RA Partners with The DC International Film Festival’s METH HEAD

Kyle Peoples (Lukas Haas) never wanted to be the man he has become in his 30′s – stuck in a dead end job, engaged to a lover (Wilson Cruz) who ...


Reel Affirmations Partners with Capital Queer Prom

7th Annual Capital Queer Prom “Lucky Hearts Casino” To benefit Transgender Health Empowerment The Capital Queer Prom is the only second-chance prom for the adult LGBTQ community and their allies ...


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Films & Festival Updates

Pride in Film

Join One in Ten / Reel Affirmations during the week of Capital Pride as we partner and host a number of screenings! ************************************************** BUT I’M A CHEERLEADER A Day in the Park w/ Capital Pride Sunday, June 2nd / 8:00 PM Stead Park / P Street, NW & 17th Street, NW (Dupont Circle) Free Admission But I’m […]

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Mathi(eu) [Dir. Coralie Prosper | France | 2012 | 19 mins ]

Sun 11/04 Immediately Following Trans ~2:40PM | Tickets $10 | Carnegie Institution For Science Mathilde always knew she was a boy. Accepted as such by his parents, they renamed him «Mathieu.» As a young kid, Mathieu wants to be accepted and like all the other kids of his age.

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Men’s Shorts

Sun 11/4 5PM | Tickets $10 | Carnegie Institution for Science Click on image to view shorts.

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Bear City II [Dir. Douglas Langway • USA • 2012 • 110 mins]

Sun, 11/4, 7PM | Tickets $10 | Carnegie Institution of Science [Dir. Douglas Langway • USA • 2012 • 110 mins] Kathy Najimy plays den mother to the returning cast of bears, boys and cubs for a Bear Week bachelor party in Provincetown! Take a trip down the aisle with Roger and Tyler to one […]

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Stud Life [Dir. Campbell X • UK • 2012 • 80 mins]

Sun 11/4, 3PM | Tickets $10 | Carnegie Institution for Science [Dir. Campbell X • UK • 2012 • 80 mins] JJ, a black lesbian photographer, and Seb, a white gay man who assists at her shoots, are best friends working and playing together in the grittier neighborhoods of London. But JJ meets and falls […]

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Queen Has No Crown [Dir. Tomer Heymann • Israel • 2011 • 82 min]

Sun, 11/4 Imediately following Entry Denied ~ 11:35am | Tickets $10 | Carnegie Institution of Science [Dir. Tomer Heymann • Israel • 2011 • 82 mins Hebrew with English subtitles] “The Queen Has No Crown” is Tomer Heymann’s poignant meditation on family, loss, and the mental maps of homelessness. The film navigates the intimate lives of […]

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Entry Denied [Dir. Machu Latorre • USA • 2012 • 27 mins]

Sun 11/4 11am | Tickets $10 | Carnegie Institution of Science [Dir. Machu Latorre • USA • 2012 • 27 mins] This movie is about gay rights as relate to the basic freedom of choice about making a home with someone who is not a US citizen. The film seamlessly weaves together the poignant stories […]

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I Want Your Love [Dir. Travis Matthews • USA • 2011 • 71 mins]

Sat 11/3 11pm | Tickets $10| Goethe Institut [Dir. Travis Matthews • USA • 2011 • 71 mins] After the raw delight of John Cameron Mitchell’s Shortbus and the stark honesty of Andrew Haigh’s Weekend, Travis Matthews has now emerged the newest voice in fringe queer cinema with I Want Your Love. After a decade […]

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Gayby [Dir. Jonathan Lisecki • USA • 2012 • 89 mins]

Sat, 11/3, Immediately following Welcome to NY ~ 9:35PM | Ticket $10 | Goethe Institut [Dir. Jonathan Lisecki • USA • 2012 • 89 mins] Jenn and Matt are best friends from college who are now in their 30s. Single by choice, Jenn spends her days teaching hot yoga and running errands for her boss. […]

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Welcome to NY [Dir. Steven Tylor O’Connor • USA • 2012 • 30 mins]

Sat. 11/3, 9PM | Ticket $10 | Goethe Institut [Dir. Steven Tylor O’Connor • USA • 2012 • 30 mins] This is a comedy about five young people’s unique experiences in the Big Apple. Through counseling sessions with Dr. Kitty Rosenblatt (Sherry Vine,) the unorthodox yet wildly successful drag queen therapist, Cassie (Megan Kane,) Mick […]

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