The Amina Profile
The story of a love affair that turned into a mystery after a Syrian blogger was kidnapped.
Appropriate Behavior
A young New Yorker struggles to understand herself in the aftermath of a break-up.

D

Dior And I
A look inside the House of Dior as Raf Simons prepares his collection.
Dressed As A Girl
A documentary about some of London's most celebrated drag queens.
The Duke Of Burgundy
The relationship of a couple in a sado-masochistic relationship comes under strain.
Futuro Beach
A lifeguard finds love in an unexpected place.
Girlhood
Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of free-spirited girls.

I

In The Turn
A young trans girl finds friends and self confidence through roller derby.
I Am Michael
The controversial true story of a gay activist who rejects his homosexuality and becomes a Christian pastor.

M

Mala Mala
A documentary about the trans community in Puerto Rico.
The New Girlfriend
When a woman falls seriously ill her friend gets more than she bargained for after pledging to look after her baby and husband.
Pride
A group of LGBT rights activists is determined to help the residents of a Welsh village who are struggling because of the 1984 miners' strikes.

R

The Royal Road
Cinematic essay considering the history of California and the personal desires of the director.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Gothic horror meets rock musical.
Shock Treatment
A sequel to The Rocky Horror Picture Show which sees Brad and Janet get out of their depth after competing in a game show.
Stories Of Our Lives
A collection of stories about LGBT life in Kenya.
News

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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Made In Prague
Czech film showcase

DOC NYC
Celebration of documentary film

French Film Festival
27th edition of the celebration of French-language film

London Korean Film Festival
A celebration of the best in Korean cinema.

Mostra De Valencia
Revitalised festival celebrating Mediterranean cinema

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