H-12 | NO STRAIGHT LINES shown with 4 Short Films | In-Person & Virtual

Five scrappy queer comic book artists journey from DIY work and isolation to the cover of Time Magazine and the international stage, offering a fascinating window into everything from the AIDS crisis and workplace discrimination to the search for love and a good haircut. - - - - - Click to Read More.

  • 79 minutes
  • NO STRAIGHT LINES: The Rise of Queer Comics | Directed by Vivian Kleiman | 2021 | USA | 79 Minutes | Comedy | English


    Five scrappy queer comic book artists journey from DIY work and isolation to the cover of Time Magazine and the international stage, offering a fascinating window into everything from the AIDS crisis and workplace discrimination to the search for love and a good haircut. Their work and personal stories are sure to make you laugh, but also make you think about the challenges and triumphs encountered and overcome along the way.



    CAST: Alison Bechdel, Howard Cruse, Mary Wings, Jennifer Camper, Rupert Kinnard


    SHOWN With 4 Animated Short Films:


    CLOSET COMBAT | Directed by Augustus Hinton | 2.5 Minutes


    FREAK OF NATURE | Directed by JP Schiller | 2 Minutes


    BEYOND THE GLOVES | Directed by Jerald Juarez | 6.5 Minutes


    MY AUNTIES | Directed by Richard O'Connor | 2.5 Minutes


    No Refunds Issued at Any Time. 

     

    Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination and Wearing of Mask Required to Enter Theater and Events.


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About qFLIX Philadelphia 2021; The LGBTQ+ Film Festival


A Hybrid Festival @ the Suzanne Roberts Theatre and Streaming On-line


The qFLIX® family of LGBTQ+ film festivals is proud to present qFLIX Philadelphia 2021 (Sept. 26-Oct. 3)

qFLIX Philadelphia 2021 begins with the presentation of the Marsha P. Johnson Image Award to Dr. Rachael Levine, and the Philadelphia’s famed creative black-tie BLACK & PINK GALA.

With 8-days of programming and events, qFLIX stays true to its mission, to share our global stories. We believe that our stories are the soul of our community, and that our task is to share them in order to empower, educate, entertain and inspire a people.


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