Now in its 26th year, Polari is the festival that used to be known as the Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival or (aGLIFF). This five-day-long event takes place from Wednesday, Oct. 16 through Sunday, Oct. 20, and showcases features, shorts, narratives, documentaries, and lots of parties and other events. Visit www.polarifest.com
for badge and ticket information, as well as the complete screening schedule. See "Deep-Seated Divans and Homo Sectionals
," p.XX, for more of our festival coverage.