Date: October 7, 2019
7 Tongues Untied at 5 PM
Thirty years ago, filmmaker Marlon Riggs detailed his own experiences
as a gay man coming to terms with his sexual identity, the death
of many of his friends to AIDS, and the particular stigma that
Black gay men faced. Both deeply personal and a brilliant experimental
critique of the politics of racism, homophobia, and exclusion
of the time.
More Beautiful For Having Been Broken at 6:30
(METRO Inclusive Community Center, St Petersburg)
Devoted FBI Agent McKenzie “Max” De Ridder has recently lost
her mother. In the wake of grief, she forms a bond with a young
boy with special needs and an unexpected - and at first tense,
then loving - relationship with his mother.
For They Know Not What They Do at 6:45 PM
From The Director of "For The Bible Tells Me So" This new documentary
takes us on a journey of understanding and sheds light on religion,
gender identity, and sexual orientation in America. At the core
of the story are four families whose faith is their source of
strength and, sometimes, a source of pain.
More Info: https://tiglff.com/event/for-they-know-not-what-they-do-3/
José at 8:45 PM
José fills his free moments playing with his phone and having
random sex with other men, arranged on street corners and dating
apps. When he meets attractive and gentle Luís, a migrant from
the rural Caribbean coast, they pursue an unexpected relationship
with more emotion than José has ever felt.
More Info: https://tiglff.com/event/jose-2/
Paradise Hills at 9:15 PM
In this futuristic fairy tale, Uma (Emma Roberts) wakes up in
a rose- and tulle-filled boarding school for wayward young women,
whose families pay big bucks for their daughters to emerge perfect.
With the love and support of the women in this beautiful prison,
she must find a way to escape, or risk being erased.
More Info: https://tiglff.com/event/paradise-hills-3/
Tickets: $15 Individual, $50 Four Pack, Crown Cirlce
and Simply Fabulous Passes, Sponsorships.
Purchase Tickets/Passes here: https://tiglff.com/events
METRO Inclusive Community Center, 3251 3rd Ave N St Petersburg,FL
Tampa Theater, 711 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602 (Directions
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