Posted by Michael Carroll Green on April 7, 2014 at 6:00pm
Audiences chose a record number of Festival Favorites (16 Feature Films and 22 Shorts). To be a Festival Favorite, a film must score an average audience approval rating of 8.5 or higher on a scale from 1 to 10.
Feature films selected by audiences as Festival Favorites include Southern Baptist Sissies, Undressing Israel: Gay Men in the Promised Land, Chicken Soup with Knives, Carl(a), Disturber of the Peace, Lewd and Lascivious, Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years: 1984-1992, Big Gay Love, Out West, What’s the “T”, Teach Your Children Well, In the Name Of (which also had the highest average among the favorites), Birthday Cake, In Harvie: Superhero, I Am Divine and The Last Match.
Audience picks as Festival Favorites among Short Films included Brighton, The Package, The Denied, Families are Forever, Dear Santa, Barbie Boy, Straight with You, Whispers of Life, Bakersfield, Earth, Way too Many Problems, Playing it Straight, Straight Talk, Cologne, Dry Dock, An Exchange, Greg's List, The Ugly Duckling, Lavender Hill, Being Stavros, Remember to Breathe, Scotty Works Out, Happy Birthday, and Born to Dance This Way.
All screenings take place at the Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs.
Schedule announcements coming soon!