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Taking Pride In Film

  • Tylon Cinema 2820 E 33rd Street Minneapolis (map)

Celebrate Pride by joining Shift MN and Video Variant for a screening of “Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria” and two shorts from local queer filmmakers. There will also be the opportunity to join a discussion of LGBTQ+ activism, history, and community and a short Q&A with the local filmmakers. RSVP for your FREE spot at


2:45pm Doors open

3:15pm Screaming Queens: The Riots at Compton’s Cafeteria (Content warning: Depictions of violence, police brutality, transmisogyny, t-slur usage, blood)

4:15 - 4:30 Intermission

4:30 - 5:00 Discussion panel LGBTQ+ history, community, and activis,

5:00 - 5:40 Local artist’s work + short Q&A

6:00 Doors Close


There are spaces for up to four wheelchairs in the auditorium.

Trylon audiences have access to 3 single-stall all gender bathrooms.


Met Transit routes #7 or #21 stop at the corner of E. Lake Street and Minnehaha Ave., 3 blocks away. The #9 stop is approximately a 10 minute walk away. The Trylon is 3 blocks from the Lake Street Blue Line LRT station.

All are welcome to join us, however we will be centering LGBQT+ and BIPOC folx . No hate of any kind will be tolerated.

A big thank you to Victor Silverman and Susan Stryker for letting us show this film free of cost!