Franco Stevens came on the Bay Area scene in the late-1980s, eager to immerse herself in the lesbian community she knew existed there. She went to A Different Light bookstore in the Castro looking for a magazine that would connect her to San Francisco’s vibrant lesbian scene only to be told that no such publication […]
Wolfe Video has announced today the release date for the documentary feature Ahead of the Curve, directed by Jen Rainin and Rivkah Beth Medow. Featuring interviews with Melissa Etheridge (Academy Award Winner, Best Original Song An Inconvenient Truth), Lea DeLaria (Orange Is The New Black), Jewelle Gomez (The Gilda Stories) and Franco Stevens, the documentary […]
Over the weekend, image+nation. festival film LGBTQueer Montréal announced that AHEAD OF THE CURVE is this year’s GRAND PRIX prize winner! Filled with so much gratitude, director Jen Rainin and co-director Rivkah Beth Medow have a special message about what this win means. Please join our mailing list and let’s tell stories about strong […]
Building on 30 years of Curve Magazine, the world’s best-selling lesbian magazine, The Curve Foundation will empower and amplify voices of the Curve Community – lesbians, queer women, trans women, and non-binary people of all races, ages, and abilities. Learn more: ➡️ http://bit.ly/TheCurveFoundationLaunches
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“Franco built Curve with, by, and for her community of LGBTQ+ women and nonbinary people and we felt deeply compelled to create our film in the same vein. While it took a little extra effort, we assembled a brilliant crew of women and nonbinary people to tell this story with us.” Read the rest of […]
Franco Stevens, the founder of Curve Magazine, and her wife Jen Rainin, Director and Co-Producer of the documentary film, AHEAD OF THE CURVE, were featured guests on a recent episode of the I Love My Wife podcast! Check out more episodes of I Love My Wife here and find a screening of AHEAD OF THE […]
You’re invited to an exclusive online conversation with Lea DeLaria & Yoruba Richen about the representation of LGBTQ+ women in film. Moderated by Chanelle Elaine, the virtual event happens this WEDNESDAY, August 26th, at 3pm PT and will be followed by a Q&A. RSVP now: 👉 http://bit.ly/FranklySpeakingWithLeaAndYoruba Presented by Frankly Speaking Films, creators of feature […]
Next stop, Florida! Starting on August 22nd, AHEAD OF THE CURVE screens virtually as part of this year’s OUTshine Film Festival! 💪🏳️🌈💖 Open to Florida residents, get your tickets today!