Every culture is comprised of subcultures. They are essential veins to a greater artery. And there is, arguably, no more profoundly resonant subculture within the LGBTQ movement than the African-American community. It's been such a fertile territory for filmmakers that when deciding on a sixth installment for our " LGBTQ Films Everyone Should See " series, it stood out as a no brainer.
While Carrie Fisher's biggest role as an actor by far was her long-running portrayal of Princess Leia Organa, she also had a healthy career outside the hair buns. Besides becoming one of Hollywood's most prolific script doctors, she acted for directors like Woody Allen, Warren Beatty, and David Cronenberg, and also put in some good work on the small screen.
Over the last decade, attendance at New York City libraries' free programs jumped 88 percent to 2.5 million. A day in the life of New York City's public libraries: Traveling from borough to borough, this short documentary by Julie Dressner and Jesse Hicks reveals just how important the modern library is for millions of people.