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Gay Man Documents Journey of LGBT Refugees Fleeing Iran For Turkey

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."

Waves of Change

By Andy Smith | Aug 16
"The lineup is the point in the surf where the waves actually line up. The way they come in one after the other..."

Rob Riggle, Jake Johnson, and Damon Wayans, Jr. in  "Let's Be Cops"

Let's Be Cops

By Frank Scheck | Aug 15
At one point during "Let's Be Cops," actor Damon Wayans Jr. has a scene in which a huge naked man's groin is inches from his face. That's a good approximation of what filmgoers will experience during this witless high-concept comedy.

'The And' Displays Couples' Complicated Truths

Aug 15
The upcoming interactive documentary asks 30 couples of all ages, backgrounds and genders to be honest about sex, money, power and more. For more, visit www.theand.us.

Rolla Selbak gives an insider peek in the industry

Rolla Selbak Launches the 'Grrl's Guide to Filmmaking'

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 14
Award-winning filmmaker Rolla Selbak goes behind the scenes with today's best female filmmakers in her new series, "The Grrl's Guide to Filmmaking."

Jeff Bridges in "The Giver"

Jeff Bridges' 18-Year Journey With 'The Giver'

By Fred Topel | Aug 14
Jeff Bridges wanted to make "The Giver" after he read the YA novel 18 years ago. Now he's starring in the movie playing the part he hoped his late dad would play.

Meet the Director of 'Five Dances,' Alan Brown

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 10
"Five Dances" is a lovely low-budget independent film from director Alan Brown, who talks to SFGN about his beautiful coming-of-age film.

Studio Ghibli's logo

Living in Studio Ghibli Purgatory

By Jason St. Amand | Aug 9
The future of Japanese animation studio Studio Ghibli looks bleak; but that's OK.

Life After Porn :: Controversial Blue Bailey Talks HIV And Barebacking

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 9
Blue Bailey, 27, now in the process of moving away from the porn biz as he prepares to attend law school, spoke to SFGN intelligently and matter-of-factly about his status as an HIV positive porn star.

Helen Mirren, as Madame Mallory, the chef proprietress of Le Seule Pleurer Restaurant, in a scene from DreamWorks Pictures' film, "The Hundred-Foot Journey"

Could Helen Mirren Forget How To Act? She Worries

By Sandy Cohen | Aug 2
Helen Mirren said that when she takes time off work, she worries that she has forgotten how to act altogether.