Merce: A Modern Day HIV Comedy

Flamboyant, funny, outrageous, glamorous, bawdy, while also very much “the guy next door” (in a funny, glamorous way that is), Merce captures, ever so...

Pushing Dead

Pushing Dead A Film by Tom E. Brown Explores Long-Term Surviving—With a Sense of Humor by Hank Trout The first thing I noticed about filmmaker Tom E....

Summer 1993: An Interview with Filmmaker Carla Simón

Survivors of the Crisis Filmmaker Carla Simón takes viewers back to Summer 1993 by Ren Jender "Why aren’t you crying,” another child asks Frida (Laia Artigas), the...

Longtime Companion Turns 25

Here’s the premise of Longtime Companion, which opened in theaters a quarter century ago: a group of gay friends in New York are changed...

VIVA, Find Your Voice: Review

VIVA: Find Your Voice Directed by Paddy Breathnach Magnolia Pictures Reviewed by Alina Oswald “Why is everyone on this island addicted to drama?” Luis Alberto Garcia’s character, Mama,...

Wilhemina’s War: Review

Wilhemina's War Directed by June Cross Secret Daughters Productions Reviewed by T.J. Banks When we hear the words “woman warrior,” Joan of Arc or Boudicca comes to mind....

Bohemian Rhapsody: Review

Bohemian Rhapsody Directed by Bryan Singer Twentieth-Century Fox Reviewed by Alina Oswald Many years ago, as a kid, I discovered the music of Queen, while listening to my...

Neal Baer: Advocate

I'll Tell No Lies Physician and TV producer Neal Baer gets real about HIV in drama by Larry Buhl Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Sean Black In 1996,...

After Louie

Today we live in “a potential radicalizing moment,” artist and activist Avram Finkelstein said in a recent interview, . We find ourselves at “a...

We’re Still Here: Review

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,...

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