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The Lawyer: a queer romance with a powerful message

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Lithuanian queer filmmaker Romas Zabarauskas has skillfully woven together an unusual queer romance that also packs a powerful message about the plight of LGBTQ Syrian refugees stranded in Europe, and at the same gives such a positivity to the film’s queerness.  It’s not only all very impressive,  but throughly entertaining too. Its the story of … Continue reading



My Fiona: Suicide brings more questions than answers 

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  Is there ever a good time to sit down and watch a movie whose description begins with the words “Following the death of her best friend…”? Turns out there is. For us it was on a beautiful, blue sky Saturday morning in an empty London after a few weeks of self-distancing. We were really … Continue reading



#FiveFilmsForFreedom : 5 fab queer shorts to view now for FREE

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  There has never been a more important time for the BFI Flare & British Council annual joint project #FiveFilmsForFreedom .  It is a global, online short film program in support of LGBTIQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer) rights. It is an opportunity  for audiences everywhere to watch the five films  online and FREE  … Continue reading



Queerguru Goes To The Movies: London’s BFI FLARE

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  BFI FLARE LONDON’S LGBTQ+ FILM FESTIVAL is about to have its 40th Edition of what is the oldest and biggest Festival of its kind in Europe It has a wonderfully eclectic mix of films spread over 10 days that covers the entire LGBTQ spectrum with its truly inclusive program. Queerguru’s Contributing Editor Andrew Hebden  … Continue reading



#FiveFilmsForFreedom free to watch for 11 days

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  The people behind BFI Flare  London’s LGBTQ Film Festival      (and the biggest of its kind in Europe) have a long and commendable history of supporting and promoting new queer filmmakers.  For the past 4 years they have teamed up with The British Council for a scheme called #FiveFilms4Freedom which makes five LGBTQ+ themed … Continue reading



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