International film festival back in extended hybrid capacity.
Eytan Fox’s Sublet Aims for more than mere peace in the Middle East.
Even vote means there were two winners for one category at PIFF 2021.
The highest-grossing movies with a LGBTQ+ protagonist don’t compare well with the highest-grossing movies of all time. In terms of pure dollars, the highest-grossing LGBTQ+ film came out in the mid-1990s, and nothing has sold nearly as well since then. Even big award winning films like “Brokeback Mountain” and, “Philadelphia” haven’t been big box office winners. A look at the numbers provides insight as to whether there is any money in queer cinema.
Over the years, modern television has gotten much better about having LGTBQ characters on screen. However, many of these characters get trapped in boxes which were built by screenwriters before them. We know that these queer stereotypes can be problematic and can even be damaging to audiences; so why do writers continue to rely on stereotypes? Pass the remote control, and take a look.
Audio drama podcasts are one of the only places LGBTQ+ feel included. Not only are the age-old stereotypes about gay men and lesbian women not present, but asexuality and gender non-binary characters are more commonplace.
Audio drama podcasts have been influential forms of entertainment along LGBTQ+ youth. How do podcast creators get their shows off the ground, to serve young queer peoples’ need for positive representation? Explore the challenges that go into quality audio drama production.
Is the Bathroom Bill simply an attack on femininity, or rather, more an attack on women than trans-women?