Many sources, including qnotes, have documented the economic and political impacts of House Bill 2 (HB2), also known as the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act. But setting aside the games of money and power, the mental and emotional impact of such controversial legislation is also considerable.
When all is said and done, 2016 may be remembered as a year of some of the best independent films in recent memory. Movies such as “Indignation,” “Captain Fantastic,” “The Lobster” and “Love & Friendship” are garnering rave reviews from audiences and critics alike. The same holds true for “Little Men” (Magnolia), the latest from gay filmmaker Ira Sachs (“Love Is Strange,” “Keep the Lights On”).