2019 CinemaQ Film Festival | Denver Film Society

2019 CinemaQ Film Festival

Overview

July 16 - 21 at the Sie FilmCenter!
Join the Denver Film Society every July at CinemaQ as we present the year’s best LGBTQ+ cinema from around the world and celebrate the organizations in our own communities whose tireless work supports Denver’s vibrant LGBTQ+ scene. At CinemaQ, outstanding film, receptions, panels, and in-person filmmakers elevate the diverse perspectives, issues, and icons relevant to today’s LGBTQ+ community.

Films in Program...

CinemaQ 2019 Pass

CinemaQ 2019 Pass

Includes one(1) ticket to all screenings as well as both the Opening Night and Closing Night receptions! Denver Film Society Member - $75; General - $90

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CinemaQ 2019 Shorts Program

CinemaQ 2019 Shorts Program

Screens Saturday, July 20, 12:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Sometimes good things come in small servings. CinemaQ presents our favorite short LGTB films of the past year. Featuring a mix of styles, countries, and sexual identities, there’s a little something for everyone in these b

USA 89 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Adam

CinemaQ 2019: Adam

Screens Saturday, July 20, 7:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Awkward teen Adam spends his last high school summer with his big sister, who throws herself into NYC's lesbian and trans activist scene. In this coming-of-age comedy, Adam and those around him encounter love, friendship

USA 2019 95 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Changing the Game

CinemaQ 2019: Changing the Game

Screens Sunday, July 21, 2:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Michael Barnett’s dynamic documentary takes us into the lives of three high school athletes—all at different stages of their athletic seasons, personal lives, and unique paths as transgender teens.

USA 2019 88 Min
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CinemaQ 2019 Closing Night: Circus of Books

CinemaQ 2019 Closing Night: Circus of Books

Screens Sunday, July 21, 7:00pm as our Closing Night film for CinemaQ 2019! For over 35 years, the gay porn shop, Circus of Books, served as the epicenter for LGBT life and culture in Los Angeles. Unbeknownst to many in the community it served, the store was cultivated and cared for by it

USA 2019 92 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Deep In Vogue

CinemaQ 2019: Deep In Vogue

Screens Saturday, July 20, 9:00pm in our CinemaQ Film Festival! Deep In Vogue celebrates the colorful, queer, emotional and political stories of the UK's Northern Vogue and its people. Synonymous with the black, gay ballrooms of 1980s New York this documentary asks why we need Vogue

United Kingdom 2019 61 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: End of the Century

CinemaQ 2019: End of the Century

Screens Friday, July 19, 9:15pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Two men meet in Barcelona and after spending a day together they realize that they have already met twenty years ago.

Argentina 2019 84 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Gay Chorus Deep South

CinemaQ 2019: Gay Chorus Deep South

Screens Saturday, July 20, 2:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! In response to a wave of discriminatory anti-LGBTQ laws and the divisive 2016 election, the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus embarks on a tour of the American Deep South.

USA 2019 100 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: The Ice King

CinemaQ 2019: The Ice King

Screens Friday, July 19, 4:30pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! A searing documentary of lost cultural icon and Olympian John Curry, a story of art, sport, sexuality, and rebellion.

United Kingdom 2019 99 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Making Montgomery Clift

CinemaQ 2019: Making Montgomery Clift

Screens Thursday, July 18, 7:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Classic film star and queer icon Montgomery Clift's legacy has long been a story of tragedy and self destruction. But when his nephew dives into the family archives, a much more complicated picture emerges.

USA 2018 88 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Mom + Mom

CinemaQ 2019: Mom + Mom

Screens Saturday, July 20, 4:30pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Karole and Ali still don't know that the enthusiasm of their first attempt to be mothers will be followed by many vicissitudes, but when the desire becomes stronger than the pain and fatigue, miracles can happen.

Italy 2019 81 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Mouthpiece

CinemaQ 2019: Mouthpiece

Screens Friday, July 19, 7:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Cassandra, who is portrayed by two women, expresses the opposing voices that exist inside the modern woman's head, during a 48-hour period as she tries to organize the affairs for her mother's funeral.

Canada 2018 91 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Nina

CinemaQ 2019: Nina

Screens Saturday, July 20, 6:45pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Nina, a teacher in her mid-30s struggling to have a child, looks for a surrogate mother. It would seem that with her husband, she has found an ideal candidate, yet Nina falls for the woman who could have given birth to he

Poland 2019 130 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Olivia

CinemaQ 2019: Olivia

Screens Sunday, July 21, 12:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Nearly 70 years after its release, this lost French gem - directed by a woman as well - displays homosexual themes that were incredibly taboo for the times but - now handled with a gorgeous gloved hand - can finally be dis

France 1951 88 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Queering the Script

CinemaQ 2019: Queering the Script

Screens Wednesday, July 17, 7:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Queering the Script not only charts the evolution of queerness in pop culture, but also demonstrates the extraordinary impact of activism on its many diverse fans,ensuring that they see themselves accurately portr

Canada 2019 90 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Socrates

CinemaQ 2019: Socrates

Screens Thursday, July 18, 9:00pm in our 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! After his mother's sudden death, Socrates, a 15-year-old living on the margins of São Paulo's coast, must survive on his own while coming to terms with his grief.

Brazil 2019 71 Min
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CinemaQ 2019: Temblores

CinemaQ 2019: Temblores

Screens Sunday, July 21, 4:30pm in our 2019 CinemaQ FilmFestival! The coming out of an evangelical father shatters his family, his community and uncovers a profoundly repressive society.

2019 107 Min
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CinemaQ 2019 Opening Night: Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street (Sneak Preview)

CinemaQ 2019 Opening Night: Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street (Sneak Preview)

Tuesday, July 16, 7:00pm - Our Opening Night Film for the 2019 CinemaQ Film Festival! Scream Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street sets the records straight about the controversial sequel to A Nightmare on Elm Street, which ended Mark Patton’s acting career, just as it was about to begin.

USA 2019 99 Min
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