The advocacy group just released its annual film survey, which found the percentage of LGBTQ characters of color also increased. But it still cited issues with lack of transgender representation.
NewFest, an LGBTQ film festival based in New York, has gone virtual this year. The pandemic disrupted the festivities, but it gave the LGBTQ films a chance to be viewed by a larger audience.
Alice Wu’s new movie, “The Half of It,” is a play on Cyrano de Bergerac with an LGBTQ twist. NPR’s Scott Simon speaks to the director.