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NewFest: The 34th Annual NY LGBTQ+ Film Festival

Thursday, October 13, 2022 -
Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Event hosted by: NewFest

Reserve Tickets

The 2022 hybrid edition of The New York LGBTQ+ Film Festival will feature a thrilling line-up of brand new LGBTQ+ stories, including narrative, documentary and short films, TV series, panel conversations, and more. Plus — parties!

We’ll be returning once again to in-person screenings at SVA Theatre and The LGBT Community Center in Manhattan, as well as two locations in Brooklyn – Nitehawk Prospect Park and the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM).

Enjoy in-person benefits including Opening and Closing Night tickets, early ticket booking, reserved seats and an exclusive VIP event by purchasing a Silver, Gold, or Diamond Pass. Purchase a Virtual All-Access Pass to access all virtual films from anywhere in the country via our on-demand platform.

Join us in-person starting October 13-25 for the queer cultural event of the fall! Stay tuned for the full program announcement in the coming weeks at!


SVA Theatre COVID Protocols for Event Attendees

All those entering SVA Theatre need to be fully vaccinated with an FDA / WHO authorized COVID vaccine and must show proof of vaccination upon entrance. “Fully vaccinated” means at least 14 days past the final dose of the vaccine received. (Recipients of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines become eligible for a booster six months after their second dose, and recipients of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine become eligible two months after their single dose.)

Everyone entering SVA Theatre must wear approved face coverings that cover the nose and mouth at all times. CDC guidelines state that bandanas, gaiters, or masks with vents/valves are not approved.

Please click here for our current COVID protocols for guests.