Ocean Waves: The queer film Studio Ghibli didn’t know they were making
In 1993, Ghibli made the closest thing to a B-movie they ever would make, and it just so happens to have a very gay protagonist.
How gay rights activists disrupted this exploitative 70s queer film
Cruising, the controversial Al Pacino film about New York's leather scene, is 40 years old this week. But, thanks to an incensed group of queer people, it was almost never made.
50 queer films that defined the 2010s
From 20th century-set lesbian love stories to transgender sex workers seeking revenge in modern day Hollywood, these are the 50 LGBTQ+ movies that shaped a decade of cinema.
inside sicily’s queer film festival and its riotous after-party
Photographer Valerio Spada curates a selection of images from Partynudo, the party that unfolded after this year’s Sicilia Queer, as we speak to its grand jury prize winning artist, Mykki Blanco.
'splendor' is gregg araki's forgotten ode to polyamory
The film is deeply radical in its own quiet way – a salute to the fun and unpredictability of sexual fluidity, alternative lifestyles, and existing on the fringes.
'knife + heart' is a stylish horror film about queer sex
Vanessa Paradis plays a ludicrous pornographer in Yann Gonzalez's fabulous slasher.
watch a deleted gay bar scene from 'love, simon'
Simon’s first gay bar experience is perfectly awkward.
finally, a queer film with sex in it and why that’s important
120 BPM is an AIDS drama with scenes of an HIV+ sexual nature.
a celebration of queer cinema
From "Moonlight" winning Best Picture at the Oscars to Netflix releasing important documentaries like "The Death and Life of Marsha P Johnson," queerness in film has never been better represented than right now. We spoke with three curators of LGBTQ...
5 queer youth films that go beyond coming out
Exploring a new generation of LGBTQ+ global cinema, from Brooklyn beaches to remote South African villages, Yorkshire farms to Russian bedrooms.
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.
what lgbt cinema will look like in 2016
New Queer Visions at London's Short Film Festival offered cinematic insights into queer lives around the world, from the US to the UK, Indonesia to Mexico.