Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 20, 2021

Tab Hunter Confidential

Year: 2015
Country: United States
Run Time: 92 minutes

Tab Hunter Confidential
Tab Hunter Confidential
Tab Hunter Confidential
Tab Hunter Confidential

In the 1950s, Tab Hunter shot from stable boy to the biggest star in the Warner Brothers galaxy, with teen-heartthrob recording star tossed in for fun. He was the masculine ideal of the age: blond haired, blue-eyed, and heart-stoppingly gorgeous. Defined by his All American good looks and surrounded by a Hollywood and country that openly persecuted gays, Tab Hunter walked a tightrope through most of his career. And now it can be told. Get ready boys (and girls) for your dream date with Tab Hunter! With unaffected charm and grace, Tab (who still looks wonderful) tells the story he hasn't really wanted to tell. He candidly discusses his family, his personal demons, and yes, his secret Hollywood romances. Like the man, this film is a total class act. With a star-studded cast of guest commentators and enough glorious vintage film clips to satisfy any film fanatic, this witty and exuberant film tells it all with style to burn. Can you resist a date with Tab? – C.R.

CIFF39 Screenings

Tower City Cinemas

Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 8:35 PM -
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 10:05 PM

Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2:40 PM -
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 4:10 PM

Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 6:00 PM -
Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 7:30 PM

Sidebar
10% Cinema

Competition
Nesnadny + Schwartz Portrait Documentary Competition

Director
Jeffrey Schwarz

Jeffrey Schwarz was born in New York City in 1969. A producer, cinematographer, writer, and director, he is based in Los Angeles.

Filmography
"Spine Tingler: The William Castle Story" (2007) – 32nd CIFF, "Wrangler: Anatomy of An Icon" (2008), "I Am Divine" (2013) – 37th CIFF, TAB HUNTER CONFIDENTIAL (2015)

Producers
Allan Glaser, Neil Koenigsberg, Jeffrey Schwarz

Cinematography
Nancy Schreiber

Editing
Jeffrey Schwarz

Film Contact

Community Partner

Plexus LGBT and Allied Chamber of Commerce

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