In person film screenings at Facets on the last Wednesday of January, February, and March.
THE SUMMER WITH CARMEN – January 31
THE SUMMER WITH CARMEN, a new film from Greece, directed by Zacharias Mavroeidis. While having a day-long swim at Athens’ queer beach, best friends Demos and Nikitas recall the events of a recent summer in the prospect of turning them into a screenplay for Nikitas’ feature debut. This frank portrayal of friendships, hookups, and breakups was a stand-out hit at Venice Film Festival, earning several nominations for their Queer Lion Award.
FEMME – February 28
Jules is a drag artist in London who withdraws into himself and loses his career after a horrific attack. Months later, he recognizes one of his assailants in a gay sauna and quickly realizes he has the perfect opportunity to get revenge. Sexy and satisfying with remarkable lead performances by Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, George MacKay, Antonia Clarke, Moe Bar-El, Nima Taleghani, and John Leader. Writtend and directed by Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, George MacKay, Antonia Clarke, Moe Bar-El, Nima Taleghani and John Leader.
THREE NIGHTS A WEEK – March 27
When young Baptiste meets Cookie Kunty, a young Parisian drag queen, he feels compelled to start a new photographic project. This remarkable new comedy features Pablo Pauly, Hafsia Herzi, Romain Eck, Harald Marlot, Mathias Jamain Houngnikpo, and Holy Fatma. Directed by Florent Gouëlou.