Revry, the global LGBTQ streaming TV network celebrates important holidays throughout the month of August like International Youth Day and World Humanitarian Day with incredible Queer content made by and for the community. Enjoy James Franco, David Strathairn, Jon Hamm and Mary-Louis Parker on National Book Lovers Day (Aug. 9th) Franco portrays the iconic beat poet Allen Ginsberg in the film HOWL.
Revry aims to inspire exploration with diverse content and provide a space for inclusivity within the community. The global Queer TV network, run by members of the LGBTQ community and allies, takes this month as an opportunity for audiences to find even more free Queer entertainment playing on Revry’s Live Linear channels and On Demand at www.revry.tv.
AUGUST CALENDAR ON REVRY
Friday, August 6
Teenagers didn’t always exist. They had to be invented. As the cultural landscape around the world was thrown into turmoil during the industrial revolution, and with a chasm erupting between adults and youth, the concept of a new generation took shape. Whether in America, England, or Germany, whether party-crazed Flappers or hip Swing Kids, zealous Nazi Youth or frenzied Sub-Debs, it didn’t matter – this was a new idea of youth. They were all “Teenagers.”
Vincent and Annabella are a wealthy couple living in New York City. They want to have a child, but discover that children will never be a possibility. Soon, their ambitions of family have an effect on their marriage. Then one day, Annabella meets a painter named Gillian; a seductive, exotic lesbian painter, who changes her whole perspective on her future and her life with Vincent. Their friendship grows strong after Anna offers Gillian an opportunity to showcase her artwork. Their relationship leads to a love affair, which causes a rollercoaster of emotions; betrayal, seduction and eventually causes Anna to reach her breaking point.
In this Hitchcockian thriller, Gunnar receives a distraught phone call from his ex and drives up to a secluded cabin to see him. He discovers that there’s more going on than he imagined and the two find that they are haunted by someone — or something.
Two Naked Gay Guys
When Lucas and Dean meet up for a casual encounter, they soon realize that they have a stronger connection than initially anticipated.
Conversations with Future Stars
“Conversations with Future Stars” follows Heather and Chris, two talentless narcissists, in their efforts to shortcut their way to Hollywood superstardom.
Tales From Pussy Willow
Tales From Pussy Willow is a satirical animated comedy web series set in the fictional town Pussy Willow, which celebrates queer, feminist and absurdist themes. Using real actors with animated worlds it is a portrayal of contemporary Britain. Each series is divided into different episodes which explore a different situation. A lot of the writing deals with micro aggressions such as navigating being queer with an outward femme appearance, being female in all male environments such as indie music culture and contemporary scenarios like the flat share interview.
Jade of Death
Dark, funny and hot as hell, this 6 part web series is about a young woman with supernatural abilities. Jade has a powerful ability. She can hear when and how people are going to die. She ran away from her hometown and got by working at a seedy freak show carnival as the “Fortune-Teller of Death”, but now people are after her. There’s more to her past than she lets on, and more to her abilities than she knows. Awarded Best Drama Series by the International Academy of Web Television, and Best Drama Series by OUT Webfest. “An alluring and chilling fantasy-noir with a mesmerizing protagonist who deserves a prominent spot among the most memorable heroines of the genre. Jade of Death introduces to the genre of dark fantasy a new feminist and lesbian heroine in a class all her own… Move out of the way Buffy!” — The 7th Matrix