“ROOM TO GROW”— Seven Teens and Families

“ROOM TO GROW”

Seven Teens and Families

Amos Lassen

For those of you who have not yet discovered Revry, you are really missing something. Revry is the premier queer digital media network for the inclusive 21st century LGBTQ+ community. As the first-ever global queer streaming service, Revry offers a uniquely curated selection of domestic and international entertainment that includes iconic, award-winning narrative and documentary films, cutting-edge series and originals along with the world’s largest queer libraries of groundbreaking podcasts, music albums and videos. Revry is available worldwide on eight OTT, mobile, and online platforms, and hosts an exclusive linear channels on Pluto TV and XUMO, reaching up to 70 million people in over 100 countries. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Revry is led by an inclusive team of queer, multi-ethnic and allied partners who bring decades of experience in the fields of tech, digital media, and queer advocacy. Follow on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @REVRYTV. Go Online to: http://www.Revry.com.

Revry has also premiered its original film “Room to Grow” at Outfest this year. This is a very important documentary directed, produced and with cinematography by Matt Albers & Jon Garcia. “Room to Grow” chronicles the lives and stories of seven LGBTQ+ teens and  families in cities across the United States giving us an up-close and intimate glimpse into their daily lives as they strive to find an identity that fits and a place in  their communities.  We see just how important it is for LGBTQ+ teenagers to receive the support they need at home, at school, at church, and in the world to reach their full potential.  We see them over a twelve-month period and we cannot help but see how much they change.

 The Bridging Voices Queer Youth Chorus is a singing group that provides a safe and supportive space for LGBTQ+ youth.  The teens and families of Bridging Voices were the inspiration and catalyst for the beginnings of the documentary that has been created with them.  

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