July 7, 2015 | 7:00 PM
LIKEME Lighthouse
3911 Main St
Kansas City, MO

Fire
Runtime: 108 Minutes
Genre: Drama, romance
Note: Banned in India, “Fire” is the first film to confront lesbianism in a culture adamantly denying such a love could ever exist.
Synopsis: “In a barren, arranged marriage to an amateur swami who seeks enlightenment through celibacy,Radha Kapur’s life takes an irresistible turn when her beautiful young sister-in-law seeks to free herself from the confines of her own loveless marriage and into the supple embrace of Radha.”

July 14, 2015 | 7:00 PM
LIKEME Lighthouse
3911 Main St
Kansas City, MO

Out  Here Now: Kansas City LGBT Film Festival
Short Film Showcase, TBA. (Titles will be listed at bottom of page at  www.outherenow.com,)

July 21, 2015 | 7:00 PM
LIKEME Lighthouse
3911 Main St
Kansas City, MO

The Rose
Cast: Bette Midler, Alan Bates, Frederic Forrest, Harry Dean Stanton
Runtime: 125 minutes
Rating: R for language, drug use
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Note: Bette Midler made her 1979 movie debut in “The Rose,” which won her an Academy Award nomination for her portrayal of a doomed, doper rock ‘n’ roll queen not unlike Janis Joplin.
Synopsis: The tragic life of a self-destructive female rock star (based on Janis Joplin) who struggles to deal with the constant pressures of her career and the demands of her ruthless business manager.

July 28, 2015 | 7:00 PM
LIKEME Lighthouse
3911 Main St
Kansas City, MO

Jeffrey
Runtime: 92 minutes
Rating: R for strong sexuality and language
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Synopsis: Jeffrey, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decided to become celibate. He immediately meets the man of his dreams and must decide whether or not love is worth.