Admission is FREE
This film festival is sponsored by PFLAG-PC
Friday October 21, 2016
5:30 Doors Open
Festival Steering Team Member- Kelley Caspary
Mayor of Lynn Haven-Margo Anderson
Mayor of Panama City- Greg Brudnicki
Councilman representing Mayor of Panama City Beach-Mike Thomas
Moment of Silence for Orlando Victims- The Rev. Dr. Margaret Shepard
6:30 The Devotion Project- The Story of Audrey & Gail (10 minutes) - a lovely and fun short showing two women in a romance that didn't begin until middle age.
6:50 Pink Boy (15 minutes) - filmed near Tallahassee by a Floridian film director, it shows a young boy in a rural area navigating childhood and his identity with the help of his adoptive lesbian mothers.
7:15 Tom Girl (15 minutes) - another fun, identity discovering journey by a child who just wants to be their own individual self.
7:45 Gen Silent (60 minutes) - a deeply affecting film about the aging LGBTQ community and the challenges faced with nursing homes, elder care and their families.
8:45 Conclusion/ Discussion with Suzanne Clark, MSW
9:30 Program Closes
Panama City Center for the Arts
19 East 4th Street
Panama City, FL 32401
Saturday October 22, 2016
4:00 Welcome/ Pride (120 minutes) - A true story of the relationship between a small Welsh mining town and a group of LGBTQ young adults from London.
6:10 Welcome (Outside)
6:30 Moment of Silence for Orlando Victims- Tiffany Sapp, M. Div.
6:40 Love Is All You Need (19 minutes) - In a town where everyone is same sex, a female high school quarterback is outed for falling in love with a young man.
7:05 Introduction to Upstairs Inferno
7:10 Upstairs Inferno (90) minutes) - A searing documentary of a hate crime in New Orleans at a gay men's night club and the heartbreaking aftermath.
9:00 Film Festival Ends
Outside Screen (weather permitting)
6:30 Moment of Silence for Orlando Victims (Inside)
6:40 Detached (15 minutes) - An original film by local director, Michael Anthony Butler. A young man works up the courage to come out to his small group of friends.
7:00 Out and Around-Equality is Not a Western Invention (60 minutes) - A lesbian couple from San Francisco travel around the world discovering how same sex couples live and navigate a variety of political and cultural climates.
8:10 The Typist (15 minutes) - A WWII veteran who is gay recounts his part in interviewing and discharging men who were accused of homosexuality in the Navy.
8:40 Discussion (Inside)
Gulf Coast State College
Advanced Technology Center
Panama City, FL 32401