girltrash set

On the ‘Girltrash’ Set

This behind-the-scenes venture started when I got invited to the set of Girltrash: All Night Long. I took it a step further, volunteering as a PA in the POWER UP Mentee Program. Mentee? Isn’t that some type of mint? No, the Mentee Program gives beginning filmmakers hands-on experience making an LGBT film…

September 2020
Jill Bennett and Cathy DeBuono, Outfest mixer

From Web To Screen: Why Stop Now?

We Have to Stop Now is one of the biggest surprises on the film festival circuit this year, mainly because it wasn’t even meant to be a film…

September 2020

A Marine Story Hits A Bull’s Eye

Writer-director Ned Farr hit a bull’s eye when his film A Marine Story opened the Cinema Diverse film festival on Sept. 24, the same day a federal judge gave Air Force nurse Maj. Margaret Witt her job back after she endured a discharge under Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell…

September 2016
The Fosters

TV Series: The Fosters

Meet Teri Polo and Sherri Saum who proudly play the parents in the lesbian Foxtel Series…

August 2013

Award Shows Are Six Degrees Of Gay

During the lull between award shows (yes, there is one), let’s see how many of the award nominees, presenters and show-goers are gay, have played gay, or are Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon gay.*…

January 2012

At The “Conception” Premiere

With his wife and two young sons in tow on opening night last week at the Beverly Hills Film Festival, an exuberant Stolberg talked about the encounters between the nine couples in the film that lead to conception…

November 2011

Chely Wright Changing Her Tune

Since country singer Chely Wright (“Single White Female”) announced that she and Lauren Blitzer were engaged, the couple has collected a passel full of frequent flier miles just from LGBT events alone…

May 2011

Runaways Revolt

Standing backstage with Joan Jett at San Diego Gay Pride some years back I couldn’t help but ask why she avoids talking about her sexuality. She said she doesn’t and walked away…

December 2010

An American Dragon?

If you haven’t yet heard of Noomi Rapace and the Millennium trilogy from Sweden, you will. …

November 2010

And The Outfest Winners Are….

I reviewed some of the award-winning films at Outfest, the 2010 LA Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, but also have a few awards of my own…

September 2010