Outfest released its Outfest Fusion Festival QTBIPOC (Queer, Trans, Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) lineup for this year. Scheduled to run from April 16-20 in Los Angeles, the Hybrid Festival will consist of 10 features, 41 short films, a one-minute film contest, two additional cars, workshops, and paintings. The festival is dedicated to highlighting “the work of black and transgender filmmakers, providing audiences and storytellers with the critical insight needed to build jobs and opportunities and empathy for LGBTQIA + stories,” On the deadline.
Among the defining features of Outfest Fusion QTBIPOC 2021 “Ma Belle, My Beauty”, Sundance photo by Marion Hill about two women who were previously in a polygamous relationship who were reunited in southern France. Other surnames include Ashley O’Shay’s Award-winning Athena Breakthrough Doc After two young leaders championing the abolition of the death penalty, “Unapologetic” and “Caught” by Nicola May, is a hybrid documentary focused on the fight against two Latina sex workers against transphobia, xenophobia and police persecution.
Outfest CEO said: “Outfest Fusion facilitates an environment in which QTBIPOC individuals can learn, teach, showcase their talents and feel validated, bridging the gap between industry gatekeepers and the many marginalized people who are usually excluded from the conversation.” Damian S. Navarro. “This is why we must keep growing Outfest Fusion!”
Head to the deadline To see the full line-up of the festival.