Doco fest preview: To Russia With Love
Posted in: Movies 21st May 2015
A film featuring New Zealand speed skater Blake Skjellerup and other athletes in the lead-up to the Sochi Winter Olympics opens at the Documentary Edge International Film Festival tonight.
Three 'Battle of the Sexes' flicks planned
Posted in: Movies 23rd April 2015
Three different films are being plotted by rival studios, all telling the story of the â€˜Battle of the Sexesâ€™ tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.
Posted in: Movies 7th April 2015
Queen Latifah stars in an upcoming HBO biopic about jazz singer Bessie Smith, who proudly loved both women and men. Its director says the film won't shy away from her sexuality.
Short Film: Quiet
Posted in: Movies 5th April 2015
Inspired by a true story, Quiet is the story of a woman named Ali who is denied the right to make medical decisions for her partner, Sam, after a car accident renders Sam unconscious.
Short Film Sunday: Raw Love (Amor Crudo)
Posted in: Movies 22nd March 2015
Two friends spend the last days of high school together, but this will inevitably come to an end. Raw Love is a beautiful story of mixed emotions and secrets that one dare not speak aloud.
Trailer: Life Partners
Posted in: Movies 20th March 2015
This monthâ€™s Academy Cinemas lgbti film night selection is Life Partners, based on the co-dependent relationship between a lesbian and her straight best friend.
Short Film Sunday: Ageless
Posted in: Movies 15th March 2015
Love, sex and relationships are seen through the eyes of two men; one in his 50s, the other in his 20s. Their common struggles prove to be ageless.
NZ short film: Out With Mum
Posted in: Movies 7th March 2015
Wellington-based filmmaker Conan McKegg tells us all about short film Out With Mum, which is part of Oneshot Collective's feature film Encounters.
Short Film Sunday: Thirteen or so Minutes
Posted in: Movies 1st February 2015
A film about two guys who act on the fact that they are incredibly attracted to one another. In the aftermath, one of them seems to have second thoughts.
Short Film Sunday: Trevor
Posted in: Movies 25th January 2015
This award-winning flick from 1994 follows the growing pains of teenage Trevor who is struggling to fit in.
Short Film Sunday: Queer Selfies
Posted in: Movies 18th January 2015
The Big Gay Out is just three weeks away! To get you warmed up, our Short Film Sunday selection is the delicious Queer Selfies.
Matt Bomer's Globes acceptance speech
In gay actor Matt Bomerâ€™s Golden Globes acceptance speech he stated "we love you, we remember you" to those lost to HIV/AIDS.
Short Film Sunday: Boy
Posted in: Movies 4th January 2015
Teenager Emilie has always been a boy inside, something his mother canâ€™t seem to accept. This short film was written and directed by Danish 15-year-old Lucas Helth Postma.
Review: The Imitation Game
Posted in: Movies 2nd January 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch is brilliant and the movie is rather good. Alan Turing becomes real and yet there is a gaping homo-sized hole in the middle of it all, leaving him cinematically castrated.
Short Film Sunday: Heart
Posted in: Movies 28th December 2014
Damien is compelled to follow his heart for one last chance at happiness. Watching out for him are Fiona and Doc who prove that family isn't always who you're born to but who has your back.