London’s only LGBT arts festival begins today.
GFEST will run for two weeks and features dozens of short films, exhibitions and performances by a range of artists.
It will be held at venues across the capital, including the National Gallery, Victoria and Albert Museum, Rich Mix, Hampstead Town Hall and Cochrane Theatre.
Now in its fourth year, it attracted support from author Sarah Waters, Labour MP Ben Bradshaw and deputy mayor of London Richard Barnes. Last month, prime minister David Cameron released a message of support for GFEST.
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