Jenni Olson

Chip Conley: VIP Q Movie Pick

Filed By Jenni Olson | February 17, 2012 9:00 AM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment, Gay Icons and History, Media
Tags: Chip Conley, LGBT Film, Queer Film, VIP Q Movie Pick

ConleyChip.JPGGay hotelier and inspirational author/entrepreneur Chip Conley couldn't restrain himself to just one favorite LGBT movie pick. Enjoy his array of selections:

There are so many! The most poignant LGBT movie for me personally was Another Country, which was sort of my coming out film. Had a terrible crush on Rupert Everett back then and that film helped me feel proud to be gay, as did Maurice years later. There's a whole collection of off-beat LGBT films from Mysterious Skin to Hedwig to Boys Don't Cry to The Joy of Life that would make my top 10 list. Being a film festival junkie, sometimes my favorites are the small films I see at a festival like the documentary on Bayard Rustin, Brother Outsider, which I saw at Sundance and led to proud tears for this gay civil rights leader.

Check out Chip's website for info about his new New York Times best-selling book, Emotional Equations.

(Cross-posted on QMovieBlog.com)


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