gar Galveston Artist Residency

Qfest 2013

Qfest 2013

July 27th, 2013 - July 28th, 2013

The Galveston Artist Residency is pleased to be a part of QFest 2013, Houston's Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival. As part of the festival, we will be screening two films in the GAR Gallery:

Directed by Wu Tsang
Saturday, July 27th @ 3:00pm

(USA; 2012; 74 min.; Color; Video; The Film Collaborative; In Spanish and English with English Subtitles)
Houston Premiere

Wu Tsang's compelling account of the conflict and creativity that arose when queer avant-garde performance artists intersected with a community of transgender immigrant women at the historic Los Angeles bar, The Silver Platter.

Directed by PJ Raval
Sunday, July 28th @ 3:00pm

(USA; 2013; 110 min.; Color; Video; Courtesy the Artist)
Houston Area Premiere

Three gay seniors navigate the adventures, challenges and surprises of life and love in their golden years. Featuring Robert Mainor, owner of Robert's Lafitte. Reception following screening hosted at Robert's Lafitte.

Director PJ Raval and Curran Nault, Program Director at POLARI in Austin and Segment Associate Producer of BEFORE YOU KNOW IT are scheduled to attend

To view more photos from Qfest at the Galveston Artist Residency, please visit our facebook page, here
To learn more about Qfest, or to become a member, please visit their website, here.

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