“The 41st edition of Outfest Los Angeles is in full bloom – but if you missed any of its thrilling first half that included scores of LGBTQ+ screenings, premieres and parties, fear not.

Much of the best of this year’s Outfest is still to come over the next several days, including dozens of in-person screenings, the seventh annual Trans, Nonbinary, & Intersex Summit, and the festival’s big Closing Gala on Sunday, July 23. What’s more, for a limited time, many fantastic films that have already screened (like Down Low, Fancy Dance, and Mutt) can now be streamed via the festival’s virtual platform.

But it’s in-person screenings that have always been the main draw at Outfest, often featuring lively Q&A sessions with the films’ directors (though sadly not the narrative casts this year, due to the SAG-AFTRA strike). Here are ten standout screenings that you won’t want to miss in the final days of Outfest Los Angeles 2023…”

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[Read the full article at losangelesblade.com]