Screenings & Awards


Winner – Best Documentary (Long) – Jury Award – Cinhomo: Muestra Internacional Cine y Diversidad Sexual
Winner – Best Documentary – Jury Award – Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival
Winner – Best Two-Spirited Film – Audience Choice Award – Queer North Film Festival
Winner – Best Native Cinema Film – Audience Choice Award – Durango Independent Film Festival
Runner-up – Best Film – Audience Choice Award – Rainbow Visions Film Festival



Calgary, London (UK), Mumbai, Juneau, Nuuk and Tórshavn TBA

Queer Hippo International LGBT Film Festival – Houston, TX
Website and Tickets: Queer Hippo
Sunday, April 29th, 2017 – 1:15pm – MATCH: Midtown Arts and Theatre Centre



Closing Film / Yukon Premiere
Out North Queer Film Festival – Whitehorse, YT
Website and Tickets: Yukon Queer Film Alliance
Sunday, April 9th, 2017 – 8:30pm – Beringia Interpretive Centre

Massachusetts Premiere
Wicked Queer: The Boston LGBT Film Festival – Boston, MA
Website and Tickets: Wicked Queer
Saturday, April 1st, 2017 – 4:30pm – The Paramount Centre at Emerson College

Winner – Best Documentary (Long) – Jury Award / Spain Premiere
Cinhomo: Muestra Internacional Cine y Diversidad Sexual – Valladolid, Spain
Website and Tickets: Cinhomo
Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 – 7:30pm – Aula Mergelina of the Faculty of Law (University Square)

Scotland Premiere
GLITCH Film Festival – Glasgow, UK
Website: GLITCH (Free Event)
Sunday, March 26th, 2017 – 12:00pm – Centre For Contemporary Art
Followed by artist talk with filmmakers
Preceded by International QTIPoC Film Festival Network Meeting

BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival – London, UK
Website and Tickets: BFI Flare
Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 – 8:40pm – BFI Southbank NFT2 (Advance Tickets SOLD OUT)
Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 – 6:30pm – BFI Southbank NFT3 (Advance Tickets SOLD OUT)
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers

New Brunswick Museum – Saint John, NB
Website: Facebook Event Page – By donation
Tuesday, March 16th, 2017 – 7:00pm – New Brunswick Museum
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers

Winner – Best Native Cinema Film – Audience Choice Award / Colorado Premiere
Durango Independent Film Festival – Durango, CO
Website and Tickets: Durango Film
Friday, March 3rd, 2017 – 3:30pm – Gaslight Twin Cinema
Sunday, March 5th, 2017 – 12:30pm – Gaslight Twin Cinema
Part of Native Cinema Program #2

Québec Premiere
LGBTQ2 Film Series @ Never Apart – Montréal, QC
Website: Never Apart (Free Event)
Saturday, March 4th, 2017 – 7:00pm (doors at 6pm) – Le Centre Never Apart
Followed by artist talk with filmmakers

Reel Out Kingston Queer Film and Video Festival – Kingston, ON
Website and Tickets: Reel Out
Sunday, January 29th 2017 – 2:00pm – The Screening Room (SOLD OUT)
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers

ReFrame Film Festival – Peterborough, ON
Website and Tickets: ReFrame Film Festival
Friday, January 27th, 2017 – 11:30am – Market Hall Performing Arts Centre

2S YES: A Two-Spirit Youth and Elder Summit – Thunder Bay, ON
Private event by Egale Canadian Human Rights Trust
Friday, January 13th, 2017  – Lakehead University

HotDocs Showcase – Sudbury, ON
Website and Tickets: Downtown Movie Lounge (Imagine Cinemas)
Sunday, November 13th, 2016 – 2:15pm – Downtown Movie Lounge (Imagine Cinemas)

Opening Film
QCinema: Fort Worth’s Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival – Fort Worth, TX
Website and Tickets: QCinema
Thursday, November 10th, 2016 – 6:00pm – Fort Worth Community Arts Center

Switzerland Premiere
Queersicht: Bern LGBTI Film Festival – Bern, Switzerland
Website and Tickets: Queersicht
Monday, November 7th, 2016 – 6:00pm – Kino Rex 1

South America Premiere
Asterisco Festival Internacional De Cine LGBTIQ – Buenos Aires, Argentina
Website and Tickets: Asterisco
Sunday, November 6th, 2016 – 2pm – Sala 1 Cine Cosmos UBA (Av. Corrientes 2046)

New Brunswick Premiere
Silverwave Film Festival – Fredericton, NB
Website and Tickets: Silverwave (Free)
Sunday, November 6th, 2016 – 12:00pm – Charlotte Street Arts Centre

Runner-up – Audience Choice / Alberta Premiere
Rainbow Visions Film Festival – Edmonton, AB
Website and Tickets: Rainbow Visions
Saturday, November 5th, 2016 – 2:15pm – Metro Cinema (Garneau Theatre)

Scandinavia Premiere
Arctic Moving Image & Film Festival – Harstad, Norway
Website and Tickets: Arctic Moving Image & Film Festival
Friday, October 28th, 2016 – 4:30pm – Harstad Kino

CASP:  Hope, Help and Healing Conference – Iqaluit, NU
Website and Registration: CASP
Thursday, October 27th, 2016 – 3:00pm – Inuksuk High School – Classroom 1
Seminar with health professionals Suzie Schwartz and Andrea Monahan

MicGénero Morelos – Cuernavaca, Mexico
Website: MicGénero
Thursday, October 20th, 2016 – 5:00pm – La Tallera

Washington Premiere
Twist: Seattle Queer Film Festival – Seattle, WA
Website and Tickets: Twist
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 – 5:00pm – Northwest Film Forum

London Premiere
Native Spirit Festival – London, UK
Website: Native Spirit Foundation
Friday, October 14th, 2016 – 7:00pm – Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS
Twinned screening with live tweets and discussion

Liverpool Premiere
Liverpool Radical Film Festival – Liverpool, UK
Website: Liverpool Radical Film Festival (Free event)
Friday, October 14th, 2016 – 7:00pm – Liverpool Small Theatre
Twinned screening with live tweets and discussion

Manitoba Premiere
Reel Pride Film Festival – Winnipeg, MB
Website and Tickets: Reel Pride
Thursday, October 13th, 2016 – 7:00pm – The Park Theatre
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers and subjects

Opening Film / Hungary Premiere
Lift Lesbian Identities Festival – Budapest, Hungary
Website: Lift
Friday, October 7th, 2016 – 8:30pm – Salon, Ferencváros Cultural Centre

Northwest Territories Premiere
YK International Film Festival – Yellowknife, NWT
Website and Tickets: YK Film Festival
Friday, September 30th, 2016 – 7:00pm – Northern Arts and Culture Centre (NACC)

MicGénero Baja California – Tijuana, Mexico
Website: MicGénero
Thursday, September 29th, 2016 – 1:00pm – Colef

Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival – Palm Springs, CA
Website and Tickets: Cinema Diverse
Sunday, September 25th, 2016 – 1:30pm – Camelot Theatre 2

Fresno Reel Pride LGBTQ+ Film Festival – Fresno, CA
Website and Tickets: Reel Pride
Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 – 5:30pm – Tower Theatre

Pennsylvania Premiere
TD Bank LGBT Film Series – Allentown, PA
Website and Tickets: Civic Theatre of Allentown
Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 – 7:15pm – Civic Theatre of Allentown

Closing Night Film / UK Premiere
Screening Rights Film Festival – Birmingham, UK
Website and Tickets: mac Birmingham
Sunday, September 18th, 2016 – 8:00pm – mac Birmingham
Followed by artists talk with filmmakers and subjects

MicGénero Chiapas – San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico
Website: MicGénero
Saturday, September 17th, 2016 – 6:00pm – La Enseñanza

Winner – Best Documentary / Opening Night Feature
Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival – Fargo-Moorhead, ND/MN
Website and Tickets: FMLGBTFF
Friday, September 16th, 2016 – 8:00pm – The Fargo Theatre

Screening Under The Stars – Kingston, ON
Website: OPIRG Kingston
Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 – 9:15pm – The Screening Room

Texas Premiere
aGLIFF: Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival – Austin, TX
Website and Tickets: aGLIFF
Saturday, September 10th, 2016 – 3:20pm – Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers

Opening Feature Film
Voiceless International Film Festival – San Francisco, CA
Website and Tickets: VIFF
Saturday, September 10th, 2016 – 1:30pm – Stagewerx Theater

MicGénero Veracruz – Iaxapa, Mexico
Website and Tickets: MicGénero
Saturday, September 3rd, 2016 – 6:00pm – Galería de Arte Contemporáneo de Xalapa

Spotlight Film / Western Canada Premiere
Vancouver Queer Film Festival – Vancouver, BC
Website and Tickets: Vancouver Queer Film Festival
Saturday, August 20th, 2016 – 6:30pm – SFU Woodward’s Goldcorp Centre – SOLD OUT
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers and Two-Spirit Directions Workshop

Africa Premiere
Durban Gay and Lesbian Film Festival – Durban, South Africa
Website and Tickets: Durban Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
Saturday, August 20th, 2016 – 1:00pm – KZNSA Gallery

Ottawa Premiere
Centretown Movies / Capital Pride – Ottawa, ON
Website: Centretown Movies / Capital Pride (Pay what you can event)
Friday, August 19th, 2016 – 9:00pm – Dundonald Park
Preceded by Launch of Two Spirit Inclusion Campaign at 8:30pm

On The Queer Screen – Mississauga, ON
Website and Tickets: Art Gallery of Mississauga (Free by RSVP)
Thursday, August 18th, 2016 – 7:00pm – Art Gallery of Mississauga
Followed by artist talk with filmmakers

Latin America Premiere
MicGénero: Muestra International de Cine con Perspectiva de Género – Mexico City, Mexico
Website and Tickets: MicGénero
Friday, August 5th, 2016 – 6pm – Cinemex Reforma
Sunday, August 7th, 2016 – 10pm – Cinemex Altavista
Thursday, August 11th, 2016 – 6pm – Cinemex Insurgentes
Sunday, August 14th, 2016 – 12pm – Museo Memoria y Tolerance

Asia Premiere
Reel Desires: Chennai International Queer Film Festival – Chennai, India
Website: Chennai International Queer Film Festival (Free event)
Sunday, July 31st, 2016 – 3pm – Goethe-Institut, Numgambakkam, Chennai

Arctic Premiere
Alianait Arts Festival – Iqaluit, NU
Website: Alianait Arts Festival (Free event)
Friday, July 1st, 2016 – 5:30pm – Astro Theatre
Followed by Q&A with subjects

Winner – Best Two-Spirited Film – Audience Choice Award
Queer North Film Festival – Sudbury, ON
Website and Tickets: Queer North Film Festival
Sunday, June 26th, 2016 – 1:15pm – Sheridan Auditorium @ Sudbury Secondary School

International Premiere
Frameline40: San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival – San Francisco, CA
Website and Tickets: Frameline40
Saturday, June 25th, 2016 – 2:00pm – Roxie Theater – SOLD OUT
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers

Europe Sneak Peak
Human District Festival – Belgrade, Serbia
Website and Tickets: Human District Festival
Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 – 1pm – UK Parobrod – Cultural Centre of The Municipality of Stari Grad

US Sneak Peak
Santa Cruz Film Festival – Santa Cruz, CA
Website and Tickets: Santa Cruz Film Festival
Sunday, June 5th, 2016 – 4:45pm – Tannery Arts Center

World Premiere
Inside Out: Toronto LGBT Film Festival – Toronto, ON
Website and Tickets: Inside Out
Friday, June 3rd, 2016 – 5:30pm – TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 2 – SOLD OUT
Followed by Q&A with filmmakers and subjects

Special Community Screening
Prince Albert Pride Week Movie Night and Sharing Circle – Prince Albert, SK
Website and Tickets: Prince Albert Gender and Sexual Diversity Events
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 – 7:00pm – John M. Cuelenaere Public Library