DURHAM, N.C. Something Like Summer is one of 22 feature films chosen to screen at the 22nd annual North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, August 13 and 14.
AWARD NOMINATIONS Oklahoma’s GLITTER LGBT Film Festival has nominated Something Like Summer for its Best Feature Film and Best Director awards, where the film will screen during the July 26-29 event in McAlester, Okla.
A FAN of the novel on which Something Like Summer is based reviewed the film for Hypable.com, calling it a faithful adaptation that “absolutely blew me away.”
AWARD-WINNERS In its West Coast premiere, Something Like Summer took home three awards for Best Soundtrack, Best First Feature for director David Berry and Best Supporting Actor for Ben Baur.
FIRST CLIP Following up on the tremendous success of Something Like Summer‘s trailer, Blue Seraph Productions released the first clip from the movie, just ahead of its West Coast Premiere.
AHEAD OF Something Like Summer‘s Midwest premiere, the Kansas City Star published an interview with the book’s author, Jay Bell, in its feature on Out Here Now, the Kansas City LGBT film festival screening the film on June 24.
‘TENDER AND SWEET’ Ahead of Something Like Summer‘s West Coast premiere in San Diego, EDGE Media Network reviewer Kilian Melloy said the film “strikes emotionally resonant chords, finding spots of surprising tenderness and sweetness.”
DELIGHTFUL! Outfest, the world’s premier LGBT film festival, chose our “delightfully musical tale” to screen at the Los Angeles fest. California-based cast and crew of Something Like Summer plan attend its screening there Saturday, July 15.
With Something Like Summer‘s West Coast premiere just around the corner, Rage Monthly, a Southern California magazine, proclaimed the film “a winner that’s shaping up to be one of the most popular entries on this year’s LGBT film festival circuit.”
Something Like Summer is the main event at Lost River Pride Festival on June 24 in West Virginia, about two hours outside Washington, D.C., part of a community event raising money for a local education charity.