Celebrate the Oak Lawn Branch Library turning 90 as we bring together film visionaries to celebrate the power of storytelling. Our lineup features established filmmakers that share LGBTQ+ experiences through short films. There will also be Q&A sessions with special guests after each film screening.
*This program is recommended for ages 18 and older*
2 to 2:15 p.m.: “Bloom“
Trey Vanderkamp is torn between his identity as a female, Tory Vanderkamp. After a moment of rejection, he is provoked to make the greatest transformation. Rex Owen Waide is an experimental filmmaker, exploring the shadowy areas of the heart and mind.
2:20 to 2:50 p.m.: Q&A session with creator Rex Owen Waide
3 to 4 p.m.: “Candid Love”
Award-winning film director Kurtz Frausun captures a gay couple's relationship struggles and the death of a parent, set in the backdrop of their Plano, TX apartment during a snowstorm.
4 to 4:30 p.m.: Q&A session with creator Kurtz Frausun
Made possible by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.