The Hong Kong Lesbian and Gay Film Festival kicks off tonight with two films: “Man at Bath,” from French director Christophe Honoré about two men in a troubled and violent relationship, and “The Kids Are All Right,” an American comedy-drama starring Annette Bening and Julianne Moore as a lesbian couple whose suburban-California lives are turned upside when their two teenage children locate their sperm-donor father.
The festival, which runs until Dec. 1, is screening about 50 features and shorts from filmmakers around the world.
Festival director Joe Lam says he is hoping to reach beyond the gay community and draw straight audiences as well. “I think it sends a very important message” he says.
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