Queer Hippo Int’l LGBT Film Festival (Queer Hippo) announces today the kickoff of its first annual film festival in Houston, Texas. The event takes place at the Houston Museum of African American Culture on April 1-3. Get ready for a jam packed weekend filled with stories of love, comradery, heartbreak and murder.
Showcasing over 30+ films, Queer Hippo stands to set the pace for LGBT film festivals and enthusiasts alike. This year’s film selection includes features, shorts, music videos and documentaries from over 19 different countries, including several Houston premiers.
The full line up can be found here.
The Festival will introduce awards this year for films in competition, honoring directing, cinematography, screenwriting, music video and animation, providing further opportunity for those in their field to be recognized.
Tickets are available at www.queerhippo.com. We can’t wait to see you there!
**Queer Hippo is a celebration of queer cinema that brings together authentic stories and audacious audiences for its annual program of original documentaries, dramatic films, original teleplays, music videos and shorts.
The mission of Queer Hippo is to show people we are more alike than we are different. We aim to offer a space where queer artist can come together and showcase their works and audiences can come and enjoy a fresh diverse perspective in cinema.Museum ParkNeartown-Montrose