50 YEARS OF FABULOUS
by Jethro Cuenca Patalinghug
The film recounts the rich history of the Imperial Council, the oldest LGBT charity organization in the world. Founded in San Francisco by renown activist, drag queen and performer Jose Sarria, the Council has helped shaped LGBT life and social history in San Francisco and beyond throughout the last five decades. The film captures The film captures the full scope of the organization’s historical evolution up to its contemporary struggle in finding relevance – both in the wake of the social progress it has helped foster, and in light of a recently empowered political coalition committed to rolling back a half-century of civil rights achievements.
*The documentary had its world premiere at the 11th Annual QDoc Film Festival in Portland
*Director Jethro Cuenca Patalinghug will be attending the gala screening
DIRECTOR Jethro Cuenca Patalinghug EXECUTIVE PRODUCER David Lassman PRODUCER Marc Smolowitz, Donna Sachet
Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino BUY TICKETS
August 10 / Tu: 9:00 PM