The reviews are coming in for AHEAD OF THE CURVE and the overall reception is very positive! Here are some of our favorites: The Hollywood Reporter: “‘Ahead of the Curve’: Film Review“ Moveable Fest: “Frameline 2020 Review: An Influential Magazine Faces a Future Beyond Its Pages in “Ahead of the Curve” Edge Media Network: “Review: […]
On Monday, June 27th, the New York Times Events hosted a virtual gathering called “Unfinished Work: Music, Identity and Activism” featuring Hayley Kiyoko, Brandi Carlile and our very own Meshell Ndegeocello, stellar music composer for AHEAD OF THE CURVE! It’s a great conversation, very timely, and worth your time. Meshell mentions AHEAD OF THE CURVE […]
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE who came out to see the WORLD PREMIERE OF AHEAD OF THE CURVE at the West Wind Solano Drive-In. It was an incredible night on so many levels. We packed the drive-in with over 2000 people — selling out tickets completely — making it the biggest premiere in Frameline’s history! […]
It’s less than one week til our World Premiere and we’re getting more and more excited to bring AHEAD OF THE CURVE to the West Wind Solano Drive-In as part of the Frameline44 Pride showcase. We can’t wait to see your smiling faces, even if it’s through our car windows! For many, the thought of […]
For many of us right now, the thought of celebrating anything is unfathomable. We contemplated how best to approach our film’s world premiere, while recognizing and honoring the time we’re living in, and realized that making space to tell queer stories is in itself an act of resistance. Sharing the story of a visionary and […]
While most film festivals have either cancelled or postponed, and many filmmakers scramble to find a new path forward, AHEAD OF THE CURVE is taking a page from Franco Stevens’s playbook and making a bold move. We are tickled to our toes to announce the WORLD PREMIERE of AHEAD OF THE CURVE on Saturday, June 27, as part of the Frameline44 Pride […]
Jen Rainin and Andrea Pino-Silva are all smiles at Dyke March where we had the final film shoot for Ahead of the Curve!! Perfect day to show up with PRIDE and celebrate our community!
We’ve got mad respect for Denice Frohman, writing and speaking words that inspire, connect, and liberate like nobody else. Rock on, Denice! Denice Frohman Rocks the Block!
Some sets make gorgeous backdrops for 13 interviews. Some sets have 120 cement trucks roll by over the course of 3 hours. Ours had both! All gratitude to our sound recordists Lauretta Molitor and Paige Goedkoop for working through the audio pain!
Did you know the Zine Queen of Castro Street, Rachel Pepper, hired Franco at A Different Light Bookstore? Rachel was there when Franco dreamed up Deneuve magazine.