Carmin Tropical
A trans woman returns to her hometown to investigate the murder of her oldest friend.
Carol
A department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.
Closet Monster
A sexually confused teenager drifts into a fantasy world where his anxieties take physical shape.

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Girls Lost
A strange plant gives three teenage girls the chance to experience life in male bodies.
The Girl King
A biopic of Kristina, Queen of Sweden.
Grandma
A woman tries to help her granddaughter raise funds for an abortion.

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I Killed My Mother
A semi- autobiographical tale in which a young man explores all the things he hates about his mother.

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The Pass
The lives of two young premier league footballers are complicated by an impromptu kiss.

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Summertime
Drama about social change in France in the early 1970s.
Sworn Virgin
A woman who has taken an oath to live as a man rediscovers her sexuality.
Tangerine
A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart.
Theo And Hugo
After a brief encounter in a Paris sex club, two men fall abruptly and unexpectedly in love.
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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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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
International film festival with a particular focus on Eurasian cinema

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.

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