#DragHerStory: The Cast of “Paris Is Burning” on The Joan Rivers Show In 1991

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August 8, 1991. That was a landmark day for drag and television. The Joan Rivers Show devoted the entire episode to the subjects and director of the groundbreaking documentary Paris is Burning. The show features Dorian Corey, Pepper Labieja, Willi Ninja and Freddie Pendavis. ... See the Rest

#WeLoveDocs: Grace Jones Documentary Coming to The BBC!

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OMG OMG OMG OMG a Grace Jones documentary is coming to the BBC! Titled Grace Jones -- The Musical Of My Life and directed by Sophie Feinnes (sister of Ralph Feinnes), the film has apparently been in the works for seven years.  Billboard reports: It has been described as "a ... See the Rest

From The Man Who Brought Us Little Edie: Iris by Albert Maysles

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Albert Maysles, along with his brother David, was one of the greatest documentary film directors of all time. He directed the Rolling Stones in Gimme Shelter, he directed 6 different films about legendary artists Christo and Jean-Claude, and he brought Little Edie Beale to the ... See the Rest

Porn in a Movie Theater! Dan Savage Wants To Hump (Festival) Us All

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This past week, Dan Savage’s Hump Festival rolled through LA and my partner in crime John Polly and I went to see it. It’s sort of unusual to watch sex on screen in a movie theater next to your close friend (it’s 2015, not 1985) – and honestly it was lovely.  Friends who porn ... See the Rest

#GreyGardens: Revisiting Drew Barrymore’s Little Edie

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Filmmaker Albert Maysles died yesterday at the age of 88. He and his brother David are probably most famous for the 1973 documentary, Grey Gardens. (It is being re-released by Criterion Films.) They were played by Arye Gross and Louis Ferreira in the 2009 feature film, along side ... See the Rest

World of Wonder presents East London Drag Docu “DRESSED AS A GIRL” IT’S BEYOND!!!

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East London’s alternative drag scene seemed to explode in the early 2000’s, and at the front of the trashy revolution were a handful of queens, featured in the new documentary Dressed As A Girl. I witnessed the whole shape-shifting first hand while living in London right at the ... See the Rest

Quote Unquote: Oscar Winner Glen Greenwald On NPH’s “Pitiful” Snowden Joke

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Neil Patrick Harris has yet another critic of his Oscar hosting duties last Sunday night. Glen Greenwald, along with director Laura Poitras, picked up a little gold man for Best Documentary for the Edward Snowden film, Citzenfour. The film is about the revelations made by former ... See the Rest

Twitter Review: Love, Marilyn

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I can recommend the excellent & moving LOVE, MARILYN on @HBO now. Actors read her words & shed light on the most famous woman who ever lived @treynyc ... See the Rest