The Frederick Film Festival and The Frederick Center have partnered to bring a night of films with an LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) or Ally connection. The films will be presented at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 South Carroll Street in Frederick, on June 24 beginning at 7pm. Tickets on sale now online.

The eleven films, from eight countries, will be shown in two sessions. The early session films are more “PG” level films while the second session deal with mature themes. Session One runs 7:00-8:15pm; Session Two runs 8:30-10:00pm. 

The films to be shown that night are:

Session One’s Films:
Golden – Dir: Kai Stänicke – Germany
Zack & Luc – Dir: RW Gray – Canada
Magda’s Lesbian Lover – Dir: Will Moore – UK
Obama is/and me – Dir: Stevan Lee Mraovitch – France
Umbra – Dir: Pedro Atienzar – US  
That's So Straight – Dir: Will Clements – Canada
Growing Out – Dir: Andrew Walsh – Australia

Session Two’s Films:
Strawberries – Dir: Jelena Lela Milošević – Montenegro
Life of Silence – Dir: Cheng-Ru Ying – Taiwan
Not Funny! – Dir: Katharina Woll – Germany
Blut, Reis, und Tranen – Dir: Johannes Rosenstein – Germany 

Details about all these films can be found in the F3 Film Guide on the festival’s webpage:

Tickets are $10 per session, both sessions for $15.  Reserve tickets online or pay at the door if seats are still available. Tickets are available at:

This special pre-event night is NOT included in the F3 weekend pass, but IS included with the VIP pass). 

The Frederick Film Festival continues the following weekend.  See for locations and times. (This special pre-event night is NOT included in the weekend pass, but IS included with the VIP pass).

The Frederick Pride festival is Saturday June 27, 2015 from 12-6pm in Carroll Creek Linear Park.  See for more information.