“Few things are constant anymore in queer Los Angeles – but luckily if it’s July, it must be Outfest, when the latest, best, and brightest morsels of global LGBTQ+ cinema arrive to delight and illuminate us all.

This year’s Outfest lineup, amazingly the 41st, kicks off next Thursday, July 13, and features more than 170 films from over 25 countries – without a dud in the bunch, so we recommend catching as many as you possibly can.

Since many (but not all) Outfest films will have virtual screenings available again this year that you can watch from home, it’s conceivable that you could essentially catch the whole roster – but we get that ain’t nobody got time for that, so we’ve picked out the ten films from the first half of Outfest that you really shouldn’t miss. We’ll be back with our second-half picks next week…”

Aristotle and Dante

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