Feature films

Minds
A Los Angeles Act-Up organiser is remembered for her fierce resistance to both transphobia and the AIDS virus.

AIDS DIVA: The Legend of Connie Norman

Hearts
Two young men fall for each other over the course of a single day in this disarmingly tender debut from director Daniel Sánchez López.

Boy Meets Boy

Bodies
A mesmerising portrait of a family grappling with teenage gender dysphoria, this uplifting documentary exudes the defiant message that love is all you need.

Colors of Tobi

Bodies
Unfolding across the stunning mountain ranges of Montana, Anna Kerrigan’s gripping thriller finds a father and son attempting to escape a mother who is unwilling to accept her child’s gender dysphoria.

Cowboys

Minds
This astonishingly rich documentary explores the campaign by key US activists to remove homosexuality from the American Psychiatric Association’s definition of mental illness.

Cured

Bodies
A nurse questions the intentions of his handsome new colleague in this taut and chilling psychological thriller.

The Dose (La Dosis)

Hearts
Calling all drama geeks! This 90s-set teen dramedy is a fun-filled throwback to those most awkward of years.

Dramarama

Minds
The life and loves of celebrated filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder are laid bare in this engrossing, unconventional biopic.

Enfant Terrible

Hearts
At the height of the Cold War, a love triangle between a junior officer, his best friend and a handsome fighter pilot enters dangerous territory.

Firebird

Hearts
Discovering a way to travel back in time helps Beth come to terms with her present in this daringly original debut.

The Greenhouse

Bodies
Kenyan couple Samuel and Alex remain committed to each other despite the danger and hardship facing them in Pete Murimi’s moving documentary portrait.

I Am Samuel

Hearts
Cultures clash and family secrets are revealed when Shira brings home her new girlfriend in this delightful first feature.

Kiss Me Before It Blows Up (Kiss Me Kosher)

Bodies
At 94, the late, great Cloris Leachman steals the show in this gloriously offbeat drama about a drag queen who takes time out to care for his wise-cracking grandma.

Jump, Darling

Minds
Luchina Fisher’s endearing documentary portrait shows how fighter, organiser and survivor Gloria Allen has become a local hero to younger Chicagoan trans women.

Mama Gloria

Hearts
Amidst the grief of losing her mother, sheltered teen Claudia discovers friendship and love for the first time in this beautiful and sublime debut.

My First Summer

Bodies
The fascinating story of pioneering jazz musician Billy Tipton is brought thrillingly to life in this celebratory documentary portrait.

No Ordinary Man

Bodies
A young African American man is forced to repeatedly endure the fatal day of his shooting in Ali LeRoi’s riveting drama.

The Obituary of Tunde Johnson

Minds
Based on a true story, Eugen Jebeleanu’s probing Bucharest-set drama weighs up the professional demands on a closeted police officer when his work clashes with his personal life.

Poppy Field (Câmp de maci)

Minds
When a cache of letters written by 1950s New York drag queens was discovered in 2014, filmmakers Michael Seligman and Jennifer Tiexiera tracked down the authors to hear their story.

P.S. Burn This Letter Please

Minds
A brilliant and refreshing story of UK post-punk dyke culture, told by those who lived it.

Rebel Dykes

Hearts
This hit New Zealand drama is a moving and entertaining account of a trans man's attempts to reconnect with his Māori roots and to rebuild the relationships he had left behind.

Rūrangi

Hearts
Flare favourite Eytan Fox returns with an entertaining and heart-warming film about the encounter of a middle-aged gay man with a young, aspiring filmmaker.

Sublet

Hearts
AJ discovers it’s not so bad being on a family holiday when she meets flirtatious lifeguard Isla in this smart and funny first feature.

Sweetheart

Minds
A lyrical and romantic biopic of the beloved creator of the Moomins featuring an incredible central performance by Alma Pöysti.

Tove

Bodies
Young trans activist and Brazilian YouTube star Thiessa Woinbackk leads a superb cast in this impressive debut feature that sees a tough transgender teen demand her rights.

Valentina

Bodies
Body positivity, race, activism and queerness harmonise with full fat ferocity. No low-cal nonsense here – ‘Welcome to the sad femme club baby – YOU. ARE. ENOUGH!’

Well Rounded

Short films

For the Record

Above the Troubled Water

Queer as in Question Everything

Acrimonious

Heart’s Desires

The Act

For the Record

All I Need Is a Ball

Heart’s Desires

Baby Lies Truthfully

For the Record

Being Sascha

Queer as in Question Everything

Bodies of Desire

Beginnings and Endings

Buck

Beginnings and Endings

Cosmopolitan

Into the Unknown

The Cost of Living

Striving to Be Seen

Dustin

Heart’s Desires

Eden

Beginnings and Endings

Escaping the Fragile Planet

Into the Unknown

From A to Q

Into the Unknown

Girls Shouldn’t Walk Alone at Night

Into the Unknown

Hello, Goodbye

Shapes We Make, Spaces We Take

Is It Me?

Heart’s Desires

Isaac and the Ram

Striving to Be Seen

Kind Of

Heart’s Desires

Land of the Free (Du gamla, du fria)

Striving to Be Seen

The Lights Are On, No One’s Home

Beginnings and Endings

Listening In (HaMaazin)

Into the Unknown

Love is A Hand Grenade

Beginnings and Endings

The Night Train (Nattåget)

Heart’s Desires

Of Hearts and Castles

Beginnings and Endings

Pool Boy

Queer as in Question Everything

Pure

For the Record

Son of Sodom

Shapes We Make, Spaces We Take

Space/Walk

Shapes We Make, Spaces We Take

Subjekträume/Subject Spaces

Shapes We Make, Spaces We Take

This is an Address

Striving to Be Seen

Trans Happiness is Real

Shapes We Make, Spaces We Take

Transitions II: Movement in Isolation

For the Record

Tracing Utopia

Striving to Be Seen

Unliveable (Inabitável)

Striving to Be Seen

Victoria

Queer as in Question Everything

WE TWO

Into the Unknown

Wings