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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. The Sunday Sessions
A portrait of a deeply conflicted young man who, struggling to reconcile his religious conviction and sexual identity, starts conversion therapy.
9. Hot to Trot
Mad Hot Ballroom meets Paris is Burning in this crowd-pleasing documentary that offers a look inside the fascinating world of same-sex competitive ballroom dance.
 
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

Before Stonewall
Newly restored, Before Stonewall pries open the closet door, setting free the dramatic story of survival, love, persecution and resistance experienced by LGBT Americans since the early 1900's.


To a More Perfect Union
Offended by their refusal to recognize her 40+ year relationship with her same-sex partner, Edie Windsor sued the United States. Her landmark case changed the landscape for gay marriage.

History Lessons

Before Homosexuals
Emmy Award-winner John Scagliotti (Before Stonewall) takes us on a wondrous tour of erotic history, poetry and visual art in his new film on same-sex desire - from ancient times to Victorian crimes.

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.