Days before her deployment to Afghanistan, 19-year-old Joey comes home to rural Pennsylvania for Christmas, with big dreams of running away to Canada.
Short Film Sunday: AWOL
Posted in: Movies 21st December 2014
Short Film Sunday: Beautiful By Night
Posted in: Movies 14th December 2014
A documentary following three older drag entertainers at Aunt Charlie's Lounge in San Francisco's Tenderloin. With Olivia Hart, Collette LeGrande, and Donna Personna.
Academy's December film: Love is Strange
Posted in: Movies 9th December 2014
This Saturday Auckland's Academy Cinemas will screen Love is Strange for its monthly lgbti film night. Starring John Lithgow and Alfred Molina, this is one not to be missed!
Short Film Sunday: Cherrybombs
Posted in: Movies 7th December 2014
This Danish flick about a teenager who is in love with her best friend is adorable. Sit back and enjoy, on Short Film Sunday.
Thoughts on The Imitation Game
Posted in: Movies 4th December 2014
"The Imitation Game is well-crafted film drama rather than accurate history. At that level it is an incredibly good tale."
Short Film Sunday: The Wilding
Posted in: Movies 30th November 2014
This Australian 2012 Iris Prize winner from Grant Scicluna is set in a prison, where juvenile inmate Malcolm is in love with his cellmate Tye, but their relationship is confined to their cell.
Short film Sunday: Natives
Posted in: Movies 23rd November 2014
What better way to relax on a Sunday than watching a gem of an lgbt film? We're starting a new Sunday short film series with Natives.
Review: Laurence Anyways
Posted in: Movies 19th November 2014
Lexie Matheson finds â€˜Laurence Anywaysâ€™ is ultimately an effective, if somewhat indefinable, cinematic journey.
Preview: Laurence Anyways
Posted in: Movies 7th November 2014
The film selected for Academy Cinemasâ€™ November lgbtq movie night is Laurence Anyways, which charts ten years in a transsexual woman's relationship.
Review: Spandau Ballet â€“ Soul Boys of the Western World
Posted in: Movies 5th November 2014
A journey through the bandâ€™s inception from schoolboy mates jamming together through various incarnations to the days of hanging out at the Blitz club in central London.
Catching up with Blake
Posted in: Movies 29th October 2014
Blake Skjellerup fills us in on the documentary To Russia With Love, his life in New York, and plans to bring his fiancÃ© down to New Zealand for the holidays.
Preview: To Russia With Love
Posted in: Movies 28th October 2014
Blake Skjellerup appears in a new documentary which tracks athletes and activists around the time of the Sochi Winter Olympics.
Posted in: Movies 17th October 2014
The Academy Cinemasâ€™ LGBTQ Movie Night proves that the best way to watch a glbti family movie is in the company of your glbti family.
Doco preview: Last Chance
Posted in: Movies 4th October 2014
Amnesty International is hosting free Auckland and Wellington screenings of a documentary about people forced to seek refuge due to who they are.
Now showing: Undertow
Posted in: Movies 15th September 2014
Acclaimed Peruvian lgbti film Undertow is showing free across the country as part of the Latin America & Spain Film Festival.