— On the eve before the opening night of Frameline42 — Please join hosts San Francisco's own Absolute Empress 30, Donna Sachet, and Absolute Empress 50 and featured film star, Khmera Rouge, for an exciting celebration and fundraiser to help cover finishing costs for 50 YEARS OF FABULOUS — the groundbreaking LGBTQ+ feature documentary on the Imperial Council of San Francisco and legendary drag queen and activist Jose Sarria. The film is now slated to have its local debut at the Frameline42 San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival on Sunday, June 17th.
Event highlights you won't want to miss include:
• A preview reel of “50 Years of Fabulous”
• Meet and greet with the filmmaking team
Director: Jethro Patalinghug (former Mr. Gay San Francisco); Executive Producer David Lassman, a.k.a. Chablis, Absolute Empress 36 of San Francisco; and renown filmmaker and producer Marc Smolowitz
• Meet and party with co-hosts of San Francisco’s GNEWS!: Celso Dulay and Cameron Stiehl (2017 Imperial Crown Princess and film segment producer)
• Blue Angel vodka drink specials and go-go boys to raise money to finalize the documentary
• Step and repeat with “fabulous” props and photos shot by Chris Knight @ LeftCoastScenes
• Raffle prizes, Jell-O shots and more!
See you all then!