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Film

7 queer films you should watch this weekend

Here is your weekend sorted courtesy of the BFI Player and their selection of LGBT+ films.
Alim Kheraj
3.27.20
Culture

The A-Z of trans representation in film

In the absence of this year’s BFI Flare: London’s LGBTIQ+ Film Festival, we take a look at some of the greats -- and the not-so-greats -- of trans representation in cinema.
Cathy Brennan
3.25.20
Film

10 queer films you need to see this year

Including a gay horror, a documentary about drag queen kids and Xavier Dolan's latest project.
James Greig
3.3.20
Film

8 queer films you need to watch now

As BFI Flare opens in London, we picked a handful of films worth catching.
Sam Moore
3.8.19
Film

five subversive films about the lgbtq+ experience

Watch these at London's BFI Flare film festival.
Douglas Greenwood
3.23.18
Film

the hidden gems at the bfi's lgbt film festival

As BFI Flare rolls into town, here's our pick of the most prescient, compelling films on show in the next two weeks.
Amrou Al-Kadhi
3.17.17
Culture

whatever happened to camp – does it still exist?

If camp was the secret language of gay communities, is it still relevant today?
Amelia Abraham
3.16.17
Culture

the world may be changing but duggie fields remains so cool

With the BFI’s sold out celebration of his films set to take place tomorrow afternoon, we met with the kiss curled, Spock-browed master of Maximalism at home in his beloved Earls Court.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.25.16
Culture

​rebel dykes: the forgotten images of 1980s lesbian london

Before there were Riot Grrls, there were the Rebel Dykes of London.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.18.16
Film

london’s lgbt festival announces line-up

The UK’s biggest LGBT film festival – now named “Flare” – will kick off in March.
Stuart Brumfitt
2.19.15