Grit and Glitter: Before and After Stonewall

LGBTQ film series Grit and Glitter: Before and After Stonewall begins today Friday 21st June at New York’s Museum of the Moving Image running until 6th July 2019.

Marking the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising and this month’s World Pride celebrations the LGBTQ film series at the Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI) has been organised by guest curators Donal Mosher and Michael Palmieri (October CountryThe Gospel of Eureka). According to MOMI the films selected “were chosen for both their personal impact on the renowned filmmaking duo and their continuing contribution to queerness in cinema before and after this watershed moment in American society.”

My Beautiful Laundrette
Screens Saturday June 29 and Saturday July 6 at Museum of the Moving Image

Grit and Glitter: Before and After Stonewall includes the following films:
Flaming Creatures and two films by George Kuchar
Friday, June 21, 7pm Museum of the Moving Image – Redstone Theater
A Taste of Honey
Saturday, June 22, 2pm Museum of the Moving Image – Bartos Screening Room
An Actor’s Revenge
Saturday, June 22, 4.30pm Museum of the Moving Image – Redstone Theater
Portrait of Jason
Sunday, June 23, 4.30pm Museum of the Moving Image – Redstone Theater
Teorema
Sunday, June 23, 7pm Museum of the Moving Image – Redstone Theater
Multiple Maniacs
Friday, June 28, 7pm Museum of the Moving Image – Redstone Theater
Dog Day Afternoon
Saturday, June 29, 2:00 p.m. Museum of the Moving Image – Redstone Theater
My Beautiful Laundrette
Saturday, June 29, 4.30pm and Saturday, July 6, 3pm Museum of the Moving Image – Redstone Theater
Tropical Malady
Saturday, June 29, 7pm and Sunday, June 30, 2pm Museum of the Moving Image – Bartos Screening Room
The Mouth of the Wolf / La bocca del lupo
Sunday, June 30, 4.30pm Museum of the Moving Image – Bartos Screening Room
Strong Island
Sunday, June 30, 6.30pm Museum of the Moving Image – Bartos Screening Room

Mosher and Palmieri’s film The Gospel of Eureka (2018, Kino Lorber Films), screens this Saturday 22nd June, as part of MOMI’s ongoing New Adventures in Nonfiction series. 

The details: Grit and Glitter: Before and After Stonewall at New York’s Museum of the Moving Image Friday 21st June – 6th July 2019. For more information and to purchase tickets head to the Grit and Glitter page of the MOMI website.

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