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Top Ten LGBTQ Films
1. The Watermelon Woman
Now available, the 20th anniversary edition of Cheryl Dunye's landmark feature debut features a pristine 2K HD digital restoration.
2. For the Bible Tells Me So
This provocative, entertaining Sundance documentary brilliantly explores and reconciles homosexuality and Biblical scripture.
3. Parting Glances
Starring Steve Buscemi, this pioneering work of gay cinema tells the wonderfully acted story of a man and his former and current lovers.
4. Vito
Vito paints a galvanizing portrait of gay activist Vito Russo, using period footage and film clips to capture a vibrant era of gay culture.
5. Come Undone
The sensual and meditative French film explores a quiet 18-year-old's sexual awakening and the turbulence of first love.
6. Eastern Boys
At a train station in Paris, middle-aged Daniel becomes entranced with the handsome Ukraine lad Marek, leading to a fraught hook-up.
7. God Loves Uganda
Explores the role of the American Evangelical movement in fueling Uganda's terrifying turn towards enforcing biblical law against gay people.
8. Bedrooms & Hallways
Rose Troche's sophisticated, sparkling romcom stars Kevin McKidd, James Purefoy, Jennifer Ehle, Tom Hollander, Simon Callow and Hugo Weaving.
9. The Sons of Tennessee Williams
Interweaving archival footage and interviews, the film charts the evolution of the gay Mardi Gras krewes in New Orleans over the decades.
 
10. Like It Is
London's gay club world comes alive in this sexy drama about two young men who fall in love despite enormously different backgrounds.

 
New and Notable

Hot to Trot
Mad Hot Ballroom meets Paris is Burning in this crowd-pleasing documentary that offers a deep-dive look inside the fascinating but little-known world of same-sex competitive ballroom dance.


The Sunday Sessions
An intimate portrait of a deeply conflicted young man who, struggling to reconcile his religious conviction and sexual identity, starts conversion therapy.

History Lessons

Quiet Heroes
In Salt Lake City, the socially conservative religious monoculture complicated the AIDS crisis, where patients in the entire state relied on only one doctor. This Sundance documentary is her story.

From Around the World

Tomcat
Berliners Andreas and Stefan lead a happy and passionate life with their beloved cat Moses. But an unexpected and inexplicable outburst of violence calls everything into question.

Coming Out Stories

Chely Wright:
Wish Me Away
This chronicle of the first country music star to come out as gay reveals the devastation of homophobia and the transformational power of living an authentic life.

Digitally Restored Classic

The Watermelon Woman
Re-released for its 20th anniversary, The Watermelon Woman is the story of Cheryl, a black lesbian struggling to make a documentary about an elusive 1930s black film actress.