Submissions are Now Open!
20th Annual Kansas City LGBT Film Festival

June 20 - 27, 2019  |  Tivoli Cinemas in Westport


Now celebrating 20 years of success, OUT HERE NOW: The Kansas City LGBT Film Festival is one of the Midwest's most visible and highly-regarded LGBT film festivals and the city's oldest and best-attended community film program. 

We are especially proud of our long standing commitment to showcasing timely, independent films by, for about the LGBT community....and shining a light on the works of emerging filmmakers from around the world with our appreciative audiences here in the Heartland of America.

Films submitted will be considered for our eight-day showcase in June. To learn more about us, we encourage you to look over our 2018 line-up. And, if you have any questions about the submission process or how to get involved with our 2019 events, just email us

Thanks for coming out to the movies!

Jamie Rich, Festival Director