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The Past, Present, and Future of Queer Non-Fiction - 2021 Sundance Panel

As part of the 2021 edition of the Sundance Film Festival, GLAAD and Outfest present: The filmmakers responsible for some of the most influential and groundbreaking LGBTQIA+ Sundance-premiere documentaries gather for a discussion about how non-fiction filmmaking has played a vital role in queer storytelling and activism, how Sundance and the festival circuit helps amplify the reach of these important works, and how queer stories can continue to evolve and flourish in the documentary landscape. Moderated by: Nadia Hallgren (filmmaker,…

The 9th Annual GLAAD Studio Responsibility Index

On July 15, 2021 GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, released its ninth annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI), a study that maps the quantity, quality, and diversity of LGBTQ characters in films released by the eight major film studios. Due to the unique disruption to theatrical releases in the U.S. in 2020 caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, GLAAD chose to center its analysis on the eight film studios that had the highest theatrical grosses from films released in…