TIGLFF Blog


The 2016 TIGLFF Program Guide is now available.

The program guide for the 2016 Tampa Bay International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival is now available.  It has complete schedule and venue information for all shows and events during the festival. Download the 2016…

Listen to Del Shores on Beauty & The ‘Burg Episode 82

Del Shores is interviewed for his upcoming live appearance at The Cuban Club,this Friday, March 11 on the local Podcast Beauty and the ‘Burg. Listen to Del inform us about his latest creative work and…

Akron – Love Now

Saturday, October 10 @ 2:00 PM Katherine A. Hickman Theater Brian O’Donnell and Sasha King are incredibly talented individuals.  As a team, they are a force of nature!  They published a beautiful summary of their film. …

The Son of a Preacher Man – Stephen Cone

According to the IMDb website, “Stephen Cone is a Chicago-based filmmaker and actor.” That is such a HUGE understatement! Stephen Cone is a brilliant filmmaker, playwright, actor, director, educator, multiple award winner and such an…

Pink Shades of Butch – Michelle Ehlen

Butch Jamie and Heterosexual Jill discover BDSM … sort of. Michelle Ehlen is laughing WITH us, not AT us. Well, she might be laughing AT us, a little. But, its okay because she IS one…

The New Man (El Hombre Nuevo) – Tonight!

The New Man (El Hombre Nuevo) Friday, October 9 @ 7:00 PM Metropolitan Community Church Aldo Garay, born in Uruguay, is a multiple award winner for his work in television and documentaries. He is a…

Hello Oscar, meet Josh Kim

Selected for the Oscars!!  See How to Win at Checkers (Every Time) TONIGHT! Josh Kim went all in for his first feature film. He sold his possessions, moved to Thailand to learn the language, went…

Patricia Velasquez … in October! She is HERE!

Liz in September October 9, 2015 – 6:00 PM Catherine Hickman in Gulfport  The star of “Liz in September,” Patricia Velasquez is an international star.  You have seen her in The Mummy, as Karina on “The…

While You Weren’t Looking – Catherine Stewart

Catherine Stewart graduated from Stanford University in 1988 with an Honours Degree in Literature and Film. She received a Master’s Degree in Screenwriting and Directing from Columbia University in 1994. She has been making programs for…

This ain’t your Mama’s Jazz

If you thought she was only Big Boo, you got a big, happy surprise!! Who has a mouth that cuts like a knife and sings like an angel?  Who can preach the word like a…

Opening Night Fabulosity!!

Scott (your Festival Exec. Director) with David (screenwriter), Van (gorgeous lead actor) and Casper (brilliant director)  with KJ (programmer, extraordinaire) Opening Night Festivities!! You can still get tickets to Lea DeLaria!!! Almost 500 of your closest…