52 Tuesdays
Over the course of a year, a teenage girl adjusts to life as a woman while her mother adjusts to life as a man.
Behind The Candelabra
The story of legendarily flamboyant entertainer Liberace and the man who loved him.
Blue Is The Warmest Colour
Two young women fall unexpectedly and passionately in love.
Bridegroom
A documentary about a young man whose life is turned upside down when his partner dies
C.O.G.
A student takes time out in Oregon and learns some life lessons.
Concussion
A frustrated woman secretly becomes a lesbian escort.

D

Fright Night
A teenager becomes obsessed by the idea that the sophisticated stranger living across the street is actually a vampire.
G.B.F.
After being accidentally outed, a shy teenager finds he has become the ultimate fashion accessory - the Gay Best Friend.

I

Kill Your Darlings
A murder brings together the young writers of the beat generation.
Lilting
A bereaved mother and the boyfriend of her son find a connection.
The Lost Boys
Cult brat pack movie about a boy trying to save his big brother from becoming a vampire.

M

A Nightmare On Elm Street Part 2: Freddy’s Revenge
The new tenant of a house on Elm Street begins to have uncomfortable dreams.
The Punk Singer
A look at the life musician Kathleen Hanna, who formed the punk band Bikini Kill.

R

Reaching For The Moon
The poet Elizabeth Bishop falls in love and finds inspiration.
Stranger By The Lake
After a shocking incident takes place at a cruising spot, a young man is caught in the throes of a dangerous passion.
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