here! will be the sole presenting sponsor of the “10th Annual Outfest Queer Brunch” Sunday, Jan. 22 at the “2006 Sundance Film Festival” in Park City, Utah.
here! Networks and Outfest will team up to promote Outfest's new “Legacy Project for LGBT Film Preservation” and to launch independent-film pioneer John Waters' first foray into television with the network’s John Waters Presents Movies That Will Corrupt You.
The network described the annual mixer as “the premiere gay and lesbian industry event during Sundance and an event to celebrate gay and lesbian programming at the film festival.”
“Launching John Waters' show at the annual Queer Brunch with Outfest is a perfect fit,” here! Networks founder and CEO Paul Colichman said in a prepared statement. “For many of us, John is the godfather of independent cinema. His presence at Sundance and at the Queer Brunch is sure to make for an exciting event.”