thursday, March 20
United in Anger: A History of Act Up, 2012
Director: Jim Hubbard
Sponsored by/discussion led by 7 Rivers, La Crosse
United in Anger: A History of ACT UP is an inspiring documentary about the birth and life of the AIDS activist movement from the perspective of the people in the trenches fighting the epidemic. Utilizing oral histories of members of ACT UP, as well as rare archival footage, the film depicts the efforts of ACT UP as it battles corporate greed, social indifference, and government negligence.
6:00pm Thursday, April 3
Small Town Gay Bar, 2006
Sponsored by/discussion led by WSU; Full Spectrum
Director: Malcolm Ingram
The story of community in the Deep South that is forced to deal with the struggles of ignorance, hypocrisy and oppression.