Queer Contact: Queer Media Festival
07th February 2015 @ 12:00pm
Celebrate LGBT storytelling at the Queer Media Festival featuring in-conversations with more than 25 guests working in the media including V-Squared aka Vinny and Luke (YouTube stars), John Bird Media (blogger), Tim Macavoy (Director at InterTech Diversity Forum), Anna McNay (arts editor, DIVA), Paul Brand (Northern Political Correspondent, ITV), Addie Orfila (producer, Hollyoaks) and more.
The event will also feature a live link to Los Angeles to speak to Multimedia writer/transmedia storyteller Jan Libby; showcase short films (The Language of Love, Alone With People, Brace, What's Your Sign, and Gaysian), a special LGBT focussed news bulletin created at MediaCityUK, Salford called the Queer Agenda; and live performances from Pink Triangle Theatre and Rebecca Swarray.
The chat show styled day will be hosted by film director Mike Buonaiuto (Credence, #LoveAlwaysWins), journalist Aashi Gahlot (editor of SHOR LGBT online portal) and poet/playwright/director Cheryl Martin.
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