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UPDATED: Is San Francisco's Castro Theatre Finished as a Movie Venue? Not So Fast?

  • By Anthony Kaufman
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  • December 9, 2011 9:42 AM
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  • 4 Comments
Earlier this week, it was reported the famous Castro Theatre, long a cinematic home for the queer community, art-house gems and one of San Francisco's classic movie palaces (built in 1922), was finished as a movie theatre, according to the blog, the Petrelis Files. Many staffers were fired, it was suggested, and next year, it would no longer regularly book films. But according to a new report at BayCitizen.org, the Castro isn't fading to black. Or is it?

Sexual Politics: As anti-gay marriage campaigns heat up, new doc goes behind the scenes

  • By anthony
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  • October 28, 2011 2:10 AM
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  • 1 Comment

With More Mainstream Acceptance, Is Queer Cinema in Trouble?

  • By Anthony Kaufman
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  • August 29, 2011 12:02 PM
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  • 2 Comments

Is the film industry racist and sexist? Or just afraid of risk?

  • By Anthony Kaufman
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  • July 21, 2011 1:29 AM
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  • 9 Comments

In the wake of Prop 8, will a new Queer Cinema rise at Sundance?

  • By Anthony Kaufman
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  • January 15, 2009 1:30 AM
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  • 2 Comments

From Thoughtful Palestinians to Passionate Gay Cowboys, Will U.S. Audiences Be Ready?

  • By Anthony Kaufman
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  • November 1, 2005 4:00 AM
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  • 1 Comment

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