Opening Night

Opening Night Gala

Immediately following Kiki, Frameline40’s festivities continue at the Opening Night Gala atThe NWBLK (1999 Bryant Street at 18th Street). Feast on the sights, sounds, and flavors of the Festivalwhile celebrating with mediamakers, industry professionals, and filmgoers alike.

GALA PARTNERS: Girl Friday, Gala Event Producer / Tito’s Handmade Vodka / Kokomo Winery / The Hugh Groman Group / Simply Bliss Catering & Event Planning / Small Potatoes Catering / Curryous Catering / Poco Dolce Confections / Foxtail Catering & Events / Corona Extra / Fogo de Chao

Guests must be 21 or over to enjoy beer, wine, or cocktails.

Sponsored By: AT&T, Showtime, The NWBLK


  • Kiki


    USA , 2016 , 94 min. More than two decades after Paris Is Burning, filmmakers Sara Jordenö and Twiggy Pucci Garçon’s vibrant documentary fast-forwards to the ballroom scene of today: an unapologetically flamboyant and political subculture centered on LGBTQ youth of color, for whom dance is far more than performance.... Read more

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