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Presented by Chevrolet, this docu-series and conversation tackles some of the LGBTQ community’s most important issues.


DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILMS + PANEL (In-Person Only) LGBTQ Nation’s “Authentic Voices of Pride, presented by Chevrolet” docu-series tackles some of the LGBTQ+ community’s most important issues. Each episode highlights a different issue bringing context and original reporting, profiling how real people, activists, policy makers and thought leaders are creating change, and driving a conversation. At this special event screening we’ll share 4 documentary shorts, including the World Premiere of "Young LGBTQ+ Leaders," and hear from some of the individuals who shared their stories. We’ll discuss the importance of community and see how these individuals have dedicated themselves to making the world a better place for future LGBTQ+ generations. Cast: Bob The Drag Queen, Nina West, Honey Mahogany, Marti Cummings, Maebe A. Girl, Liliana Reyes, Stacey & Cheralyn Stevenson, Tyler Oakley, Wilson Cruz Followed by a panel discussion featuring Bob The Drag Queen, Marti Cummings, Stacey Stevenson, Lily Berlin, and Dwayne Cole Jr. Moderated by Alex Berg. Part of NewFest Pride 2022 Free Ticket | Ticket reservation required $35 Multi-Film In-Person Package | $30 for Members Access to all general in-person screenings, with the exception of FIRE ISLAND Opening Night Film + Party. SPECIAL OFFER Buy an Early Bird Diamond Pass for the 2022 New York LGBTQ+ Film Festival (October 14-25, 2022) and receive 2 tickets to all in-person and virtual NewFest Pride events, including FIRE ISLAND Opening Night Screening + Party (June 2 at 7PM). NewFest Pride is presented by Chevrolet, and is sponsored by Ketel One Family Made Vodka SVA Theatre is NewFest's partner in this event.