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Best News Ever: The Film Society of Lincoln Center To Present Complete John Waters Retrospective This September

Um, were not sure it gets any better than this: The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today that it will present "Fifty Years of John Waters: How Much You Take?" -- a complete retrospective of the legend's work -- from September 5-14, 2014.
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  • July 23, 2014 3:03 PM
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Trans In The Mainstream: The State of Trans Representation and Why 'Transamerica' Remains So Important

On the day GLAAD release depressing findings about LGBT representation we review how studios have handled trans gender storylines
  • By Dominic Clarke
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  • July 22, 2014 10:57 AM
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GLAAD Report: Hollywood Doing More Harm Than Good With LGBT Representations (Especially Paramount and Warner Brothers)

GLAAD released its second annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI) today, and the news was depressing as you'd expect. The report maps the quantity, quality and diversity of images of LGBT people in films released by the seven largest motion picture studios during the 2013 calendar year, and found that of the 102 releases from the major studios in 2013, 17 of them included characters identified as lesbian, gay, or bisexual. Worse, the majority of these characters were minor roles or cameos, and GLAAD felt that many of them were outright defamatory representations in films such as "Pain & Gain" and Riddick".
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  • July 22, 2014 8:53 AM
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Attention Cinephiles: Win One Of 6 Year Long Subscriptions To MUBI Just By Watching A Film

Exclusive to Indiewire readers: a whole year of beautifully curated indie cinema
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  • July 22, 2014 6:33 AM
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Watch: The Full Trailer For Season Two of 'Please Like Me'

Finally, a full trailer for our favorite show!
  • By Jeremy Staley
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  • July 21, 2014 10:24 PM
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Major Oscar Hopeful 'The Imitation Game' Gets Two Trailers But Both Skim Over Alan Turing's Homosexuality

Not one but two trailers came out today for Morten Tyldum's "The Imitation Game" -- surely timed to go with it being a part of the Toronto Film Festival's first major announcement tomorrow. The film aims to be a major player this Oscar season, and it sure has those goods on paper: Tortured gays who do amazing things have a pretty good track record in that regard.
  • By Jeremy Staley
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  • July 21, 2014 12:07 PM
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Recap: 'Masters of Sex' Season 2, Episode 2: 'Kyrie Eleison'

Our weekly "Masters of Sex" season 2 recaps continue...
  • By Brandon Kirby
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  • July 21, 2014 12:42 AM
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'Drunktown's Finest,' 'The Circle' and 'Something Must Break' Among 2014 Outfest Winners

Outfest closed up shop on its 2014 edition tonight, and we have the full list of winners...
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  • July 21, 2014 12:35 AM
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6 Things To Know About Amazon's Extremely Promising New Series 'Transparent'

At Saturday's Outfest panel of Amazon's upcoming series Transparent -- about an elderly father who grapples with telling his adult children the decision to transition into a woman -- creator Jill Soloway (Afternoon Delight) joined her cast on stage to discuss the revamped pilot they screened, with new actors and characters, from the one that was posted online earlier this year. Here are the major takeaways about the show, which has been officially picked up and is set to premiere binge-style with all ten episodes on Amazon Prime in late September.
  • By Brandon Kirby
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  • July 20, 2014 11:44 AM
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Watch: Perfume Genius' 'Queen' Video Offers a Queer Take on 'Forrest Gump'

And it's a definite must watch.
  • By Jeremy Staley
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  • July 18, 2014 12:42 PM
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