AWARDS AND SCREENINGS

AWARDS

TLVFest: The Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival (Tel Aviv, Israel)
Thursday, June 13, 2:00 PM
AUDIENCE AWARD FOR DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

New York Cinematography Awards (New York, NY)
June, 2019
Best LGBTQ Film

Outfest (Los Angeles, CA)
Monday, July 22, 2019, 7:15 pm
GRAND JURY AWARD FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY

Impact Docs Awards
July, 2019
Award of Excellence Special Mention: Documentary Feature
Award of Merit Special Mention: Cinematography  
Award of Excellence: LGBT

QCinema: Fort Worth LGBT International Film Festival (Fort Worth, TX)
October 5, 2019
Best Documentary
Audience Choice Award

Out on Film (Atlanta, GA)
October 5, 2019
Jury Prize Runner Up

Bent Film Festival (Sacramento, CA)
October 12
Audience Favorite Feature Film 

Dayton LBGT Film Festival (Dayton, OH)
Sunday, October 13
Best Feature

Alexander Valley Film Festival (Healdsburg, CA)
Sunday, October 20, 2019
Best Documentary

Scottsdale International Film Festival (Scottsdale, AZ)
Sunday, November 3 and Saturday, November 9
Best Documentary

Tampa Bay International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (Tampa Bay, FL)
Saturday, October 5 
Runner-Up Jury Award Best Documentary Film

UPCOMING SCREENINGS

Rocky Mountain Women’s Film (Colorado Springs, CO)
Saturday, November 16th at two times and two locations. Check the festival for updated information.

FRINGE! Queer Film & Arts Fest (London, UK)
Sunday, November 17 at 4 pm — Rose Lipman Building

Human Rights Film Festival (Toronto, Ontario)
Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30 pm — Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, 506 Bloor St W

PAST SCREENINGS

San Francisco International Film Festival (San Francisco and Oakland, CA)
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 7:30 PM — The Victoria Theatre, San Francisco
Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 8 PM — The Grand Lake Theatre, Oakland
Private educational screenings sponsored by SFFILM Education during the festival:
Children’s Creativity Museum (San Francisco, CA), Mission High School (San Francisco, CA), Oceana High School (Pacifica, CA)
WORLD PREMIERE

TLVFest: The Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival (Tel Aviv, Israel)
Thursday, June 13, 2:00 PM
AUDIENCE AWARD FOR DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

Unity Center at the California Museum (Sacramento, CA)
Saturday, June 22, 1:00pm
Subjects Cheyenne Adriano and Mari N’Timansieme will appear for a Q&A following the screening.

Frameline Film Festival (San Francisco, CA)
Sunday, June 23, 1:00pm
Director Tom Shepard and subjects Cheyenne Adriano, Mari N’Timansieme, Subhi Nahas, and Junior Mayema to appear for Q&A following the screening
Special event Troubled Sanctuary: LGBTQ+ Refugees, Asylum Seekers, and Immigrants in the US  to follow at approximately 2:30 pm

Damn these Heels LGBTQ Film Festival (Salt Lake City, UT)
Saturday, July 13, 5:45 pm
Subjects Cheyenne Adriano and Mari N’Timansieme will appear for a Q&A following the screening.

Outfest (Los Angeles, CA)
Monday, July 22, 2019, 7:15 pm
GRAND JURY AWARD FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY

California Film Institute – Launch of Community Cinema Series (San Rafael, CA)
Monday, September 16, 2016, Rafael Film Center
Presented by CFI Education; Discussion and Q&A immediately following screening with director Tom Shepard
Community Partners  The Spahr Center and African Human Rights Coalition (African HRC)

Reeling 2019 (Chicago)
Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 1:15 pm — Landmark’s Century Centre Cinema

Portland Queer Fest (Portland, OR)
Wednesday, September 25 at 8:45 pm at Cinema 21 – Screen 1, 616 NW 21st Avenue Portland, OR

Cinema Diverse (Palm Springs, CA)
Saturday, September 28, 2018 at 7 pm — Mary Pickford Theatre

Cinema Queer (Stockholm, Sweden)
Sunday, September 29, 2019

Out on Film (Atlanta, GA)
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 12 noon — Out Front Theatre, 999 Grady Av, Atlanta

OUTMemphis (Memphis, TN)
Saturday, October 5 at 1:30 pm — 892 S Cooper St, Memphis

Tampa Bay International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (Tampa Bay, FL)
Saturday, October 5 at 1:45 pm

QCinema: Fort Worth LGBT International Film Festival (Fort Worth, TX)
Saturday, October 5 at 3:30 pm, Fort Worth Botanic Garden, 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd, Fort Worth

GlobeDocs Film Festival (Boston, MA)
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8 pm — Brattle Theatre

Bent Film Festival (Sacramento, CA)
Saturday, October 12 at 3:45 pm,  Crest Theater, 103 K Street, Sacramento

OUTSHINE LGBTQ Film Festival (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Saturday, October 12th at 5 pm, The Classic Gateway Theatre, 1820 E Sunrise Bl, Fort Lauderdale

Seattle Queer Film Festival (Seattle, WA)
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 6:45 pm  — Gay City: Seattle’s LGBTQ Center, 517 East Pike St, Seattle

San Antonio, QFest LGBT Film Festival (San Antonio, TX)
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 8 pm — Woodlawn Pointe Theatre, 702 Donaldson, San Antonio

Dayton LBGT Film Festival (Dayton, OH)
Sunday, October 13 at 12:30 pm  — The Neon,  130 E 5th St, Dayton

ImageOut: Rochester LGBT Film Film and Video Festival (Rochester, NY)
Sunday, October 13 at 12:15 pm — Little Theatre 2, 240 East Avenue, Rochester.

Melanin Pride Festival (Boston, MA)
Sunday, October 13 at 3 pm — Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Av, Boston

Buffalo International Film Festival (Buffalo, NY)
Monday, October 14 at 4 pm — Babeville, 341 Delaware Av, Buffalo

United Nations Association Film Festival (Palo Alto, CA)
Saturday, October 19th at 9:10 pm — Institute for the Future, 201 Hamilton St, Palo Alto.

Way OUT West Film Fest (Albuquerque, NM)
Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 12 noon – Guild Cinema, 3405 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque

Alexander Valley Film Festival (Healdsburg, CA)
Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 5:30 pm — The Raven Film Center , 415 Center St, Healdsburg,

ReelQ: Pittsburgh LGBT Film Festival (Pittsburgh, PA)
Wednesday, October 23 at 7 pm — City Of Asylum in the downstairs World Cellar, 40 W North Av, Pittsburgh

InsideOut Ottowa LGBT Film & Video Festival (Ottawa, Ontario)
Saturday, October 26 at 12 noon — National Gallery of Canada, 380 Sussex Dr, Ottawa

NewFest (New York, NY)
Saturday, October 26th at 4:15 pm — Cinépolis Chelsea – Theater 7, 260 W 23rd St., NYC

LesGaiCineMad: Madrid Gay & Lesbian 25 Film Festival (Madrid, Spain)
Tuesday, November 5th at 9:30 pm

Scottsdale International Film Festival (Scottsdale, AZ)
Sunday, November 3 at 5:05 pm — Harkins Shea 14 Theatre, 7354 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale
Saturday, November 9 at 11:50 am — Harkins Shea 14 Theatre, 7354 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale

University of Notre Dame Global LGBTQ+ 28 Film Festival (South Bend, IN)
Thursday, November 7, at 7 pm — Civil Rights Heritage Center, 1040 West Washington St

Las Vegas Queer Arts Film Festival (Las Vegas, NV)
Saturday, November 9, at 5 pm — Regal Colonnade, 8880 South Eastern Avenue

Holebi Film Festival (Vlaanderen, Belgium)
Saturday, November 9, at 5 pm — Leuven – Cinema ZED-Vesalius

Cinema St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
Wednesday, November 13 at 8 pm — Tivoli Theatre, 6350 Delmar Bl, St. Louis