BFI Flare: Five Films For Freedom digital campaign returns for 2021

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The world’s largest LGBTQI digital campaign reminds audiences that love is still a human right 🌈 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS It’s back! Five Films For Freedom, the world’s largest LGBTQI digital campaign, will return for 2021 as part of BFI Flare to remind audiences that love is still a human right. Broadcasting five brand new queer films [….]

SCREEN: Seven films about queer activism

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Already binged all of It’s A Sin? Here’s some impactful and important films about queer activism BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS What better way to honour those who fought for the freedoms we enjoy today than by binge-watching some educational films about our history? The history of queer activism is deeply linked with the history of queer [….]

It’s A Sin writer Russell T Davis: I wish I could have paid tribute to the lesbians

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The eagerly-anticipated series premieres Friday 22 January on Channel 4 BY CARRIE LYELL BAFTA award-winning writer Russell T Davis’ eagerly-anticipated five-part series It’s A Sin lands on Channel 4 tonight, making history as the first British drama about HIV and AIDS.  Starring Olly Alexander and supported by the likes of Stephen Fry, Neil Patrick Harris [….]

SCREEN: Six queer films we can’t wait to see in 2021

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Whether it’s at a cinema or on your living room TV, here’s the queer films coming to a screen near you soon  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS If there’s one part of normality we can’t wait to get back this year, it’s the thrill of heading to a cinema to see the latest queer film. Gone are [….]

SCREEN: Gossip Girl set to return with new queer cast members and characters

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We’re so ready for this reboot… XOXO BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA HBO Eight years after it left our screens, Gossip Girl is back with a more inclusive and diverse reboot. If you aren’t already familiar with the iconic original show, it followed a whole host of privileged teenagers living in Manhattan’s Upper East Side [….]

SCREEN: Eight binge-worthy TV shows for Christmas

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Settle in for countless nights on the sofa this Christmas 🎁 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA HBO Christmas break teamed with Covid restrictions means that there’s no better time than now to curl up on the sofa and watch some great queer TV.  Here are some of the best TV shows to enjoy over the Christmas [….]

SCREEN: Keep your eyes peeled for these queer TV shows in 2021

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New seasons and new shows galore 📺 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS The promise of new TV shows has been an absolute lifeline this year. With Covid restrictions keeping us indoors for the most of the year, we’ve practically become best friends with the TV screen.  Even though the pandemic put many productions to a halt or [….]