High hopes, high heels and high drama in Dressed as a Girl


High Hopes. High Heels. High Drama!
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Boy George and Culture Club: Karma to Calamity


Esteemed film director Mike Nicholls spent 10 months capturing intimate footage of eighties pop sensation, Culture Club, after they reformed last year to record Tribes, their first album together
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Review: Eastern Boys


High above, the camera pans across nine majestic female statues crowning Gare du Nord station. They are proud gatekeepers to Paris, each one representing major destinations outside France (Russia
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The Circle


The Circle is a Swiss film made up of a montage of drama and documentary, with two central interwoven themes: The Circle (Der Kreis) – Europe’s foremost underground gay organisation and ...
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Beige on Film


There’s no denying that winter is looming. As the days draw shorter there is no better time to curl up on the sofa with a good movie or to head down to the local cinema for a spot warm, ...
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Peter de Rome: Grandfather of Gay Porn


East London’s Fringe! Festival, which appears to be turning into a major date in the gay cultural calendar, hosted the London premiere of Peter De Rome: Grandfather of Gay Porn last night. A ...
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Birth of the Method


Upcoming British Film Institute season Birth of the Method explores the intense, influential and revolutionary school of acting espoused by New York’s legendary Actors Studio in the 1950s. Sure, ...
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In denial of Boyhood


Boyhood runs just under 3 hours and while I wasn’t bored, my attention wasn’t held so much by the film but by unanimously positive reviews from respected film critics and my own anticipation of ...
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Marlene Dietrich: A Tribute


Worship at the altar of one of cinema’s greatest divas and a true queer icon this Sunday, 12 October, as part of the ArchWay with Words literary festival. In this entertaining tribute, Terry ...
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10 LGBT films to see at the 58th BFI LFF


The 58th BFI London Film Festival starts on Wednesday and will run over a period of 12 days. As Britain’s leading film event and one of the world’s oldest film festivals, it ...
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James Franco’s kinky side


In Kink, Director Christina Voros and producer James Franco reveal the inner workings of the online fetish empire as they get under the skin of Kink.com, the world’s largest producer of ...
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London Fields Free Film Festival announced


The inaugural London Fields Free Film Festival will run from Friday 17 October until Sunday 26 October. The festival aims to attract local audiences to enjoy a ten day celebration of cinema at a ...
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Xavier Dolan: I Killed My Mother


Sixteen year old  Québécois Hubert Minel hates everything about his mother, Chantale: her clothes, her driving, her working class habits. Things have never been the same for Hubert since his ...
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Xavier Dolan: Reinventing Queer Cinema


Film-maker Xavier Dolan has just released his fifth feature, Mommy, which has won this year’s Jury prize at Cannes. As Dolan’s first three films are released as a box set, Alex ...
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Drag Is My Ecstasy


Attention all drag aficionados! Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club proudly presents the premiere of Drag Is My Ecstasy, a new short film from director Joseph Wilson. Drag Is My Ecstasy is a ...
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