50 organisations and groups received funding in the first round of the Pride Events and Festival Fund, while the Labor state government pledged a $500,000 increase to mental health support and a $3 million bump to help to avoid homelessness for LGBTI Victorians.
The documentary will hit select theatres from December 6.
“I remember being at a street party and having young people come up to me and say they didn’t know we stayed dykes when we got older.”
The closing night film was the premiere of The Coming Back Out Ball Movie, a documentary on the older LGBTI people that went to Melbourne’s inaugural Ball last year.
“We’re living in 2017 for f**k’s sake, it’s an exciting time”