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Films in Minds

Reflections on art, politics and community.

The Amina Profile The Amina Profile

The real story behind the “Gay Girl in Damascus” blog.

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Dear White People Dear White People

The diversification of an all-black residence hall forces a group of African-American university students to take a stand.

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Dior and I Dior and I

Astonishing access for this behind-the-scenes doc showing how Raf Simons reinvents Dior with his first couture collection.

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Girlhood Girlhood

Céline Sciamma’s triumphant film explores of a young girl’s search for identity in the underprivileged suburbs of Paris.

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In the Turn In the Turn

A trans girl living in rural Canada finds herself through Roller Derby in this moving documentary.

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The Last One: Unfolding the Aids Memorial Quilt The Last One: Unfolding the Aids Memorial Quilt

A moving documentary following the AIDs memorial quilt as it tours the US in a mission to change social perceptions of the disease.

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Best of year

Pride Pride

Join us (and, we hope, some of the real-life characters) to watch one of the stand-out British films of 2014.

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Regarding Susan Sontag Regarding Susan Sontag

The essence of Sontag and her influential writing are captured in this mesmerising appraisal of the woman and her work.

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The Royal Road The Royal Road

A bold and beautiful experimental essay film, musing on Californian history, growing up a butch dyke and loving Hitchcock’s Vertigo.

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Steve Reinke: Recent WorksSteve Reinke: Recent Works

Steve Reinke’s idiosyncratic output fuses reflections on pop culture with irreverent personal philosophies, seen here in two recent works.

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Tab Hunter Confidential Tab Hunter Confidential

Jeffrey Schwarz (I Am Divine) returns with a moving documentary about the chiselled one-time matinee idol with a secret.

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We Came to SweatWe Came to Sweat

Over 50 years of gay, black American heritage is at stake when this pre-Stonewall Brooklyn bar is threatened by redevelopment.

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The Anamnesis ScaleThe Anamnesis Scale

Abstract reconstructions of memory, identity and performance make up this showcase of contemporary experimental queer artists’ film and video work.

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Queer Books on FilmQueer Books on Film

Reading between the lines: four classic adaptations.

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