Tag Archives: LGBT

A short film with a deep drama at GFEST 2014


Helton Vilar In 12 minutes, The Last Farewell (2013) features a delicate story of a gay man who decides to review his own life, reflecting about his successes and failures, unveiling a path to comprehension and forgiveness. In this quick … Continue reading

Posted in GFEST, GFEST 2014, LGBT Arts for all, NK | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

@GFEST – Gaywise FESTival 2014 Brochure


GFEST – Gaywise FESTival from 10 to 22 November venues : films & cabaret at Rich Mix (15 to 18 Nov), Dance at RADA Studio (20 Nov), Art exhibition at Menier Gallery (10 to 22 Nov), Bar Titania (a new … Continue reading

Posted in GFEST, GFEST 2014, LGBT Arts for all, NK | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The male body, more than a gay obsession at GFEST 2014


Helton Vilar Three London artists who will show their work at GFEST – Gaywise FESTival this year, offer their opinions on why the male nude figure is so present in art today, claiming other meanings beyond stereotype. The male body … Continue reading

Posted in 17705329, GFEST, GFEST 2014, LGBT Arts for all, NK | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

STAND – Film shot in Ukraine portrays a homophobic Russia


Helton Vilar Based on real events, Stand (2013) tells the story of a couple in search of evidences to unravel a homophobic crime in Russia. This production is directed by French Jonathan Taieb, and starred by Renat Shuteev (Anton) and … Continue reading

Posted in GFEST, GFEST 2014, LGBT Arts for all, NK | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gay Films Can Also Be Romantic


By Helton Vilar In the middle of the night, a piano music is the background for the meeting of two lovers. They do not need to say anything, but a message becomes very clear. June is a silent short film … Continue reading

Posted in 17705329, GFEST, GFEST 2014, LGBT Arts for all, NK | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Cabaret Is Back: London style


By Helton Vilar Cabaret had always a bit of a surrealistic, magic, and insane world. At expected, a star studded line up from London’s Cabaret world is announced for a cabaret night at GFEST – Gaywise FESTival. Bird la bird … Continue reading

Posted in 17705329, GFEST, GFEST 2014, LGBT Arts for all, NK | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Urban Tales Include Telling Gay Stories


Written by Helton Vilar The second day of GFEST – Gaywise FESTival 2014 film events on 16 November presents two stories telling how diverse and dynamic gay stories might be found around the world. In the first film, the audience … Continue reading

Posted in 17705329, GFEST, GFEST 2014, LGBT Arts for all, NK | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment