Going Places

“GBF” Director Darren Stein On Why He Makes Films Starring Young Gay Characters

In the fourth episode of Queerty’s Going Places, director, screenwriter and producer Darren Stein discusses why it’s important for young people to see people like them in leading roles. Watch the full episode above to hear Darren’s thoughts on the importance of these characters and how his own sexuality has played into the films he’s produced.

Tune in next week to for the finale episode to hear Dan Jinks discuss the lack of gay movie stars in Hollywood. Missed episode three? Catch up now!

darren stein queerty going places

Don't forget to share:

Help make sure LGBTQ+ stories are being told...

We can't rely on mainstream media to tell our stories. That's why we don't lock Queerty articles behind a paywall. Will you support our mission with a contribution today?

Cancel anytime · Proudly LGBTQ+ owned and operated