No Straight Lines

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... A timely celebration of the history of queer comics.
LA Times Review


“One of “6 Gripping Art Films to See at the 2021 Tribeca Film Festival””
— Sarah Cascone, ArtNet

San Francisco Magazine Pride Issue

Chronicle Article
San Francisco Chronicle


“An entertaining and enlightening documentary… Traces the evolution of comics as a social movement, and artistic expression as a vital channel of sexuality.”
— David Morgan, CBS News


AIPT Article

Edge Media Network Article


“. . . A film that evokes laughter with the timeless humor of queer comics while engaging as well with the AIDS crisis and other elements of historical LGBT political oppression, No Straight Lines succeeds in blending history with narrative, ultimately doing justice to the rich history of queer comics.”
— Sally McGee, Filmmaker Magazine


Metro Weekly Article

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“Irreverent, witty, heartbreakingly tender.”
— David D’Arcy, The Arts Fuse


“. . . In No Straight Lines, we see just how important art can be in helping queer people understand themselves.”
— Chris McClure, Universal Cinema