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November 26 at 12:01am to November 29 at 11:59pm ET
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From the show runner behind “Riverdale,” “You,” and “Supergirl,” LOVE, SIMON is an endearing and hilarious testament to friendship and learning how to fiercely be yourself starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford.
Following the film, join us for a conversation with Eileen Duga from Elevate Youth Program.
Movie runtime: 110 min
Love, Simon is part of the Pride month series, Ship of Hearts - Relationships, Friendships, Allyships, in partnership with the Southcoast LGBTQ+ Network.
Cinema New Bedford is pleased to partner once again with the Southcoast LGBTQ Network to screen acclaimed films that speak to LGBTQ populations, allies, and everyone who celebrates freedom of expression, love, and liberation. Our films this year center strong and fully developed LGBTQ characters and perspectives, and also highlight the beauty of friendship and support. SHIP OF HEARTS features four feel good films that make us *all* happy and gay.
About David Velasco Bermudez
David Velasco Bermudez is a living legend. Raised in a Puerto Rican family in New York City, David took part in the 1969 Stonewall Riot that sparked the modern LGBTQ+ rights movement. He met his husband, Bob Isadore, in 1974. In 2004, exactly 35 years after the fateful protest on Christopher street, David became the first Stonewall veteran to become legally married in a same-gender marriage. David and Bob currently live on Cape Cod.
Cinema New Bedford showcases acclaimed films from around the world that feature great storytelling and a variety of perspectives. Join us to experience award-winning films that harness the power of feeling to entertain and enlighten.
This series is curated by Mocha James Herrup, PhD, (they/them), founder of the New Bedford Film Society. Mocha James draws from their work as a film professor, arts and culture writer, and film festival programmer to bring films that help us see the world in a new light.
The collection of Mocha James' program notes for Cinema New Bedford films is available here.