Queer History Films
These LGBT, LGBTQ, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Trans, & Queer Films, Movies, Shorts, and TV/Web Series all fall within the History genre, according to IMDB…
"Caught" - A Queer Short Film Review
Check out my film review for the queer short "Caught". "Caught" is a brilliant short movie that treads a fine line between bliss and danger amid a darker aspect of LGBT history. Based on real events - it's powerful and quite poignant for Pride & current political events! Read the full movie review today! #FilmReview #MovieReview #CrimeMovie #DramaMovie #HistoryMovie #RomanceMovie #Short #Queer #QueerHistory #LGBT #LGBTHistory #LGBTQ #LGBTQHistory #LGBTMovie #LGBTQMovie #LGBTFilm #LGBTQFilm
5 Queer ??? Films #5: "Bent"
It's a new months which means a new "Guess the Theme" game! I'll share five Queer film posters, your job is to guess what they all have in common! #5 of this month's theme is: "Bent" Max is gay and as such is sent to Dachau concentration camp under the Nazi regime. He tries to deny he is gay, and gets a yellow label (the one for Jews) instead of pink (the one for gays). In camp, he falls in love with fellow prisoner Horst, who wears his pink label with pride. Can you guess the theme is yet?
5 Queer ??? Films #1: "Pride"
And the final film poster of this month's theme is: "Pride" Set in the summer of 1984 – Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise money to support the families of the striking miners. But there is a problem. The Union seems embarrassed to receive their support. Any last minute guesses?
5 Queer ??? Films #2: "Milk"
#2 of this month's theme is: "Milk" The true story of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man ever elected to public office. In San Francisco in the late 1970s, Harvey Milk becomes an activist for gay rights and inspires others to join him in his fight for equal rights that should be available to all Americans. Have you figured out the theme?
5 Queer ??? Films #3: "B.P.M. (Beats Per Minute)"
#3 of this month's theme is: "BPM" Early 1990s. With AIDS having already claimed countless lives for nearly ten years, Act up-Paris activists multiply actions to fight general indifference. Nathan, a newcomer to the group, has his world shaken up by Sean, a radical militant, who throws his last bits of strength into the struggle. Any ideas on the theme yet?
5 Queer ??? Films #4: "Upstairs Inferno"
#4 of this month's theme is: "Upstairs Inferno" On June 24, 1973, a gay bar in New Orleans called the Up Stairs Lounge was deliberately set on fire: an event that for over 40 years, was considered the "Largest Gay Mass Murder in U.S. History". Can you guess what the theme is yet?
5 Queer ??? Films #5: "Vito"
It's a new months which means a new "Guess the Theme" game! I'll share five Queer film posters, your job is to guess what they all have in common! #5 of this month's theme is: "Vito" The story of Vito Russo, founding father of the gay liberation movement, author of "The Celluloid Closet," and vociferous AIDS activist in the 1980s. Can you guess what the theme is yet?
The Laramie Project
In 1998, Matthew Shepard's murder shocked the nation - and all because he was gay. Find out why this film adaptation of Moisés Kaufman's play still remains powerful today, twenty years later. #QueerFilmReviews #qfr #qfr #qfrcrime #qfrdrama #qfrhistory #thelaramieproject #queer #queerhistory #lgbt #lgbthistory #lgbtq #lgbtqhistory #lgbtmovie #lgbtqmovie #lgbtfilm #lgbtqfilm
"Raid Of The Rainbow Lounge" - A Queer Film Review
In this documentary, Robert L. Camina successful weaves together how the Fort Worth LGBT community took on a tragic night, banded together, and fought to secure changes that would ensure that something like this would not occur again. #QueerFilmReviews #QFR #QFRCrime #QFRDocumentary #QFRHistory #QFRNews #Queer #LGBT #LBGTQ #LGBTMovie #LGBTQMovie #LGBTFilm #LGBTQFilm #RaidOfTheRainbowLounge #RainbowLounge #StonewallRaid #GayHistory #QueerHistory
"Caught" is a brilliant short that treads a fine line between bliss and danger amid a darker aspect of Queer history. Based on real events - it's powerful and quite poignant for Pride & current political events! #QueerFilmReviews #QFR #QFRCrime #QFRDrama #QFRHistory #QFRRomance #QFRShort