Films / Programs

Opening Night

Frameline39 opens with I Am Michael, the provocative true story of Michael Glatze—a former gay rights advocate who renounced his homosexuality—featuring terrific, compassionate performances and a daringly nuanced approach.

I Am Michael

USA, 2015, 100M

In a controversial transformation, committed gay rights advocate Michael Glatze (James Franco) shocked his followers when he renounced homosexuality and embraced a heterosexual life. Justin Kelly’s compelling directorial debut presents this true story in an admirably measured, non-judgmental fashion.

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