Is the gay indie movie dead? In 2012, only a handful of movies came out of the queer mill. Gone are the days when there were two or three flicks out per week. Now, they come in trickles! The boys, though more daring and so out there, are not getting enough, uh, exposures because of the dearth of financial investors for movies of the lustful ass-and-penis variety. Maybe it’s because of technology these days where people have all access to world cinema. Maybe there’s no new and interesting boy in the scene, in the mold of Marco Morales, Harry Chua, Arjay Carreon or Kris King [in photo]. Maybe people just got tired of the Filipino gay indie formula [you know what it is]. I am hoping that in 2013, there would be a renaissance of some sort for this kind of films.
These images of Kristofer King for the promo of the movie Taksikab remind me so much of –