Iconic queer director returns to finish Trilogy starring Udo Kier

Graham Robson March 6, 2019

One of the pioneers of queer cinema, writer/director Todd Stephens (Edge of Seventeen, Gypsy 83 and Another Gay Movie), completes his Ohio trilogy with Swan Song, a fictionalised memoir of flamboyant hairdresser Mister Pat, in 1980s small town Sandusky. 

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Five days left to support Pride documentary Kickstarter campaign

Besi Besemar August 11, 2017

Film makers are working on a new LGBT+ film called PRIDE? a documentary exploring the history of Pride in the UK, where it is today and where the movement needs to go. In March a work-in-progress edit was screened at the BFI FLARE Festival. The Independent called it one of the 9 picks of the festival, saying PRIDE? “will no doubt be one of the most important LGBT factual films of 2017.”

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Rink: A coming-of-age short film seeks Kickstarter funding

Alice Blezard April 1, 2016

Rink, an LGBT coming-of-age short film, is set to begin filming in London this May. When Jane – a tomboy on the brink of her teens – inadvertently flirts with another girl at her local ice rink, she is surprised and amazed when the girl flirts back. Rink is a coming-of-age story about emergence, identity and confidence.

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Brighton entrepreneur seeks support for online community

Alice Blezard April 3, 2015

Entrepreneur Claire Culley launched The W Review in November last year, and it has since been featured in the local and national press, building a great team of contributors along the way. The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day was ‘Make Things Happen’, and that is precisely what Claire is aiming to do. The W Review provides an online platform that aims to give guidance, support and encouragement to women of all ages. The modern age that we live in can sometimes leave everyone needing a little bit of reassurance or guidance. The W Review was set up to be that portal.

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‘Are you a boy or are you a girl?’

Besi Besemar October 19, 2014

Trans* activist Sarah Savage launches Kickstarter campaign to finance the printing and design of her first children’s book. Sarah is a writer, transgender community advocate and a few years ago took part in the Channel 4 documentary series called My Transsexual Summer. She said: “Are you a Boy or are you a Girl?’ is unlike […]

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