PrideArts announces list of five feature films to stream in January
In its ongoing efforts to make LGBTQ-themed films more readily available to the public, PrideArts has announced titles for five weekly engagements of LGBTQ feature films to be released for eight days each, from December 26, 2021 to January 31, 2022. PrideArts Films will run run throughout the year and consist of feature films, documentaries and short film festivals.
The first will be the 10th anniversary remaster of the 2009 film DARE, a classic about high school kids – an aspiring actress, her misfit best friend, and a loner – who enter into an intimate and complicated relationship. The star-studded cast includes Emmy Rossum, Alan Cumming Sandra Bernhard, Rooney Mara, Ana Gasteyer and Zach Gilford, originally from Evanston. DARE will air from December 26 to January 3. It will be followed by SWEETHEART 2021, a charming and quirky coming-of-age story set on the English coast and which won two British Independent Film Awards and the Audience Award at the Glasgow Film Festival. . SWEETHEART will air from January 2 to 10, 2022. From January 9 to 17, KAPANA, the very first LGBTQIA + feature film from Namibia, a country where sodomy is still a crime and where same-sex relationships are stigmatized. In KAPANA, the lives of two men intersect during an unlikely encounter in a bar. The Argentinian film THE PEFECT DAVID (EL PEREFCTO DAVID), released this year, will be screened from January 16 to 24. David works obsessively on his body to achieve the idealized self of a bodybuilder. As David devotes himself to further developing his physique, his social life begins to challenge him. The January series will end with CICADA, a 2020 American film that follows the factual history of its two main actors, whose relationship development is challenged by the need to acknowledge traumas from the past. CICADA will be broadcast from January 23 to 31, 2022.The price of tickets for each individual movie is $ 12.00 and entitles the customer to unlimited viewing during the eight days of streaming. Pride Film passes are also available. If purchased before December 30, the passes are only $ 30 and allow the purchaser to view all five January films, as well as the previously announced feature THE HIGHER SPIRIT (airing December 20-27). ). After December 30, the price of the passes will be $ 35 and allow buyers to stream all five films from December 26 to January 3. Passes can be purchased at https://www.goelevent.com/pridearts/Pass/Sale. More information and tickets are available at https://www.goelevent.com/pridearts/e/Search.