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Nicole Bray wants to share her story

Transwoman Nicole Bray's Documentary Will Follow Her Transition: Part I

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 28
In this two-part series, EDGE looks at transwoman Nicole Bray, who got the support of her friends, family and wife, and is creating a documentary to inspire other transgender individuals.

Filmmaker Caryn Hayes

Filmmaker Caryn Hayes Launches Online Distribution for "Clean Hands"

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 26
On August 22, award-winning writer/filmmaker Caryn Hayes joined a host of other indie directors taking a stab at online distribution. She has released her acclaimed narrative short entitled "Clean Hands" as a digital download.

China Cans Beijing Independent Film Fest

By Didi Tang | Aug 23
Chinese authorities blocked an annual independent film festival from opening on Saturday, said organizers of an event that has become a rare and influential venue for critical voices.

This April 17, 2014 file photo shows plaintiff Michael Egan speaking during a news conference in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Singer Sex Abuse Accuser Seeks Case Dismissal

By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Aug 23
A former child model accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii said he wants to dismiss the lawsuit - not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new attorney to represent him.

It's 'Finis' for Maltin's Movie Guides

Aug 23
Plume, an imprint of Penguin Random House, says "Leonard Maltin's 2015 Movie Guide" will be the 36th and final edition.

'Love is Strange' and Alfred Molina is Lovely

By Chris Carpenter | Aug 17
Award-winning actor Alfred Molina may be most recognized for the heavies he has played on screen, but he's also played gay, as in his new film, in which he an John Lithgow portray a longtime couple.

HBO Latin America Presents The 6th Annual Ft. Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

Aug 17
The sixth Annual Ft. Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (FLGLFF) is doubling the number of films it will present and extending the schedule to seven days this year, announced Mark Gilbert, board chair and interim festival director.

Gay Man Documents Journey of LGBT Refugees Fleeing Iran For Turkey

By Anthony Lanni | Aug 16
New York filmmaker Rick Flynn addresses and exposes the daunting realities that exist for LGBT abroad in his debut feature documentary "Golf Alpha Yankee."

Waves of Change

By Andy Smith | Aug 16
"The lineup is the point in the surf where the waves actually line up. The way they come in one after the other..."

Rob Riggle, Jake Johnson, and Damon Wayans, Jr. in  "Let's Be Cops"

Let's Be Cops

By Frank Scheck | Aug 15
At one point during "Let's Be Cops," actor Damon Wayans Jr. has a scene in which a huge naked man's groin is inches from his face. That's a good approximation of what filmgoers will experience during this witless high-concept comedy.