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OUTFEST 2012: The 30th Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

With 143 films from 24 different countries along with exciting panels and parties, this year’s festival is not to be missed! For 29 years Outfest has led the charge, spotlighting emerging talent, creating community between filmmakers and audiences and offering a world-class forum for stories that reflect and often transform LGBT lives. Now celebrating its 30th anniversary, Outfest continues to showcase, nurture and preserve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender film images and artistry.

REDCAT will serve as the venue for the following screenings and events:

Fri, Jul 13th 7:30pm
Bruce LaBruce Shorts (68 min)
The Bad Breast (Canada, 2010, 20 min); Give Piece of Ass a Chance (Canada, 2007, 13 min); Offing Jack (Canada, 2011, 14 min); Weekend in Alphaville (Canada, 2010, 21 min)

Fri, Jul 13th 9:30pm
She Male Snails (Sweden, Denmark, 2012, 72 min)

Sat, Jul 14th 2:00pm
Queen of Sheba Meets the Atom Man (USA, 1963, 109 min)

Sat, Jul 14th 4:30pm
Homeboy (USA, 2011, 56 min)

Sat, Jul 14th 7:15pm
Platinum Showcase (85 min)
Divorcio USA 2005/2012 (USA, Mexico, 2012, 8 min); The Dream of Norma (Germany, 2010, 8 min); Every Woman (USA, 2010, 5 min); Fist (USA, 2011, 8 min); I Remember: A Film About Joe Brainard (USA, 2012, 24 min); Reifying Desire 1 (USA, 2011, 4 min); Rocks and Bones (USA, 2012, 11 min); Sloshing (USA, 2012, 2 min); Solipsist (USA, 2012, 10 min); Wildblood (USA, 2010, 5 min)

Sat, Jul 14th 9:30pm
Sunset Stories (USA, 2012, 87 min)

Sun, Jul 15th 4:00pm
So Pomo (USA, 2011, 4 min); Born Naked (MLB) (Spain, 2011, 83 min)

Sun, Jul 15th 6:30pm
Satan’s Angel: Queen of the Fire Tassels (USA, 2012, 72 min)

Sun, Jul 15th 8:30pm
Mommy Is Coming(Germany, 2012, 64 min)

Thu, Jul 19th 7:15pm
This Is Not a Dream (UK, 2012, 118 min)

Thu, Jul 19th 9:45pm
Colt (USA, 2011, 10 min); L.A. Plays Itself (USA, 1972, 51 min)

Fri, Jul 20th 8:00pm
Ann Magnuson Live Performance: Bowie Cabaret and The Jobriath Medley (60 min)

Fri, Jul 20th 10:00pm
Jobriath A.D. (USA, 2012, 103 min)

Sat, Jul 21st 2:30pm
Queer Internet Superstars (90 min)

Sat, Jul 21st 5:00pm
Walk Away Renee (USA, 2011, 87 min)

Sat, Jul 21st 7:30pm
Taxi Zum Klo (Germany, 1980, 98 min)

Sat, Jul 21st 9:45pm
The 14th Annual Home Video Gong Show (90 min)

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