At some point during the quarantine, a well-curated adult entertainment website approached me, offering access to peruse their voluminous catalog. I dove in. I masked and distanced, marched and protested, hiked through a forest and laid on a beach. The journey down the virtual video aisles of streaming platform PinkLabelTV began with a message from Jenni Olson, filmmaker, film historian, and co-director of the Bressan Project. For several years, Olson and the Bressan Project have worked to restore the films of pioneering gay filmmaker Arthur J. Bressan, Jr.
PG 96 min Comedy, Horror, Mystery. A college student must relive the day of her murder over and over again, in a loop that will end only when she discovers her killer's identity. R min Biography, Crime, Drama. Not Rated 85 min Horror, Mystery, Thriller. A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city. Votes: 10,
Being a year where everyone was trapped indoors glued to their screens meant, for moviegoers, that smaller films were able to sneak onto the radar, and that especially extended to queer storytelling in Exuding charm, infectious energy, and unshakeable confidence, Alice is the teenage trans girl protagonist of your movie dreams. First-time feature director Gil Baroni makes a grand entrance with this flirty, heartfelt, and celebratory trans comedy.
WHAT percent of American men are gay? This question is notoriously difficult to answer. Historical estimates range from about 2 percent to 10 percent. But somewhere in the exabytes of data that human beings create every day are answers to even the most challenging questions. Using surveys, social networks, pornographic searches and dating sites, I recently studied evidence on the number of gay men.