Our Mission

At GOL STUDIOS our mission is to help develop outstanding queer films.

As part of GagaOOLala, Asia's first LGBT streaming platform, our goal is to bring queer & bold stories further to the mainstream. We want to forge a community of diverse filmmakers to develop, finance and distribute films that will inspire a generation of storytellers.

This is what GOL STUDIOS can do for you:

MAKE A FILM

Connect with other film professionals & find funding and resources for your project.

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DISTRIBUTE YOUR FILM

Submit your film to distribute it on our streaming platform GagaOOLala.

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Join our community

Find exciting projects and become part of them.

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DID YOU KNOW WE DO NOT CHARGE ANY FEES?

GOL ADVISORS

In GOL STUDIOS we believe in the power of mentorship. Key film industry experts will advise you along the process of creating your film. We hope their knowledge and experience will inspire you to reach new heights! Meet some of them:

Sigrid Andrea Bernardo

Film director, screenwriter and producer known for her films Ang huling cha-cha ni Anita (2013) and Mr. & Mrs. Cruz (2018).

S. Leo Chiang

Documentary filmmaker. He is the director behind the multi-awarded Mr. Cao Goes to Washington (2012) and Out Run (2016).

John Badalu

Festival programmer, founder of the Q! Film Festival (Jakarta) and festival delegate for the Berlinale.

Nelson Yeh

Film director, author of the megahits Night Market Hero (2011) and A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities (2018).

Marco Berger

Film author and festival darling. Plan B (2009), Hawaii (2013), Taekwondo (2016) are among his most well-known titles.

Zero Chou

Director of Spider Lilies (2007), Drifting Flowers (2008) and The Substitute (2017). One of the most relevant queer authors in Asia.

Arvin Chen

Script writer and director of Au Revoir Taipei (2011) and Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow (2013).

Raymond Phathanavirangoon

Official delegate for Cannes Critics’ Week and founder of the Southeast Asia Fiction Film Lab.

Joselito Altarejos

Accomplished Filipino filmmaker. He has directed the GagaOOLala Originals, Tale of the Lost Boys (2017) and Queer Asia - Philippines (2018).

Projects in Development
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Feature

Boy Meets Boy

Germany

Cosmic Productions

Feature

當陽光照耀前

Taiwan

張弘榤

Short

葬禮 A Funeral

Taiwan

練健輝 Kien-Hui,Lian

Feature

Are We Married Yet? 同愛一家

Taiwan

GOL STUDIOS

Short, Web Series

Queer Asia - South Korea 酷兒亞洲-南韓.

Korea

GOL STUDIOS

Short, Web Series

Queer Asia - Thailand 酷兒亞洲-泰國.

Thailand

GOL STUDIOS

Short, Web Series

Queer Asia - Myanmar 酷兒亞洲-緬甸

Myanmar

GOL STUDIOS

COMPLETED
Projects
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Gentleman Spa 癡情馬殺雞

Hao, a chubby gay man, works as a janitor at a gay spa. For him, romantic relationships are an unreachable dream.

Sodom's Cat 索多瑪的貓

Make love first, and then, we talk love later. 先做愛吧,之後感傷,之後再算。

Tale of the Lost Boys 他和他的心旅程

"A story about an unexpected connection between a Filipino and a Taiwanese aborigine who are both in search of their identities."

Queer Asia - Vietnam 酷兒亞洲—越南

A 3-part documentary series on the LGBT community of Vietnam.

Queer Asia - Japan 酷兒亞洲—日本

A 3-part documentary series on the LGBT community of Japan.

Queer Asia - Philippines 酷兒亞洲—菲律賓

A 3-part documentary series on the LGBT community of the Philippines.

Queer - Asia: Hong Kong 酷兒亞洲—香港

A 4-part documentary series on the LGBT community of Hong Kong.

April 10, 2019

“The diversity across the full list of nominations should be celebrated,” a leader in the LGBTQ community said.

April 08, 2019

Portico Media, the company behind Asia’s biggest LGBT streaming platform, GagaOOLala, held a press conference today together with several Taiwanese directors and officials from the Ministry of Culture of Taiwan, to announce the launching of its latest platform, GOL STUDIOS.

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