WORLD PREMIERE ANNOUNCEMENT

WORLD PREMIERE ANNOUNCEMENT

50 YEARS OF FABULOUS will have its WORLD PREMIERE as the OPENING NIGHT FILM at this year's 11th Annual QDoc Film Festival in Portland on May 17th! QDoc is the only festival in the U.S. devoted exclusively to LGBTQ documentaries. Directed by the award-winning filmmaker Jethro Patalinghug, 50 YEARS OF FABULOUS recounts the rich history of the Imperial Council, the oldest LGBT charity organization in the world. Founded in San Francisco by renowned activist, drag queen and performer Jose Sarria, the Council has helped shaped LGBT life and social history in San Francisco and beyond throughout the last five decades. #QDOC2018 #QDocFilmFest #PDXFilm #50YearsOfFab

50 Years of Fabulous: The Imperial Council story screens at QDoc on May 17th at 7:30pm. Executive Producer David Lassman, Director Jethro Patalinghug & Producer Marc Smolowitz will be in attendance for a Q&A to follow the screening, along with other special guests from the cast and crew. Get tickets now: đź‘‰ http://bit.ly/50YearsOfFabulous

50 Years of Fabulous goes to the Fringe Festival London!

50 Years of Fabulous goes to the Fringe Festival London!

50 YEARS OF FABULOUS (A WORK-IN-PROGRESS)

THU NOV 16, 19:00

FILM, 91, FREE

dir. Jethro Patalinghug / USA 2017 work in progress / 70'

A rich, historical documentary about the oldest surviving LGBT charity organisation in the world, The Imperial Council of San Francisco, which has been playing a vital role in the advocacy for LGBTIQA+ human rights for 50 years through the leadership and fundraising of its fabulous (drag) Empress and Emperor.