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Film Festivals

Film Festival Screenings and Awards



Winner! Best Film!

Sacramento Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival

Sacramento, CA

October, 2016


Park Lounge II, Midsumma 2016!

Werribee, Australia

February, 2016


Tilde Trans* and Gender Diverse Film Festival

Melbourne, Australia

November 13, 2015


qFlicks LGBT Film Festival

Philadelphia, PA

July, 2015


Pink Apple Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

Zurich, Switzerland

April 29, 2015


TranScreen Film Festival

Amsterdam, Netherlands

July 6, 2015


MIX Copenhagen, Denmark

October 8, 2014


The Kagawa Rainbow Film Festival,

Kagawa, Japan

October 12, 2014


Tokyo International Lesbian and

Gay Film Festival

July 15th, 2014


American Psychological Association Convention

Film Festival

August 9th, 2014


InsideOut Toronto

Friday, May 30, 2014


Out Takes, New Zealand

Wed 28 May 6:40pm

Sun 1 Jun 2:50pm

Sun 1 Jun 4:00pm

Sun 8 Jun 1:00pm


Kashish, India

Thursday, May 22, 2014  

Venue: Liberty Cinema, Mumbai


OUTFEST Fusion Lab

Mar 21 - Saturday, April 19, 2014


Newport Beach Film Festival

April 26th , 2014 6:00 PM


London Lesbian Film Festival (Toronto, CA)

Winner of Audience  Favorite Award

April 27, 2014  2:00 PM


Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

May 3rd, 2014


British Film Institute Flare

QTPOC: A Family Portrait

March 22, 2014


London Short Film Festival

January 18th

London, UK


Universität des Saarlandes

Dokumentarfilmreihe "queer documentaries"

January 14, 2014

Saarbrücken, Germany


3rdi San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival

Thursday, November 7th

New People Theater

San Francisco, CA


The San Francisco Transgender Film Festival

Opening night Gala: Transgender shorts 8pm

Friday, November 8th

The Roxie

San Francisco, CA


Hamburg International Queer Film Festival

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Rote Flora

Hamburg, Germany


Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

Sunday, October 13, 2013

The Guild Cinema

Albuquerque, NM


Digital Desperados: People of Color Shorts Programme

Centre for Contemporary Arts

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Glasgow, Scotland


Fresno Reel Pride Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

Sunday, September 22nd, 4:00 PM

The Voice Shop

Fresno, CA


Tampa Internaltional Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

"Runner up for Jury Award"

Thursday, October 10th, 8:30 PM

Tampa, FL


Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

Sunday, October 13th, 7:00 PM

Northwest Film Forum

Seattle, WA


Polari Film Festival

The Choreography of Difference: Identity Shorts

Saturday, October 19th, 12:00 PM

Austin, TX


ImageOut: The Rochester LGBT Film Festival

Wednesday, October 16th, 6:30 PM

Ingle Auditorium

Rochester, NY


Butch Voices Conference

Friday, August 16th at 7:00 PM

"Butch Briefs" Program at the

Kaiser Center Auditorium


CAAMFest San Jose

Saturday, August 17th 2:15 PM

"Future's Calling" Shorts Program

Camera 3 Cinemas



Los Angeles Premiere and Grand Jury

Award Winner for Outstanding Short Documentary

Sunday, July 14th and Monday July 15th, 2013

as part of the Trans Shorts Program


Frameline 37, San Francisco's LGBT Film Festival

California and Bay Area Premiere:

June 25th at 9:30 PM at the Elmwood Theater in Berkeley, CA

June 27th at 9:30 PM at the Victoria Theater in SF, CA


Chennai Rainbow Film Festival, Chennai, India

International Premiere

Sunday, June 10th at 4:00 PM


Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival

Sunday, May 12th, 2013 12:30 PM

 Northwest Film Forum, Seattle, WA


Five College Queer Gender and Sexuality Conference

Friday, March 1st, 2013 1:00 PM

West Lecture Hall, Franklin Patterson Hall

Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

Q&A with director and D'Lo!

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