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'Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up' Debuts on HBO

On Valentine's Day, February 14, HBO Documentary Films presents "Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up," a hybrid form of standup comedy inspired by O'Donnell's recent near-fatal heart attack.

Smithsonian Channel Screens "Rise of the Killer Virus"

AIDS | By EDGE | Dec 1
On World AIDS Day, the Smithsonian Channel investigates the true origins of a global epidemic with "Rise of the Killer Virus," a documentary that spotlights the first mass outbreak in Africa in the 1960s.

'Virunga' :: Fighting for Congo

MOVIES | By Erin Blackwell | Nov 9
"Virunga" is 100 minutes of passionate documentary bursting at the frames to communicate that what's at stake in Congo's biggest national park is nothing less than the future of environmental justice.

Transwoman Nicole Bray's Documentary Will Follow Her Transition: Part II

MOVIES | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 29
In Part II of this two-part series, transwoman Nicole Bray shares the story of her gender transition, and the documentary film she is creating to help other transgender individuals have hope.

Gay Man Documents Journey of LGBT Refugees Fleeing Iran For Turkey

MOVIES | By Anthony Lanni | Aug 16
New York filmmaker Rick Flynn addresses and exposes the daunting realities that exist for LGBT abroad in his debut feature documentary "Golf Alpha Yankee."

Prop 8 Doc to Premier June 23 on HBO

TELEVISION | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jun 21
There are many tales being told in "The Case Against 8," Ben Cotner and Ryan White’s riveting new documentary about one of the lawsuits which changed the course of LGBT history by opening the marriage equality floodgates.

Logo TV Presents "Trailblazers"

TELEVISION | By Mike Halterman | Jun 15
Logo TV has announced the upcoming telecast of "Trailblazers," a new annual event to honor the pioneers who have broken new ground in the quest for LGBT civil rights and are leading the way towards equality.

25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards: Visible and Understood

CULTURE | By Chris Carpenter | Apr 8
This year’s L.A. edition of the GLAAD Media Awards will feature filmmaker Linda Bloodworth-Thomason and the subject of her documentary "Bridegroom," Shane Bitney Crone, who faced the indignities of a pre-marriage equality era after his life partner died.

Matt Livadary on Gay Rodeo Doc ’Queens and Cowboys’

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | Mar 28
Hotspots Interviews "Queens and Cowboys" Filmmaker Matt Livadary and Florida Gay Rodeo Association Founder Todd Garrett.

Drag Becomes Him

MOVIES | Jan 18
Originally released as a five-part web series, "Drag Becomes Him" is slated to become a feature-length documentary in summer 2014 - thanks to Jinkx Monsoon and a crowd of supporters.

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