For so long, good queer cinema was virtually non-existent or played into tired, tokenizing tropes. Even with that in mind, most mainstream cinema has centered on heteronormative storylines for decades. Sure, the scarcity still has you scavenging through some painful storylines from time to time, but with all that digging eventually comes gold. Watch Now. Directed by Alice Wu and starring an Asian-American lead, the film displays some much-needed representation in young adult-oriented queer cinema.
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This Pride month, let's dedicate ourselves to education — about what Pride really means, and how we can address our own blind spots. Many of these great gay and LGBT movies normalize love between two people of the same gender, depict the long and difficult fight for equal rights, or showcase that gay and LGBTQ people are just like everyone else. That's powerful, especially for teens and other people who haven't yet found a safe place and way to express who they really are. No matter what your favorite genre is, we've got flicks in the realms of comedy movies , romantic comedy movies , thriller, even independent and art films you may never have heard of before. Fair warning: some of these movies can get a little hot and heavy, especially those that depict adult relationships.
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In this tale of hyper-masculinity set in an all-boys correctional facility, homo-eroticism is just one of the tools used in the power struggle between Andrej and the leader of the gang, Zeljko. With excellent performances, this tough story also has one of the most tender moments seen in a while. Slovenian, with English subtitles Dates: 18th March Afrikaans, with English subtitles Dates: 15th March
Under normal circumstances, June busts out all over with Pride Month parties and parades. The gay neighborhood thumps with house music. The conditions are optimal for you to catch up on your queer cinema.