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Reflections on art, politics and community.

The Abominable CrimeThe Abominable Crime

Two powerful documentaries about gay lives under threat in Jamaica and Nigeria.

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Big Joy: The Adventures of James BroughtonBig Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

A great documentary about a pioneering poet and film-maker, James Broughton, who found love in old age as a radical faery.

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Big WordsBig Words

Three men once in hip hop crew the Down Low Poets are reunited on the eve of Obama’s 2008 election.

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Born This WayBorn This Way

The lives of LGBT people in Cameroon, bravely explored and celebrated in this important documentary.

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Have your tissues at the ready for this beautiful and touching documentary about a young love that was tragically cut short.

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The story of the man behind the infamous Continental bath house in NYC is vividly told in this entertaining documentary.

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Croc-A-Dyke Dundee, The Legend of Dawn O’DonnellCroc-A-Dyke Dundee, The Legend of Dawn O’Donnell

The story of Dawn O'Donnell, godmother of gay Sydney.

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Kate Bornstein is a Queer & Pleasant DangerKate Bornstein is a Queer & Pleasant Danger

A portrait of Kate Bornstein – author, playwright, performance artist, gender theorist, recovering Scientologist and pioneering gender outlaw.

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Kill Your DarlingsKill Your Darlings

Daniel Radcliffe shines as Allen Ginsberg in this sharp and vibrant take on the early days of the Beat Generation.

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A collection of short films exploring the Chernobyl disaster, the nature of radiation and personal history.

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The Man Whose Mind ExplodedThe Man Whose Mind Exploded

A documentary about the here and now, brain damage, memories, love, faith, cocks and nipples.

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My Prairie HomeMy Prairie Home

A new musical documentary about trans-singer and indie sensation, Rae Spoon.

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The Out ListThe Out List

Activists, actors and drag queens are among those sharing their stories of what it means to be an open LGBT person in America today.

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The Past (Im)PerfectThe Past (Im)Perfect

A collection of experimental short films, showcasing the best in contemporary queer artists’ films and video work.

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The Punk SingerThe Punk Singer

Documentary about riot grrrl and feminist icon Kathleen Hanna, lead singer of Bikini Kill, Le Tigre and The Julie Ruin.

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QTPOC: A Family PortraitQTPOC: A Family Portrait

A selection of some of the best short films from around the world telling stories about queer and trans people of colour.

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The Stinging Kiss – The Moving Image Work of Tejal ShahThe Stinging Kiss – The Moving Image Work of Tejal Shah

Survey of moving image work by Mumbai based queer and feminist artist Tejal Shah.

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An extraordinary Brazilian theatre troupe live the revolution.

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Valentine RoadValentine Road

An important and heartbreaking documentary about the life of a queer youth tragically cut short.

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Violette Leduc: In Pursuit of LoveViolette Leduc: In Pursuit of Love

Enlightening documentary about the French author, her unrequited love for Simone de Beauvoir and her queer literary legacy.

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