Iris Prize unveils nominees for the Best British Short Prize

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Can’t make this year’s festival? Continued sponsorship from Film4 means that all of the shortlisted projects will be available to view on All 4 BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY IRIS PRIZE Supported by The Michael Bishop Foundation, The Iris Prize is the largest LGBTQIA+ short film prize in the world. A six-day celebration of film, [….]

Checking in with the bisexual community

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9 Bisexuals on their awakenings, bi icons and the issues bi folks face BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY HANNAH BUSING Happy Bisexuality Awareness week! To celebrate, I wanted to check in with various members of the community on the bi-agenda. What’s your favourite thing about being bi? Malaika Kegode (she/her): The T-shirts. Just kidding. My [….]

5 myths that need dispelling about being bisexual in 2021

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Let’s tear them down BY ELLA DEVEREUX, IMAGE BY SHVETS PRODUCTION Bisexuality is not one size fits all, and that diversity should be celebrated. As it is Bisexual Awareness week, we wanted to tackle some of the myths about bisexual people which, unfortunately, still seem to be circulating in 2021. Let’s tear them down. “Bisexual [….]

Just a really cool list of meetups, groups and resources for bisexuals

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If you’re bi+ and looking to connect with the community, check out this list! BY DIVA STAFF Community is a key contributor towards a good state of mental wellbeing. Here are some awesome resources available to bisexuals within the UK. Whether you’re looking for crafts, workshops or mental health resources – there’s something for you [….]

A timeline of my all-time top 10 onscreen bi awakenings

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From Grease to Pretty Little Liars, these TV and movie moments made me question my sexuality BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY KOOLSHOOTERS The majority of the films on this list were put on the TV by a member of my family. So if you’re related to me and reading this, sorry not sorry, I only [….]

5 Ways to self-love when navigating bisexuality

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Things you can do this week (and all year round) to nurture your bisexual soul BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY KOOLSHOOTERS Let’s talk about self-love, baby. It’s by no means easy, and it is something that we will all struggle with at times. Below are some things that help me when I’m feeling low from [….]

OPINION: I’m here, I’m bi, I’m dating a guy

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“We do not choose who we love. This should not be forgotten when it comes to bisexuality” BY NIC CROSARA Just before my second year of uni was about to start, I was adamant that I would never date a guy again. I’d been there, done that, got the T-shirt. This time, I was being [….]