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We're Still Here Directed by Grissal Granados & John Thompson Lucha Productions Reviewed by T.J. Banks Perhaps, someone once said, we need to follow our pain and heartbreak,...

Pose on FX: Review

Pose Created by Ryan Muphy, Brad Falchuk & Steven Canals FX Reviewed by John Francis Leonard It’s 1990 in NYC. Madonna’s hit single “Vogue” is ruling the...

Positive Youth

Heart and Soul In a New Documentary, Four Youth Affected by HIV Open Their Hearts and Bare Their Souls by Chip Alfred Photos Courtesy Border2Border Entertainment Our youth...

Last Man Standing, Doc About HIV Long-Term Survivors, Streaming Free

Last Men Standing the heart-wrenching documentary film by Erin Brethauer and Tim Hussin at the San Francisco Chronicle, premiered on April 8, 2016,...

Walk On

A Walk to Remember A new documentary by Joseph Kibler & Mark Bashian takes a fresh, candid look at living with HIV/AIDS and disabilities by Alina...

deepsouth

Silent South A New Documentary, deepsouth, from Filmmaker Lisa Biagiotti Amplifies the Voices of AIDS in the South by V. Anderson Oddly, journalist and filmmaker Lisa Biagiotti’s...

The ACT UP Diaries

The ACT UP Diaries by Mateo Wilhelm Ebert Reviewed by Rob Zukowski Created by Mateo Wilhelm Ebert, a member of ACT UP NY, the ACT UP Diaries...

1985: Review

1985 Written & directed by Yen Tan MuseLessMime Productions/Cranium Entertainment Reviewed by John Francis Leonard 1985 is a film about secrets—the secrets we think we’re hiding, but are...

Transparent’s Positive Story Arc

Spoiler Alert: In the interest of starting an important conversation about a particular story arc in the third season of Transparent, one that I...

Shuga

Party Out of Bounds MTV Staying Alive Programs Make a Dramatic Impact by Chael Needle One wishes the audience of MTV’s Jersey Shore will watch Shuga, which first...

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