LGBTQ

52 Tuesdays

52 Tuesdays

Director: Sophie Hyde
Year: 2013

A teenage girl's coming of age told as her mother begins his gender transition.

52 Tuesdays

Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

Director: Stephen Silha, Eric Slade
Year: 2013

A chronicle of the iconoclastic life of gay poet, filmmaker, and spiritual visionary James Broughton, one of the defining voices of the sexual revolution, whose groundbreaking artistic celebrations of sexuality and the body influenced generations...

Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

Caravaggio

Caravaggio

Director: Derek Jarman
Year: 1986

Caravaggio

Chris & Don. A Love Story

Chris & Don. A Love Story

Director: Guido Santi, Tina Mascara
Year: 2007

CHRIS & DON: A LOVE STORY is the true-life story of the passionate three-decade relationship between British writer Christopher Isherwood (whose Berlin Stories was the basis for all incarnations of the much-beloved Cabaret) and American portrait...

Chris & Don. A Love Story

Daddy and the Muscle Academy

Daddy and the Muscle Academy

Director: Ilppo Pohjola
Year: 1992

Tom of Finland is one of the major icons of the gay world. His provocative erotic drawings have had an enormous influence on gay identity, attitude and self-understanding. This ground-breaking work combines interviews with Tom (prior to his death in...

Daddy and the Muscle Academy

Derek

Derek

Director: Isaac Julien
Year: 2008

Written and narrated by Academy Award winner Tilda Swinton, this documentary blends vintage clips from Jarman's groundbreaking experimental works, never-before-seen footage from his films, and candid interviews shot shortly before his death in 1994.

Derek

Diamantino

Diamantino

Director: Gabriel Abrantes, Daniel Schmidt
Year: 2019

When big-hearted but dimwitted Portuguese soccer hunk Diamantino (Carloto Cotta, Tabu) blows it in the World Cup finals, he goes from superstar to laughing stock overnight. Searching for a new purpose, he sets out on a cosmic odyssey involving...

Diamantino

Glitterbox: Derek Jarman x 4

Glitterbox: Derek Jarman x 4

Director: Derek Jarman
Year: 1985

Glitterbox: Derek Jarman x 4

The Gospel of Eureka

The Gospel of Eureka

Director: Michael Palmieri, Donal Mosher
Year: 2019

Love, faith and civil rights collide in a southern town as evangelical Christians and drag queens step into the spotlight to dismantle stereotypes in this documentary narrated by Mx Justin Vivian Bond.

The Gospel of Eureka

Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami

Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami

Director: Sophie Fiennes
Year: 2018

This electrifying journey through the public and private worlds of pop culture mega-icon Grace Jones contrasts musical sequences with intimate personal footage, all the while brimming with Jones’s bold aesthetic.

Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami

I Killed My Mother

I Killed My Mother

Director: Xavier Dolan
Year: 2009

Focusing on the relationship between Hubert Minel (Xavier Dolan), a 16-year-old Quebecois living in suburban Montreal, and his single mother Chantale (Anne Dorval), I KILLED MY MOTHER beautifully captures the anxieties of a mother-son relationship.

I Killed My Mother

Just Gender

Just Gender

Director: George Zuber
Year: 2013

Through the stories of transgender individuals and their spouses, friends, and allies, JUST GENDER explores the confusion, the isolation, and the fear felt by many transgender persons. It also reveals their growing awareness and acceptance, and...

Just Gender

The Last of England

The Last of England

Director: Derek Jarman
Year: 1987

An apocalyptic roar of a movie, this is Derek Jarman's (Sebastiane) dizzying lament for the country he once knew and what he feared it would become. It is both deeply personal and grimly historical, and is undoubtedly one of the most important...

The Last of England

MURDER and murder

MURDER and murder

Director: Yvonne Rainer
Year: 1996

MURDER and murder is a middle-aged love story between Mildred, a life-long lesbian, and Doris, who is in love with a woman for the first time. An unflinching meditation on female aging, lesbian sexuality and breast cancer in a culture that glorifies...

MURDER and murder

The Man Who Drove with Mandela

The Man Who Drove with Mandela

Director: Greta Schiller
Year: 1998

In 1962, at the height of oppression in apartheid South Africa, a gay white theatre director was arrested with Nelson Mandela. His name was Cecil Williams. This is his story.

The Man Who Drove with Mandela

Poison

Poison

Director: Todd Haynes
Year: 1991

Poison

The Queen

The Queen

Director: Frank Simon
Year: 1968

More than 40 years before RuPaul's Drag Race, this ground-breaking documentary about the 1967 Miss All-American Camp Beauty Pageant introduced audiences to the world of competitive drag, as well as LGBTQ icons Flawless Sabrina and Crystal LaBeija.

The Queen

Sebastiane

Sebastiane

Director: Derek Jarman, Paul Humfress
Year: 1976

Derek Jarman's feature film debut is a historical drama which lays bare the latent homoeroticism that has always lurked beneath the glossy surface of Hollywood biblical epics, audaciously spoken in Latin and supported by one of Brian Eno's best musi...

Sebastiane

The Tempest (Jarman)

The Tempest (Jarman)

Director: Derek Jarman
Year: 1979

Jarman presents Shakespeare's intricate comedy of magic and revenge in a form that is at once faithful to the spirit of the play and a dazzling spectacle mixing Hollywood high camp and gothic horror. His film recalls the innocent homoeroticism of...

The Tempest (Jarman)

Tom of Finland

Tom of Finland

Director: Dome Karukoski
Year: 2017

This stirring biopic follows the life of the artist whose proudly erotic drawings of leather-clad studs served as an emblem of gay liberation and influenced art, fashion and culture for decades to come.

Tom of Finland

War Requiem

War Requiem

Director: Derek Jarman
Year: 1989

British cinema's enfant terrible teams with his muse Tilda Swinton and Laurence Olivier, for a spectacular and moving interpretation of composer Benjamin Britten's 1961 orchestral masterpiece.

War Requiem

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