Sweeping out the celluloid closet.Fabulous! The Story of Queer Cinema
* Directed by Lisa Ades and Lesli Klainberg * Premieres July 15 on IFC (Internet Foundation Classes) A class library from Netscape that provides an application framework and graphical user interface (GUI) routines for Java programmers. IFC was later made part of the Java Foundation Classes (JFC). See JFC, AFC and AWT. See also ICF.
The old ACT UP slogan "Silence = Death" takes on an even larger significance after watching IFC's new documentary Fabulous! The Story of Queer Cinema. Essential viewing for the uninitiated, Fabulous! seamlessly tracks the parallel courses on which queer films and gay liberation gay liberation
organization that supports equal rights in jobs, housing, etc. for homosexuals. [Am. Pop. Culture: Misc.]
See : Homosexuality sprinted.
Backing up its claim that gay-themed movies and increasing social acceptance fed each other are an impressive group of respected filmmakers, actors, directors, and journalists, including Todd Haynes, Donna Deitch, Heather Matarazzo, and B. Ruby Rich.
The Advocate's own Alonso Duralde offers astute political commentary on films that have shaped our struggle and depicted our diverse lives, such as Paris Is Burning and lesser-known gems like Swoon. Not ignored is the importance of home video, the early '90s trend of featuring gays as bloodthirsty blood·thirst·y
1. Eager to shed blood.
2. Characterized by great carnage.
blood deviants, of the recent emergence of respectful transgender transgender or transgendered
My only gripe gripe
To have sharp pains in the bowels.
1. gripes Sharp, spasmodic pains in the bowels.
2. A firm hold; a grasp. with Fabulous: Is the film's pandering title, which trivializes its own considerable argument.