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7/28/21 Windy City Times Release https://www.windycitytimes.com/lgbt/Reeling-39th-Chicago-LGBTQ-Internatl-Film-Fest-in-person-virtual-in-September/71026.html
7/29/21 Newcity Ray Pride https://www.newcity.com/2021/07/29/today-in-the-culture-july-29-2021-reeling-fest-sonic-pavilion-fest-logan-center-bluesfest/
8/23/21 Block Club Chicago Jake Wittich https://blockclubchicago.org/2021/08/22/reeling-lgbtq-film-festival-announces-2021-lineup-with-opening-night-at-music-box-theatre/ Festival Preview
8/23/21 SpotOn Illinois Block Club wire https://spotonillinois.com/chicagoland/1962202/reeling-lgbtq-film-festival-announces.html
8/24/21 GoPride Gerald Ferinas https://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/121839156
8/24/21 HollywoodChicago Patrick McDonald https://www.hollywoodchicago.com/news/35988/film-fest-news-chicago-s-asian-pop-up-cinema-reeling39-announce-sept-2021-line-ups
8/24/21 Newcity Ray Pride https://www.newcity.com/2021/08/24/today-in-the-culture-august-24-2021-reeling-slate-riot-fest-x-covid-galleria-89-wins-city-initiative/
8/25/21 ShootOnline Release https://www.shootonline.com/node/89635
8/25/21 Windy City Times Release https://windycitytimes.com/lgbt/Reeling-The-Chicago-LGBTQ-International-Film-Festival-announces-full-slate/71186.html
8/26/21 Edge Media Release https://chicago.edgemedianetwork.com/story.php?ch=entertainment&sc=movies&id=308269&chicago_lgbtq+_film_festival_reeling_announces_programming_slate
8/27/21 Illinois Eagle Release https://illinoiseagle.com/2021/08/27/reeling-film-festival-announces-2021-program/
8/30/21 Chicago Pride News Wrap https://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/b631
8/30/21 Chicago Pride Gerald Ferinas https://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/122236704
8/30/21 Cinema Femme Rebecca Martin https://cinemafemme.com/2021/08/29/previewing-reeling-2021-the-39th-chicago-lgbtq-international-film-festival-screening-in-person-and-in-virtual-cinemas-9-23-10-7/
8/31/21 Reel Chicago Staff https://reelchicago.com/article/vaccine-policy-for-reeling39-theater-screenings/
9/1/21 Windy City Times Jerry Nunn https://www.windycitytimes.com/lgbt/MOVIES-Fall-films-harvest-famous-names-for-LGBTQ-stories/71227.html
9/6/21 Nexus Radio Tanisha Mahmud https://nexus.radio/news/reeling-film-festival-2021
9/8/21 Time Out Chicago Staff https://www.timeout.com/chicago/movies/reeling-film-festival
9/9/21 Headliner Chicago Rudy Segovia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKJwPgmuw74 Interview – Firebird
9/10/21 Newcity Ray Pride https://www.newcityfilm.com/2021/09/10/cant-miss-film-events-fall-arts-preview-2021/
9/12/21 WCPT OUT Scott Duff https://soundcloud.com/wcpt820/out-chicago-091221 Interview – Richard Knight
9/13/21 Chicago Sun-Times John Silver https://chicago.suntimes.com/entertainment-and-culture/2021/5/7/22417349/summer-chicago-festivals-events-rescheduled-2021-music-neighborhoods
9/14/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/news.php?ch=entertainment&sc=movies&sc2=&id=308045 Review – Saint-Narcisse
9/14/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//305547 Review – Firebird
9/14/21 Grab Magazine Staff https://85bf4295-3249-4fe9-ab8f-8d45d27a01c5.filesusr.com/ugd/4a3c29_85d9a756cacb49bdb4b178648840e165.pdf
9/15/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//305872 Review – Jump, Darling
9/15/21 Newcity Ray Pride https://www.newcity.com/2021/09/15/today-in-the-culture-september-15-2021-major-film-festival-announcements-former-dannys-building-listed-chicago-poets-awarded/
9/17/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//307623 Review – Boy Culture
9/17/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//303764 Review – My Fiona
9/17/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//303762 Review – Boy Meets Boy
9/18/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//307912 Review – The Sixth Reel
9/18/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//307646 Review – Being BeBe
9/18/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//303321 Review – Poppy Field
9/18/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//303318
Review – Potato Dreams of America
9/18/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//302342 Review – See You Then
9/18/21 The Real Mainstream Calendar https://therealmainstream.com/calendar/the-39th-reeling-lgbtq-international-film-festival-chicago-il-and-online/2021-10-01/
9/19/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/news.php?308249 Review – Isaac
9/19/21 WBEZ-FM Ed. https://www.wbez.org/events/reeling-the-39th-chicago-lgbtq-international-film-festival/89
9/19/21 WCPT OUT Scott Duff Interview – Firebird
9/20/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/news.php?308253 Review – North by Current
9/20/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/news.php?308254 Review – Marry Me However
9/20/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/news.php?308251 Review – At the End of Evin
9/20/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//308252 Review – Down in Paris
9/20/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//308250 Review – Mascarpone
9/20/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//307911 Review – Gemmel & Tim
9/20/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//307645
Review – Boulevard! A Hollywood Story
9/20/21 Edge Media Roger Walker-Dack https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//302676
Review – Yes I Am, the Ric Weiland Story
9/20/21 Edge Media Kilian Melloy https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/entertainment/movies//305542 Review – No Straight Lines
9/20/21 Edge Media Ed. https://www.edgemedianetwork.com/news.php?ch=features&sc=reeling2021&start=0 Full Wrap
9/20/21 The Spool B.L. Panther http://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-boulevard-review/ Review – Boulevard
9/21/21 The Spool B.L. Panther http://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-queens-revolution-review/
Review – Queens of the Revolution
9/22/21 HollywoodChicago Pat McDonald https://www.hollywoodchicago.com/news/36044/via-zoom-reeling39-lgbtq-fest-opener-is-firebird-with-tom-prior Feature – Firebird
9/22/21 RogerEbert.com Matt Fagerholm https://www.rogerebert.com/festivals/reeling-film-festival-2021-preview-boulevard-a-hollywood-story-north-by-current-and-three-more-highlights Festival preview
9/22/21 The Reklama Sergey Elkin https://thereklama.com/kinoobozreniye-124/
9/22/21 The Spool B.L. Panther http://thespool.net/festivals/saint-narcisse-review-reeling-festival-2021/ Review – Saint-Narcisse
9/22/21 The Spool B.L. Panther http://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-north-by-current-review/ Review – North by Current
9/22/21 The Spool B.L. Panther http://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-firebird-review/ Review – Firebird
9/22/21 The Spool B.L. Panther http://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-jump-darling-movie-review/ Review – Jump Darling
9/22/21 Windy City Times Steve Warren https://windycitytimes.com/lgbt/REVIEWS-Movies-of-Reeling-2021-/71373.html Review capsules
9/23/21 ChicagoPride Ross Forman https://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/123277801/printerfriendly/true No Straight Lines interview
9/23/21 HollywoodChicago Pat McDonald https://www.hollywoodchicago.com/news/36048/film-fest-preview-chicago-s-lgbtq-reeling39-sep-23-oct-3-2021 Reeling Wrap
9/23/21 Newcity Ray Pride https://www.newcityfilm.com/2021/09/23/talking-screens-september-24-30-2021-cuff-and-full-spectrum-join-forces-ciff-and-reeling-announce-slates-clint-eastwood-cowboys-again/
9/23/21 Reel Chicago Editor https://reelchicago.com/article/reeling-39-lgbtq-international-film-festival-opens-tonight/
9/24/21 Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips https://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/movies/michael-phillips/ct-mov-reeling-fest-column-20210924-2eiyt3camvblfpmmpv76ycltgi-story.html
9/24/21 Cine-File Multiple https://www.cinefile.info/cine-list/2020/09/24/093021
9/24/21 HollywoodChicago Pat McDonald https://www.hollywoodchicago.com/news/36056/via-zoom-director-angelo-madsen-minax-of-north-by-current-at-reeling39-on-sep-25-2021 Interview – North by Current
9/24/21 The Spool B.L. Panther https://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-no-straight-lines-queer-documentary-review/ Review – No Straight Lines
9/24/21 The Spool B.L. Panther https://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-at-the-end-of-evin-review/ Review – At the End of Evin
9/24/21 Univision Chicago Jovanny Evans https://www.univision.com/local/chicago-wgbo/reeling-el-festival-de-cine-lgbtq-de-chicago-nos-trae-el-documental-de-bebe-zahara-benet-video Interview – Being BeBe
9/24/21 Univision National Jovanny Evans https://www.univision.com/famosos/bebe-zahara-benet-presenta-el-documental-de-su-vida-being-bebe-en-reeling-el-festival-de-cine-lgbtq-de-chicago-video Interview – Being BeBe
9/25/21 Solzy at the Movies Danielle Solzman http://www.solzyatthemovies.com/2021/09/25/marry-me-however-reeling-film-festival-2021/ Review – Marry Me However
9/25/21 The Spool B.L. Panther https://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-being-bebe-review/ Review – Being BeBe
9/25/21 The Spool B.L. Panther Review – Mascarpone
9/26/21 WCPT OUT Scott Duff Interview – Being BeBe
9/27/21 Boy Culture Matthew Rittenmund https://www.boyculture.com/boy_culture/2021/09/boy-culture-the-series-x-reeling-film-festival.html
Feature – Boy Culture The Series
9/28/21 HollywoodChicago Pat McDonald https://www.hollywoodchicago.com/news/36060/via-zoom-tj-parsell-of-invisible-at-reeling39-film-fest Interview – Invisible
9/28/21 The Spool B.L. Panther https://thespool.net/reviews/reeling-2021-the-journey-of-monalisa-review/ Review – Journey of Monalisa
9/29/21 The Spool B.L. Panther https://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-invisible-gay-women-in-southern-music-is-as-enthralling-as-it-is-expansive/ Review – Invisible
9/30/21 The Spool B.L. Panther https://thespool.net/reviews/reeling-2021-the-sixth-reel-review/ Review – Sixth Reel
9/30/21 The Spool B.L. Panther https://thespool.net/festivals/reeling-2021-gemmel-tim-review/ Review – Gemmel & Tim
9/29/21 Univision National Jovanny Evans https://www.univision.com/famosos/una-familia-sobrevive-una-perdida-inimaginable-en-el-documental-north-by-current-video Interview – North by Current
9/29/21 Univision Chicago Jovanny Evans https://www.univision.com/local/chicago-wgbo/la-tragedia-y-duelo-de-una-familia-son-explorados-en-el-documental-north-by-current-de-angelo-madsen-minax-video Interview – North by Current
10/3/21 WCPT OUT Scott Duff Interview – Nora Highland
10/25/21 Chicago Pride Gerald Farinas https://chicago.gopride.com/news/article.cfm/articleid/124836561 Reelng announces awardees
10/25/21 Reel Chicago Reel Chicago https://reelchicago.com/article/winners-of-reeling-the-39th-chicago-lgbtq-film-festival/
Winners of Reeling: The 39th Chicago LGBTQ+ Film Festival
10/31/21 GoPride GoPride https://vimeo.com/640198119
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Winners of Reeling: The 39th Chicago LGBTQ+ Film Festival