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Dr. Rachel Levine to Receive the Marsha P.  Johnson Image Award at Opening Night of qFLIX Philadelphia 2021: The LGBTQ+ Film Festival | Sunday | Sept. 26

Dr. Rachel Levine to Receive the Marsha P. Johnson Image Award at Opening Night of qFLIX Philadelphia 2021: The LGBTQ+ Film Festival | Sunday | Sept. 26

With the presentation of the Marsha P. Johnson Image Award, qFLIX honors Dr. Levine and her mission of “fairness and equality and about specifically health equity, while recognizing the profound and lasting contributions of our transgender brothers, sisters, and non-binary siblings, to our global effort towards full equality, for transgender leadership is pivotal to our global fight for the LGBTQ+ community.

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qFLIX Excels & Makes History & Announces Opening Night Film

qFLIX Excels & Makes History & Announces Opening Night Film

In 2014, myself and Thom Cardwell founded qFLIX Philadelphia to fill the gap that was left by the collapse of the Philadelphia International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (AKA, QFest).  We had just two months to produce a 5-day, 35 film festival.  Today qFLIX...

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COVID-19 Response @ qFLIX Philadelphia 2021

COVID-19 Response @ qFLIX Philadelphia 2021

The health and safety of our qFLIX festival family of attendees, supporters, guests, and filmmakers is paramount in our planning and preparation of qFLIX Philadelphia 2021 at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre (Sept. 26 – Oct. 3.)

Our primary consideration is how best to safely bring together our filmmakers, audiences, volunteers, and staff, from around the world to attend our in-person festival and events. As such, qFLIX will be requiring ALL participants attending this year’s festival, and events to be fully vaccinated and wear a mask. Proof*of vaccination will be REQUIRED.

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Lesbian Director To Be Honored @ qFLIX

Lesbian Director To Be Honored @ qFLIX

Cheryl Allison, a lesbian actress, director, and documentary filmmaker and an Emmy nominated, award-winning actress and director who has performed on Broadway, and in national tours, regional theatre, plus film and television for over 30 years, has agreed to accept...

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qFLIX 2020 XL Awards

qFLIX 2020 XL Awards

At qFLIX, we like to give out awards, and this year was no exception. With an entirely virtual program, qFLIX 2020 XL proved to be just that – extra large. The programming featured over 46 programs spanning from Feature Films (including several world premieres),...

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November has LGBTQ+ films galore at qFLIX

November has LGBTQ+ films galore at qFLIX

qFLIX, Philadelphia’s LGBTQ film festival, which was postponed in March, will take place online November 5 to 30 and screen numerous features and documentaries and, the programmers promise, “more shorts than any other fest.” Russell Tovey poetically narrates a...

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qFLIX Philadelphia 2020 Rescheduled

qFLIX Philadelphia 2020 Rescheduled

Out of a continued concern for the COVID-19 pandemic and the health and welfare of our commuity members qFLIX Philadelphia 2020 has been rescheduled to November 15-22.  We look forward to seeing you all in November.

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