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Add Another Trio to the aGLIFF Tease
Austin's LGBTQ film fest announces more films
DAILY Qmmunity  July 2, 2014, by Sarah Mortimer and Carmen Rising
"...The Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival (aGLIFF) just announced three more films to its roster of the fest’s 27th annual event...."

aGLIFF/Polari Announces Dates and More
aGLIFF returns for its 27th year, with free activities all summer long
DAILY Qmmunity  May 27, 2014, by David Estlund
"...The newly re-rebranded Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival (aGLIFF) has announced the dates and location of this year’s five-day event. This year, the whole shebang will take place at the freshly-vamped Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, September 10-14...."

PJ Raval's Call Her Ganda Will Open aGLIFF 2018
Local director headlines roster of new and returning films
DAILY Screens  July 11, 2018, by Richard Whittaker
"...Call Her Ganda, the new documentary by Austin director PJ Raval, has been picking up awards at festivals nationwide all summer. Now Austin filmlovers will get their chance to see it, as it's been announced as the opening night for aGLIFF, the All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival...."

AGLIFF Closing With Mapplethorpe
Festival adds major bio-pic, plus complete line-up
DAILY Screens  July 26, 2018, by Richard Whittaker
"...AGLIFF, the All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival, has just announced the rest of its line-up for 2018, including the addition of the closing night film: Mapplethorpe, the story of one of the 20th century's great photographers and chronicler of queer culture...."

Alphabet Soup: aGLIFF, IFP, and Other Announcements
Announcements from aGLIFF, Austin represents at the IFP, and more
DAILY Screens  July 25, 2014, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...The Austin Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, aka aGLIFF, just announced its opening-night film, as well as some other titles. Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine will open the fest, with the director Michele Josue and Shepard’s parents, Judy and Dennis, in attendance...."

AGLIFF: The Countdown Begins
The Austin Gay and Lesbian Film Festival kicks off in one week.
DAILY Qmmunity  September 2, 2009, by Andy Campbell
"...Tuesday is the day that Austin becomes the center of the queer film world, and we're about as excited as a teacup chihuahua. The Austin Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (aGLIFF) has only been gaining in popularity and national repute in recent years, and this year's program looks like it will only continue the trend...."

aGLIFF Party Exclusives
Here's the low down on aGLIFF's parties.
DAILY Qmmunity  August 8, 2008, by Kate X Messer
"...The Austin Gay Lesbian International Film Festival was kind enough to get these party-details before sharing them with anyone else. We've listed price details as we have them, but call or check the aGLIFF site for specifics...."

aGLIFF Drops Lineup
September film fest is back with something for everyone
DAILY Screens  July 27, 2016, by Dan Gray
"...Ticket holders will have more than 55 short films and over 30 feature films to choose from. This year's aGLIFF occurs September 8-11 at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar...."

aGLIFF: Like a Virgin on the Runway in Trinidad
Onward through aGLIFF, night 2!
DAILY Qmmunity  September 6, 2008, by Andy Campbell
"...If there is one sure thing it's this: aGLIFF this year kicks ass. I've gone to one or two screenings in years past, but I'll be darned if I don't feel like a kid in a candy store this year..."

aGLIFF's 2017 Lineup Announced
Celebrating 30 years of queer entertainment with films for everyone
DAILY Screens  August 1, 2017, by Iman Shah
"...In preparation for the fest, aGLIFF Program Director Jim Brunzell told the Chronicle they had to “happily dig a little deeper to create some special moments for everyone – whether they’ve attended aGLIFF for years, or they’re just discovering us.” In addition to the debuts, aGLIFF will host a special anniversary presentation of iconic queer films such as Maurice, Coming Out, Greetings From Out Here, Wrangler: Anatomy of an Icon. Encore showings will also bring back previous films, such as A Very Sordid Wedding and Behind the Curtain: Todrick Hall...."

New Name but Same Mission for aGLIFF
The All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival embraces the diversity of queer culture
Screens Story  September 6, 2018, by Josh Kupecki
"...There are many hats he wears: a writer for various outlets (the film website Hammer to Nail being one of his current gigs), lead programmer for the rightly celebrated Sound Unseen Festival in Minneapolis, and a pedigree for programming for the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival, but the hat he wears most frequently these days is multicolored, as festival director for aGLIFF, the All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival..."

Everybody's Talkin' aGLIFF
Austin's favorite LGBTQ fest returns
Screens Story  September 8, 2016, by Jessi Cape
"...At 29 years in, aGLIFF is one of the longest-running film festivals in Austin, and its dialogue-sparking films have shaped an entire community. Program director Jim Brunzell explains, "I talked to board members who have lived in Austin for a very long time, before the digital era kicked in, before the internet, Facebook, iPhones, and VOD..."

It's aGLIFF Time Again
The 27th annual fest of LGBTQ films begins
Arts Story  September 4, 2014, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Some behind-the-scenes squabbles among Austin LGBTQI arts organizations have provided something of a distraction during this past year, but the end result finds aGLIFF in a stronger position than ever. Celebrating its 27th year, the Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival is the longest-running arts organization of its kind in Austin..."

aGLIFF Staff... We're Crushin' On YOU!
A moment of silence, please, as we reflect on the hottie-bo-hotties at aGLIFF.
DAILY Qmmunity  September 7, 2008, by Andy Campbell
"...I'm writing this before a long evening of movie-ing and party-ing courtesy of aGLIFF. The Gay Place Crush of the Week has to be the organizers, board and volunteers of aGLIFF..."

The Grrrls of aGLIFF
A strong presence of queer women at this year's fest
Screens Story  September 8, 2016, by Sarah Marloff
"...Maybe Carol – a fascinating character study – has something to do with the move toward mainstream, but several narrative films premiering at aGLIFF focus on details beyond lesbian romance. While Heartland, First Girl I Loved, and Women Who Kill all have love stories and sex sewn into their plots, each of these films tell the story of a (queer) woman finding herself, which is vastly different from the majority of lesbian films of yesteryear..."

To Zhoosh or Not to Zhoosh: aGLIFF Spiffs Up in a Word
The Polari Fest (nee aGLIFF) asks "What’s in a name?"
DAILY Qmmunity  September 27, 2012, by Brandon Watson
"...The announcement was made a few weeks ago with great fanfare but little context, leaving many in the community wondering why. In announcing Polari Fest, aGLIFF focused on relevancy, but did not offer a convincing argument for how Polari is relevant today..."

AIDS Services of Austin and aGLIFF Turn 25
Dobie Theater's doors open again for Big Love bash
Screens Story  August 17, 2012, by Kate X Messer
"...In 1987, the Berlin Wall was still standing, South by Southwest did not yet have a film festival, and Rupert Grint wasn't even born. While the rest of history dragged its feet, 1987 was the year that both AIDS Services of Austin (ASA) and the Austin Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (aGLIFF) were formed...."

Eye on aGLIFF 24
Austin's favorite LGBTQ fest kicks off
Screens Story  September 2, 2011, by Kimberley Jones
"...6, make the job of finding good-fit films easier for you by designating each film accordingly ("For the Gals," "For the Guys," "Ally Friendly," etc.). Preview screeners weren't made available to us, but you can read about the entire slate at www.agliff.org..."

aGLIFF Staff Changes; GP Feels a Little Lonely
DAILY Qmmunity  October 14, 2008, by Andy Campbell
"...The ladies have left the building… The aGLIFF building. Programming Director Lisa Kasalek and Festival Director Ajae Clearway have both moved on to greener pastures, this even after they were recently named Gay Place Crush of the Week!?! Kasalek left to pursue personal projects and Clearway is now a staff member at the prestigious 1080...."

aGLIFF Best Bets
Film premieres and parties galore
Screens Story  September 7, 2017, by Sarah Marloff
"...Welcome to your Dirty Thirties, aGLIFF. Austin's queer film festival is celebrating a milestone year this week with events kicking off today and running through Sunday..."

Six Films You Can’t Miss at aGLIFF 2018
Biopics, retrospectives, and one big mystery
Screens Story  September 6, 2018, by Richard Whittaker
"...7:15pm: Works of Jake Graf (D: Jake Graf, UK, 76 min.) Four shorts from the transgender filmmaking pioneer, and this year's recipient of the aGLIFF breakthrough award...."

aGLIFF: The Life of Austin’s Trans Youth
Four-year project follows transgender folks navigating Austin
Screens Story  September 7, 2017, by Iman Shah
"...7-10, at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar. For more info, and to purchase badges and passes, visit www.agliff.org...."

Lights, Camera, aGLIFF!
Long-running film fest returns with something for everyone
Screens Story  September 3, 2015, by Josh Kupecki
"...A better barometer to determine how far along we are in our yearly trip around the sun is the start of the fall film festival season, which begins this week with the 28th annual Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival. For his second year at aGLIFF, Program Director Jim Brunzell has carefully curated a lineup that mixes arthouse heavyweights with first-time filmmakers..."

Agliff Outdoor Surprise
Outdoor Screening of a surprise film kicks off the 12th annual aGLIFF festival. (See next week's issue for lots more details, or visit http://www.agliff.org for info right now.) It's gonna...
Film Review  August 19, 1999, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Outdoor Screening of a surprise film kicks off the 12th annual aGLIFF festival. (See next week's issue for lots more details, or visit http://www.agliff.org for info right now.) It's gonna be a big ol' block party and it's gonna stop traffic..."

aGLIFF Review: Lez Bomb
Jenna Laurenzo's movie proves that sometimes coming out is funny
DAILY Screens  September 8, 2018, by Sarah Marloff
"...In a post Love, Simon world, it’s almost forgettable that the majority of lesbian films from the Nineties and early Aughts ended in tragedy or heartbreak or lesbians – somehow – having more sex with cis men than with women. For years, as Laurenzo noted during aGLIFF’s Q&A following the screening, 2005’s Imagine Me & You was one of the only movies in the lesbian canon that let young queer women believe in happy endings..."

aGLIFF: Diving Into the Dark Soundscapes of Discreet
Travis Mathews’ feature explores the twisting alleys of human interaction
Screens Story  September 7, 2017, by Jessi Cape
"...7-10, at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar. For more info, and to purchase badges and passes, visit www.agliff.org...."

aGLIFF Announces Lineup
Austin's favorite LGBTQ fest drops next month
DAILY Screens  July 28, 2015, by Josh Kupecki
"...In his second year programming, Program Director Jim Brunzell said in a press release, “We’ll have over 35 visiting filmmakers and screen over 70 films this season. Many films will be making their world, U.S., Southwest, and Texas premieres at aGLIFF.”..."

aGLIFF/Polari
Columns  September 11, 2014, by Kate X Messer
"...Events: Centerpiece – The Lady Bug Party 9:30pm­-12mid (contact aGLIFF for location details)...."

aGLIFF 25: Just a Tease
Kyle Henry's 'Fourplay,' Justin Vivian Bond, and more
DAILY Screens  August 22, 2012, by Kimberley Jones
"...aGLIFF announced today four titles plucked from its festival slate. In addition to Fourplay, they include: Opening Night Film Cloudburst, a road movie starring Olympia Dukakis and Brenda Fricker as two nursing home lovers who head to Canada to marry; Closing Night Film My Brother the Devil, about homophobia in London’s Arab community (it won the Grand Jury Award at the 2012 L.A..."

aGLIFF's New Day
The Austin Gay and Lesbian Int'l Film Festival chooses a new board president.
DAILY Qmmunity  January 22, 2009, by Andy Campbell
"...aGLIFF's new site is cute, I just love an organization that makes its goals clear. And on the website today the fest announced its own election results, as the organization says goodbye to current board president Alisa Weldon (L Style G Style publisher) and hello to Calvin Williams...."

aGLIFF's Opening Night
Thursday, Aug. 26
Screens Story  August 20, 2004, by Marc Savlov
"...Tickets and passes are available now, but as always, they'll be in short supply if you don't act on that uncontrollable urge (to attend, you fool, to attend!) this very second. Run don't walk to www.agliff.org! And look for our extended aGLIFF preview in next week's issue...."

Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival (aGLIFF)
aGLIFF is celebrating its 15th year as the Southwest's biggest and best-known gay and lesbian film festival. This 12-day-long event screens scores of features and shorts, narratives and documentaries, and...
Film Review  August 23, 2001, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Directed by: Various. aGLIFF is celebrating its 15th year as the Southwest's biggest and best-known gay and lesbian film festival..."

aGLIFF Review: Mapplethorpe
Matt Smith captivates as the transgressive photographer
DAILY Screens  September 10, 2018, by Richard Whittaker
"...Find more reviews, previews, and recommendations for this year's All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival see www.austinchronicle.com/agliff. The queer film fest runs Thursday, Sept..."

aGLIFF Review: Wild Nights With Emily
If only all poetry lessons were this hilarious and fun
DAILY Screens  September 10, 2018, by Josh Kupecki
"...Find more reviews, previews, and recommendations for this year's All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival see www.austinchronicle.com/agliff. The queer film fest runs Thursday, Sept..."

aGLIFF Review: Anchor and Hope
Sperm donor comedy is more charming than that description implies
DAILY Screens  September 10, 2018, by Josh Kupecki
"...Find more reviews, previews, and recommendations for this year's All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival see www.austinchronicle.com/agliff. The queer film fest runs Thursday, Sept..."

aGLIFF Announces Full Lineup
Festival to unspool at the reopened Alamo Drafthouse on South Lamar
DAILY Screens  August 15, 2014, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...aGLIFF (formerly Polari) is the oldest film festival in Austin and the largest and longest-running LGBT film festival in the Southwest. This year’s festival can be said to fulfill the organization’s stated mission “to build community and awareness through engaging, enlightening, and innovative film programming.”..."

aGLIFF Sheds Its Skin
Introducing the Polari Film Festival
Screens Story  September 28, 2012, by Kimberley Jones
"...The Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival's vision certainly includes bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, and asexual interests, but you wouldn't known it by the "check one or the other" name. So, after 25 years, aGLIFF is rebranding itself as the Polari Film Festival, taking its name from a centuries-old type of British slang used by the gay community, especially those working in theatre..."

Howl for aGLIFF
Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival comes out with titles
DAILY Screens  August 20, 2010, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...The Centerpiece film is Howl, featuring James Franco as Allen Ginsburg in the new biopic. For the complete schedule and ticket info, visit http://www.agliff.org...."

aGLIFF: Drifting Flowers
Andy drifts along with Zero Chou's Drifting Flowers.
DAILY Qmmunity  September 7, 2008, by Andy Campbell
"...Yet another tearjerker from aGLIFF...."

Monthly aGLIFF Program Launches With Celebration of Raval
P.J. Raval the first to be fêted
Screens Story  February 17, 2006
"...23, 8pm, Raval will preview his feature-length Best Kept Secret – a documentary concerning Trinidad, Colo., the "Sex Change Capital of the World" – while also revisiting his many other works, including shorts and a music video. For tickets, see www.agliff.org...."

aGLIFF's Opening Night
The 16th annual Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival opens on Thursday, Aug. 21, 7:30pm, at the Paramount Theatre, with a screening of Girls Will Be Girls. For tickets or more information, visit www.agliff.org or call 799-6327.
Screens Story  August 15, 2003, by Stephen MacMillan Moser
"...21, 7:30pm, at the Paramount Theatre, with a screening of Girls Will Be Girls. For tickets or more information, visit www.agliff.org or call 799-6327..."

aGLIFF Schedule
Screens Story  September 1, 1995
"...The aGLIFF site has brief descriptions of each film, along with background information on this year's festival...."

Lights, Camera, aGLIFF!
Long-running film fest returns with something for everyone
Screens Story  September 3, 2015, by Amy Kamp, Jessi Cape, Caitlin Moore and Josh Kupecki
"...The New Girlfriend Saturday, Sept. 12, 7:20pm It's hard to know what aGLIFF audiences will make of The New Girlfriend, the new film from prolific French filmmaker François Ozon, and the fest's Centerpiece film..."

aGLIFF: Up With Dead People!
Andy at the movies: Edge of Heaven and Otto.
DAILY Qmmunity  September 5, 2008, by Andy Campbell


aGLIFF Kicks Off Tonight!
Tonight's party is the official kick-off for the Austin Gay Lesbian International Film Festival.
DAILY Qmmunity  September 2, 2008, by Andy Campbell


aGLIFF Reviews
Screens Story  August 29, 2008, by James Renovitch
"...– James RenovitchSunday, Sept. 7, 8pm For previous coverage of aGLIFF films Bi the Way and XXY, see austinchronicle.com...."

Go Thou & Do aGLIFF
It's on, people: aGLIFF is a happening.
DAILY Qmmunity  September 29, 2007, by Kate X Messer


Agliff Oscar Night Party
aGLIFF Oscar Night Party presents a live broadcast of the 73rd AcademyAwards projected on the big screen. The activities begin at 6pm as Oscar party attendees will be greeted on...
Film Review  March 21, 2001, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Directed by: Various. aGLIFF Oscar Night Party presents a live broadcast of the 73rd AcademyAwards projected on the big screen..."

aGLIFF Review: Heartland
A love story that transcends typical romantic trappings
DAILY Qmmunity  September 12, 2016, by Sarah Marloff


aGLIFF Review: Check It
Doc on D.C.'s QPOC gang premiered Saturday
DAILY Qmmunity  September 11, 2016, by Sarah Marloff


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