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"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

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REDDING LGBTQ+ Film Festival

September 22, 2017 @ 9:30 am2:30 pm

$5 – $13

REDDING– 1st Annual Redding LGBTQ+ Film Festival in conjunction with Redding Pride. The First Annual Redding Pride Film Fest will be held on Friday, September 22 4:30 to 9:30 pm at Old City Hall, on 1313 Market St. in downtown Redding. Tickets to see a single film are $5 in advance | $7 at door All-Fest Pass: $13 in advance | $18 at door Reserve your tickets at reddingpride.org or call 530.241.5003 View the Facebook event here. This event is sponsored by NorCal OUTreach Project and is funded by a grant from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the McConnell Foundation.  This year’s films include: The Year We Thought About Love (2015) 4:30 – 5:40 pm With wit, grace, and attitude, a diverse troupe of LGBTQ youth transforms their personal struggles into theater for social change – starting with a simple and surprising kiss in the first act. Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKlF3y1DtYw REAL BOY (2016) 6:00 – 8:00 pm* As 19-year-old Bennett Wallace navigates sobriety, late adolescence, and the evolution of his gender identity, his mother makes her own transformation from resistance to acceptance of her trans son. * A live Q&A with Bennett will follow the screening Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/134142788 To Be Takei (2014) 8:00 – 9:30 pm Over seven decades, actor and activist George Takei boldly journeyed from a WWII internment camp, to the helm of the starship Enterprise, to the news feeds of five million Facebook fans. Join George and his husband Brad on this star’s playful and profound trek for life, liberty, and love Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fAei04JS9BU

Details

Date:
September 22, 2017
Time:
9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Cost:
$5 – $13
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.reddingpride.org/shop

Venue

Old City Hall, Redding
1313 Market Street
Redding, CA 96001 United States
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