Gary M. Kramer is a Philadelphia-based film critic. His reviews and interviews appear regularly in Salon.com, as well as the Philadelphia Gay News, Gay City News, and the San Francisco Bay Times. He also writes for Cinema76, Cineaste, Film International, and other publications. He is the author of Independent Queer Cinema and the co-editor of Directory of World Cinema: Argentina, Volumes 1 and 2. He is the leader of Cinema Salon, a weekly film discussion group, and teaches Short Attention Span Cinema at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute.