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Alexandria Winchester the 44th transgendered person murdered in 2020 : R.I.P.

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  The latest tragic news from the Ali Forney Centre, which helps homeless LGBT+ youth is the announcemnet of the death of Alexandria Winchester, a 24-year-old Latina transgender woman, who was shot dead the day after Christmas  in the Bronx, New York. Alexandria was at least the 44th trans or gender non-conforming person to be … Continue reading



Beautiful Darling : the life of Warhol superstar Candy Darling

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  When  Candy Darling was a young bullied child living in Long Island she swore that when she grew up she was going to be a rich and famous star.. And she was so spot on and she  became a Warhol superstar on and off the screen. Whilst she may never have attained the ‘riches’ … Continue reading



Queerguru’s Favorite Transgender Movies : 2020

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  Every January for the past few years the Queerguru team have gotten together to review our film reviews of the year.  We focus on all LGBTQ movies but particularly  try to see as many Transgender documentaries and feature films that get released.  We are thrilled to discover that each year there are more and … Continue reading



Gossamer Folds : the tale of an unlikely friendship

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  Queer filmmaker Lisa Donato who is known for her short films got her first feature film directing job  from actress Yeardley Smith.  Smith who was both producing and starring in Gossamer Fold, has a reputation as a good ally of the LGBTQ community.  She chose well as Donato’s debut turned to be one of … Continue reading



“Even Solomon” a transgender drama from BBC TV in 1979

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  The British Broadcasting Company  (BBC) were always regarded as the bastion of British Broadcasting and part of the country’s Establishment.  Even today they are still one of the world’s most trusted news service. There was however another side to them when in their earlier days they also produced some ground-breaking programming in their Play … Continue reading



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