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A Shelf of One's Own: A Queer Production Studies Approach to LGBT Film Distribution and Categorization

A Shelf of One's Own: A Queer Production Studies Approach to LGBT Film Distribution and... A Shelf of One’s Own: A Queer Production Studies Approach to LGBT Film Distribution and Categorization bryan wuest For a long time gay and lesbian movies were put in an actual category called “special interest”—with the likes of exercise and hunting videos. The gay genre was perceived as too small to be a real category or topic—too small to have its own place or enough consumers interested in it to call it a real genre. Now, gay film really is its own genre. GLBT films now have their own category, just as do those in horror, or adventure. — Maria Lynn, Former President of Wolfe Video (qtd. in van Maanen) much wa s made of the “de-gaying,” as it characters as he does with female, particularly was commonly called, of A Single Man (2009) Julianne Moore” (Richards 19). The latter trailer by its distributor the Weinstein Company. Colin removes Goode’s and Hoult’s names and the Firth called the original trailers and one­ sheets, kiss and includes “a conspicuously unsubtle which featured him and Julianne Moore in bed attempt at pushing both Firth and Moore for together, “deceptive. . . . There’s nothing to Academy Awards.” Richards describes this as http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Film and Video University of Illinois Press

A Shelf of One's Own: A Queer Production Studies Approach to LGBT Film Distribution and Categorization

Journal of Film and Video , Volume 70 (3) – Aug 24, 2018

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University of Illinois Press
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A Shelf of One’s Own: A Queer Production Studies Approach to LGBT Film Distribution and Categorization bryan wuest For a long time gay and lesbian movies were put in an actual category called “special interest”—with the likes of exercise and hunting videos. The gay genre was perceived as too small to be a real category or topic—too small to have its own place or enough consumers interested in it to call it a real genre. Now, gay film really is its own genre. GLBT films now have their own category, just as do those in horror, or adventure. — Maria Lynn, Former President of Wolfe Video (qtd. in van Maanen) much wa s made of the “de-gaying,” as it characters as he does with female, particularly was commonly called, of A Single Man (2009) Julianne Moore” (Richards 19). The latter trailer by its distributor the Weinstein Company. Colin removes Goode’s and Hoult’s names and the Firth called the original trailers and one­ sheets, kiss and includes “a conspicuously unsubtle which featured him and Julianne Moore in bed attempt at pushing both Firth and Moore for together, “deceptive. . . . There’s nothing to Academy Awards.” Richards describes this as

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Journal of Film and VideoUniversity of Illinois Press

Published: Aug 24, 2018

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