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This page contains a list of films with a lesbian or bisexual theme or main/supporting lesbian or bisexual character.

Welcome to your ultimate lesbian film guide. All on one page, every lesbian film ever released – a constant work in progress of course!

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A Battle In Waterloo

A Battle In Waterloo

Log line/Synopsis: During the Battle of Waterloo, Ellen searches for her missing husband in the nearby forest and resorts to desperate measures to survive. Director: Emma Moffat Writers: Emma Moffat Cast: Jessie Buckley, Alistair Petrie, Samantha Spiro, Sophia Brown,...

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We are the Radical Monarchs

We are the Radical Monarchs

Log line: Activism is alive and well in this documentary portrait of a group of women who champion the importance of community. Synopsis:  Queer besties and community activists Anayvette Martinez and Marilyn Hollinquest wanted to empower the young women of colour in...

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Sleeping Longing (Dormir Désir)

Sleeping Longing (Dormir Désir)

Log line: It’s my father’s funeral. I want steak frites. I want to jump into the pool. I want to fuck. I want to sleep. I don’t want to sleep. Synopsis: A woman starts spiralling after the death of her father. Director:Virginie Nolin Writers: Laurence Olivier &...

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Make Up

Make Up

Log line: The debut feature from acclaimed short filmmaker Claire Oakley is a riveting psycho-sexual drama in which nothing is quite what is seems. Synopsis: Teenager Ruth has finally been given the chance to stay with boyfriend Tom in the remote Cornish holiday park...

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Ammonite

Log line:  Synopsis: In 1800s England, acclaimed but unrecognised fossil hunter Mary Anning works alone on the rugged Southern coastline. With the days of her famed discoveries behind her, she now searches for common fossils to sell to tourists to support herself and...

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These Thems (Webseries)

These Thems (Webseries)

Log line: Lez do this. Synopsis (Episode 1): Having concerns with how her body is responding during sex, GRETCHEN visits the doctor where she meets nonbinary dogwalker VERO, who has serious anxiety at the doctor’s office. Gretchen looks to her best friend KEVIN for...

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Queer Genius

Queer Genius

Synopsis: "Queer Genius" is a cinematic exploration of four visionary queer artists breaking down barriers in their creative fields as they confront fame, failure, censorship, family, gender, and sexuality. The film embraces the communal possibilities of "genius" from...

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My Fiona

My Fiona

Synopsis: Following the suicide of her best friend, Jane finds purpose in helping her friend's wife with their child. In doing so, she becomes inadvertently drawn into an intimate relationship bound by grief that's potentially catastrophic to the healing for all those...

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Clementine

Clementine

Synopsis: A heartbroken woman becomes entangled with a younger girl after breaking into her ex's lake house in the Pacific Northwest. Equal parts psychological drama and sexual coming-of-age story, Clementine is a tense rumination on who to love and how to let go....

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Queering the Script

Queering the Script

Log line: LGBT Fans Deserve Better Synopsis: An incisive discussion of the inspiring yet often troubled history of queer female representation on television. Director: Gabrielle Zilkha Writers: Gabrielle Zilkha Producers: Alex House, Stephanie Ouaknine Cast: Lucy...

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T11 Incomplete

T11 Incomplete

Log line: Yes, we are all “incomplete” but in the very best possible way. Synopsis: Kate Murphy (Karen Sillas) lost everything when she hit rock bottom. Now, ten years sober, middle aged and living alone with her elderly cat, Kate strives to rebuild her broken life...

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Ellie & Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt)

Ellie & Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt)

Log line:  Synopsis:  Ellie (Sophie Hawkshaw) is 18 and struggling to find the courage to ask classmate Abbie (Zoe Terakes) to the formal. Luckily her aunt Tara (Julia Billington), a lesbian who died in the 80s, has shown up in the form of a Fairy Godmother to dish...

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Disclosure – trans lives on screen

Disclosure – trans lives on screen

Log line: Trans Lives on Screen Synopsis: An in-depth look at Hollywood's depiction of transgender people and the impact of those stories on transgender lives and American culture. Director: Sam Feder Producers: Sam Feder, Amy Scholder Starring: Nick Adams, Tre'vell...

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The Bra Mitzvah

The Bra Mitzvah

Synopsis: The Bra Mitzvah is a comedic short about growing into adulthood, one bra at a time. Director: Stacy Jill Calvert Writers: Stacy Jill Calvert Producers: Jaclyn Chessen, Kelly Weinhart Cast: Beth Berlin, Bridget McManus, Moore Rhys, Robin S.Roth, Jasmin...

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Summerland

Summerland

Log line:  Synopsis: A woman during World War II opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him. Director: Jessica Swale Writers: Jessica Swale Producers: Guy Heeley, Adrian Sturges Cast: Gemma Arterton, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Penelope Wilton ...

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Palindrome

Palindrome

Log line: Life. Art. Life. Art Synopsis: Struggling British queer female artist, Anna, is witness to a tragic event and consequently becomes a revered artist. But should she stop at the height of success or just end it there? Director: Marcus Flemmings Writers: Marcus...

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In Corpore

In Corpore

Log line: Four countries, four couples, a myriad of complications Synopsis: Four anthological stories about couples under strain, loyalties tested, and what happens when one partner’s desires deviate from the expectations of the relationship – be it mono, poly,...

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Conversations in a coffee shop

Conversations in a coffee shop

Log line: Sometimes love just isn’t enough Synopsis: Every coffee drinker has a story.  In this series, be a fly on the wall where you, the viewer, are brought into their intimate conversations. Director: Jennifer Grossman Writers: Jennifer Grossman...

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Unconditional

Unconditional

Log line: Through thick and thin, she needs you to understand. Synopsis: Hope and Amy have been through it all just like any other couple.  But, can Amy lean on her unconditional love as Hope battles with the hardest decision of her life?  Director: Jennifer Rae...

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How to fold a fitted sheet

How to fold a fitted sheet

Log line: Bellamy’s having a bad day. Watch her make it worse. Synopsis: While packing upon being deported from the US, Bellamy calls her bank to transfer her funds back to England. But Sal, the customer service rep, puts Bellamy through every obstacle as she...

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Crazy Bitches 2

Crazy Bitches 2

Synopsis: After the slaughter at Great Spirits ranch one or more killers remains on the loose, unbeknownst to a gathering of women at The Wellness Retreat and healing Spa Ranch in Big Sur. Director: Jane Clark Writers: Jane Clark Producers: Jane Clark Cast: Cathy...

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Pleasure Seekers

Pleasure Seekers

Log line:  Pleasure Seekers is a solo phone sex fantasy brought to life by Adreena Angela in a double role. Synopsis: Adreena Angela performs as two characters on the opposite ends of a telephone line, heating each other up with next level dirty talk and naughty...

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BIFL

BIFL

Log line: BIFL is expectations, different shades of intimacy, and what it really means to love someone. Blood family versus found family and how toxic relationships can both manifest and disguise themselves. How identities intersect, how labels can matter but don't...

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The L Word: Generation Q

The L Word: Generation Q

Log line: Hello again Synopsis: The groundbreaking drama series, The L Word®, revolutionized a generation and this fall the highly anticipated sequel The L Word®: Generation Q debuts. Returning cast members Jennifer Beals, Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey will resume...

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Spilt Milk

Spilt Milk

Synopsis: Single mom Ximena juggles the demands of her job while struggling to care for her young son. After an encounter with her former lover, Lena, whom she conceived her son with via sperm donor, old wounds are reopened and finally addressed. Director: Cierra...

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Little Man

Little Man

Log line: sometimes the greatest love story ever told... is the one about your own family Synopsis: Little man is the story of how a micro-preemie brought a family to its knees.  Throughout his struggle for life, so struggle filmmaker, Nicole Conn and political...

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Road of Bygones

Road of Bygones

Log line: A glimpse into the reality of a lesbian D/s relationship and the search for acceptance from those who we adore Synopsis: A kinky, lesbian, dark comedy about three women who embark on a road trip to retrieve the ashes of a figure from the past. Hoping to find...

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Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Synopsis: On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman. Director: Céline Sciamma Writers: Céline Sciamma Producers: Véronique Cayla, Bénédicte Couvreur Cast: Noémie...

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Holy Trinity

Holy Trinity

Log line: A story of a dominatrix who can speak to the dead Synopsis: Holy Trinity centres on Trinity (Molly Hewitt), an independent, sex-positive millennial working as a Dominatrix in Chicago. After an incident huffing her drug of choice – a mysterious aerosol can...

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Season of Love

Season of Love

Log line: the queer women's holiday story you've been waiting for! Synopsis: A queer lady holiday romantic comedy that follows the lives of three very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set right before...

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A Luv Tale

A Luv Tale

Log line: Forget your fears... follow your heart Synopsis: Set in culturally rich and historic Harlem, A Luv Tale is an edgy romantic comedy digital series that examines friendship among four beautiful lesbians of color (Taylor, Candice, Aklia and Tammy), navigating...

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Transfinite

Transfinite

Log line: As limitless as nature itself Synopsis: Transfinite is a sci-fi omnibus feature film composed of seven standalone short stories where supernatural trans and queer people from various cultures use their powers to protect, love, teach, fight and thrive....

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Crazy Bitches

Crazy Bitches

Season 1 Synopsis: Seven women and one fab gay guy head to Hallowed Spirits Ranch for some R&R. The first night goes well, but old rivalries and misguided love affairs begin to resurface. Then they learn a dark secret - the remote ranch is the site of a murder of...

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Twist of Fate

Twist of Fate

Synopsis: It's Ashley's birthday and she wants to tick learning to drive off her bucket list. Falling for her driving instructor is an added bonus. Director: Jade Winters Writers: Jade Winters Producers: Alex Hogben Cast: Amber Doig-Thorne, Kate Winton...

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Passage Series

Passage Series

Synopsis: Passage is an episodic paranormal sci-fi drama centered around Janus Agent Ali Prader. This queer mom is a top paranormal operative for a secret division called Caelus within the government. Ali is able to balance her professional and personal life – that is...

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The Sympathy Card

The Sympathy Card

Log line: When Emma's cancer takes  a turn for the worse, she presents her new wife Josie a deathbed order: find someone new while Emma is still around to approve of her choice. Synopsis: The Sympathy Card is an unconventional comic love triangle about three women...

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Rebel Dykes

Rebel Dykes

Log line: REBEL DYKES is a full-length documentary about the explosion that happened when punk met feminism, told through the lives of a gang of lesbians in the riotous London of the 1980s Synopsis: REBEL DYKES tells the story of a bunch of kick-ass young dykes who...

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Greta

Greta

Log line: a comedy about depression Synopsis: Armed with self-loathing, hopelessness and existential dread, 22-year-old Greta tries to find one thing about adulthood that doesn't suck. Despite the support of her family, the vague impression of a job, and a place of...

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Justine

Justine

Synopsis: Justine is a love story set against the backdrop of Brighton and tracked by a violent and puzzling tale of a young woman’s descent into self-destruction. She meets Rachel and love takes over. At first it heals, but Justine’s pain goes deep, and soon a new...

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Life and the Art of Lying

Life and the Art of Lying

Log line:  A free-spirited compulsive liar struggles to connect honestly with the love of her life when devastating news drives her to pursue a renegade solution. Synopsis: Charlie, a bubbly queer artist, heads into a new year surrounded by her closest friends. But...

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Clementines

Clementines

Log line: "You said you always wore orange because your name was Clementine, and that I didn’t, because it was mine." Synopsis: Clem is returning to her childhood home.  After almost seven years away, it is not only the funeral of her once stepfather that is bringing...

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Lez Bomb

Lez Bomb

Log line: This holiday, she's dropping some big news Synopsis: A still closeted young woman brings her girlfriend home for Thanksgiving, only to have her coming out efforts thwarted by the unexpected arrival of her male roommate. Director: Jenna Laurenzo...

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An Unbreakable Generation

An Unbreakable Generation

Synopsis: An Unbreakable Generation' documents the trials and triumphs of mature LGBT people living in the U.K offset with younger LGBT people and their experiences. Sharing inspirational and moving and personal stories to try and bridge the gap between generations,...

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We Are Visible

We Are Visible

Synopsis: People from the cinema industry and LGBTIQ+ activists talk about the representation of the community in chilean fiction films and explain why responsible representation matter. Director: Javiera López Goody Producers: Javiera López Goody Documentary Format:...

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Life At Home

Life At Home

Log line: A love letter to a partner deciding to transition. Synopsis: Riley and Zoey are committed to each other, but Riley struggles to commit to making a life changing decision. A love letter to a partner deciding to transition. Director: Sierra Schepmann...

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Good Kisser

Good Kisser

Log line: Careful what you wish for Synopsis: Jenna and Kate open up their relationship to an alluring stranger in the hopes of spicing up their two-year romance, only for it to expose the faults in their foundation. Director: Wendy Jo Carlton Writers: Wendy Jo...

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Swivel

Swivel

Log line: Love is not a gender it is a swivel of the heart Synopsis: Swivel is short gender fluid dance story by Award winning director Lois Norman, starring the trailblazing Iron&Sparks. It moves to express the bravery it takes, to explore sexuality with true...

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Elisa & Marcela

Elisa & Marcela

Synopsis: In 1901, Elisa Sanchez Loriga took on the identity of Mario Sánchez to marry her lover of fifteen years, Marcela Gracia Ibeas. Director: Isabel Coixet Writers: Isabel Coixet, Narciso de Gabriel Producers: Ana Figueroa Cast: Natalia de Molina, Greta...

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Ritornare

Ritornare

Synopsis: A lesbian nun in Sicily decides to follow her own moral compass, beyond the restraints of a conservative church and society. Director: Joelle Brianne Writers: Joelle Brianne Producers: Shirley Fan Zhang Cast: Anna Cirulli, Serena De Sario, Greta...

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More Beautiful for Having Been Broken

More Beautiful for Having Been Broken

Log line: More Beautiful is the story of three women whose lives intersect at Lakeside resort and are further changed by the love of a special needs boy. Synopsis: Enchanting 10 year old Freddie, with special needs, bring his burdened but devoted mother, Samantha and...

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Eyes

Eyes

Synopsis: ‘Eyes’ is a short mix-media animation about moving though the world when your gender doesn't conform to the binary. It explores the tension between being looked at and being seen, through a day in the life of Jig. A collaboration with the young people of...

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Love in the Shadows

Love in the Shadows

Synopsis: A secret love thrives through the turmoils of death, oppression, and trauma as an African American girl discovers what it means to be loved and to love with out fear. Director: Angela Cooper Writers: Angela Cooper Producers: Allie Lane, Zach Humphreys Cast:...

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Till Death Do Us A Party

Till Death Do Us A Party

Log line: Till Death Do Us A Party is a light-hearted take on life, companionship, and death. Synopsis: After coming to the conclusion that their friend's funeral didn't live up to who she was, Ethel and Margaret decided that they'd very much like to be in-charge of...

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Hey Stranger

Hey Stranger

Synopsis: Grace (Laksmi Hedemark) is a “normal” woman, or at least that’s what her partner Jack (Kyle Glenn) would like her to be. After he confides his fear that she might be attracted to women, Grace is unable to reassure him because, frankly, she doesn’t know. A...

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Starlight

Starlight

Synopsis: Two really long distance girlfriends share their true feelings. Director: Robyn Romain Writers: Robyn Romain Producers: Robyn Romain Composer and Performer:  Khemphet Chantvanong  robynromain.com   Romance, Fantasy, Sci-Fi Format: Short, Animation Duration:...

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Rafiki

Rafiki

Log line:  Synopsis: "Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives," but Kena and Ziki long for something more. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety. Director: Wanuri Kahiu Writers: Wanuri Kahiu, Jenna Cato...

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Booksmart

Booksmart

Log line: Getting Straight A's. Giving Zero F's Synopsis: On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four...

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Tiny little Rocks

Tiny little Rocks

Log line: What if you had one night to say it all? Synopsis: Five years after breaking up Molly and Gretchen meet in Sheffield. What if you had one night to say it all? Director: Brett Chapman Writers: Brett Chapman Producers: Brett Chapman Cast: Rebecca Van...

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Turning

Turning

Synopsis: Voices in a crowd stir violent emotions and microaggressions bring up past traumas. Then a turning shifts the emotional landscape... Director: Linnéa Haviland Writers: Linnéa Haviland Animation: Linnéa Haviland, Simji Park Animation Techniques: Hand-drawn,...

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Children Alike

Children Alike

Log line: Johannes introduces his new girlfriend Wilma to his sister Hanna. However, Wilma and Hanna are everything but strangers. Synopsis: A surprise twist is unveiled in Children Alike when a brother decides to take his new girlfriend home to meet his sister. The...

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When Abbie Met Emmy

When Abbie Met Emmy

Log line: When an offbeat young woman encounters her perfect match in a movie theatre, she must summon the courage to win her dream girl’s heart. Synopsis: Abbie, an offbeat and somewhat shy movie-obsessed girl who insists on obeying the rules at all times, hunts for...

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The Half Wall

The Half Wall

Log line:  Gays with straight issues Synopsis: When the topic of renovation comes up, a gay couple find themselves in a heated and deeply serious discussion over something stupid as a bathroom wall. Director: Ida Hansen Eldøen Writers: Ida Hansen Eldøen Producers: Ida...

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2 in the Bush: A Love Story

2 in the Bush: A Love Story

Synopsis: 2 IN THE BUSH is an unconventional romantic comedy about dungeons, a fish named Archimedes, and the many forms that love takes. Director: Laura Madalinski Writers: Kelly Haas, Laura Madalinski Producers: Brittany Wagner Cast: Sarah Mitchell, Caitlin...

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Time & Again

Time & Again

Log line: Eleanor and Isabelle meet again, sixty years after their relationship break up... Synopsis:  Former lovers, Eleanor and Isabelle meet again in a residential care home, sixty years after their relationship break up. Time & Again is a heart-wrenching and...

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Monica – Loose on a Cruise

Monica – Loose on a Cruise

Synopsis: Monica takes the trip of a lifetime with younger friends Jai and Lyla. Random encounters and reflections on life, love and lesbians under the Caribbean sun. Director: Angie West, Veronica McKenzie Producers: Jac Nunns Cast: Monica Beadle, Jai Henrietta, Lyla...

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They Found Her in a Field

They Found Her in a Field

Synopsis: Haunted by the death of her classmate and first love, Martha returns, ten years on, to their old meeting place. But as the memories of their relationship come flooding back, she must confront the tragic mystery that put an end to it. Director: Ellie Rogers...

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Maybe Today

Maybe Today

Synopsis: The lines between reality and fantasy become blurred, when a woman who has feelings for her best friend imagines what their relationship could be if she acted on them. Director: Sarah Rotella Writers: Sarah Rotella, Adrianna Dilonardo Producers: Sarah...

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Treacle

Treacle

Log line: When friends Jessie and Belle go away for the weekend and drunkenly hook up, what seems like an awkward slip up to a firmly heterosexual Jessie is in fact an incredible betrayal to bisexual Belle. Synopsis: TREACLE is the story of two friends, BELLE, and...

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Call Her Ganda

Call Her Ganda

Log line: How One Life Galvanized a Nation Synopsis: When Jennifer Laude, a Filipina transwoman, is brutally murdered by a U.S. Marine, three women intimately invested in the case--an activist attorney, a transgender journalist and Jennifer's mother)--galvanize a...

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Little Miss Westie

Little Miss Westie

Log line: Facing the judges wearing her brother's hand-me-downs Synopsis: Little Miss Westie chronicles a year in the life of two transgender siblings as they navigate puberty, a local beauty pageant, and transitioning in the Trump era. Director: Joy E Reed, Daniel...

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The Connection

The Connection

Synopsis: The Connection is an exciting character led comedy drama about the nature of fandom and obsession Director: Heidi Jones Writers: Allan Wood Producers: Sofia Hummelin Cast: Verity Williams, Greg Miller Burns, Annie Hammond Comedy Format: Short Rating: tbc...

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Night Comes On

Night Comes On

Synopsis: Angel LaMere is released from juvenile detention on the eve of her 18th birthday. Haunted by her past, she embarks on a journey with her 10 year-old sister that could destroy their future. Director: Jordana Spiro Writers: Jordana Spiro, Angelica Nwandu...

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United We Fan

United We Fan

Synopsis: Fans, stars, creators, and more come together to explore the dynamic history and evolution of save-our-show television fan campaigns from the letter-writing and product mail-in campaigns of yesterday to the social media and crowdfunding campaigns of today....

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None of the Above

None of the Above

Synopsis: Using her vlog as a means to tell her story, Cassie has a secret she wishes to confess. She chronicles the highs and lows of internet dating with her user name, None of the above. Director: Siri Rødnes Writers: Ewan Morrison Producers: Stuart Condy, Sara...

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Sparrow

Sparrow

Synopsis: Set against disused fairgrounds and motorbike dirt racing, a young couple book a 'romantic' getaway to Skegness's Beachside Caravan Park to patch up the grumblings in their relationship. Director: Ali Kurr Writers: Ali Kurr Producers: Sorcha Bacon...

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First Day

First Day

Synopsis: First Day, tells a story about the fears associated with the transition between primary school and high school - but in Hannah's case, the stakes are even higher: this year, she will be attending school for the first time as a girl. Director: Julie Kalceff...

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Jas

Jas

Synopsis:  Jas is the story of a young, English-Iranian girl, and her unlikely meeting with a racist war veteran. It is a story of the desire to escape, and the impossibility of escaping oneself. Director: Alice Trueman Writers: Alice Trueman Producers: Alice Trueman,...

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Billie and Emma

Billie and Emma

Log line: A pregnant teenage girl falls in love with the new girl in school Synopsis: Set in the mid-90s, the film tells the story of Billie, a troublemaker from the big city, who finds herself exiled to San Isidro to live with her aunt who also happens to be her...

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Esteemed Madam Director

Esteemed Madam Director

Synopsis: Maria, LGBT rights activist, writes a letter to the director of the senior residency who has denied, to her and her wife Rosa, access to an apartment there. She tells the reasons why they won’t be able to accept the director proposal. Director: Michèle Massé...

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Wild Nights With Emily

Wild Nights With Emily

Synopsis: Dramatization of the little known side of the writer Emily Dickinson's life, in particular, her relationship with another woman. Director: Madeleine Olnek Writers: Madeleine Olnek Producers: Madeleine Olnek, Anna Margarita Albelo, Casper Andreas, Max...

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Carmen & Lola (Carmen y Lola)

Carmen & Lola (Carmen y Lola)

Log line: The love story of two gypsy girls. Synopsis: Two Roma women fall in love, leading to them being rejected by their community. Director: Arantxa Echevarría Writers: Arantxa Echevarría Producers: Arantxa Echevarría, Pilar Sánchez Díaz Cast: Zaira Romero, Rosy...

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Spoon the Prune

Spoon the Prune

Tag line: Ever heard of a wayward arm? Need any more reasons to avoid fancy dress parties? Wondering what it actually means for a woman to win an Oscar? Then this is the show for you... Synopsis: Director: Alice Trueman Writers: Alice Trueman Producers: Lizzie...

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The Date

The Date

Tag line: After swiping right, Lizzy and Olivia hit it off almost immediately but there’s still one thing left to do…meet. Synopsis: Lizzy and Olivia might be total opposites when it comes to careers and dress sense, BUT they do have one thing in common... they both...

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Knife+Heart (Un couteau dans le Coeur)

Knife+Heart (Un couteau dans le Coeur)

Synopsis: Anne produces third-rate gay porn. After her editor and lover Lois leaves her, she tries to win her back by shooting her most ambitious film yet with her trusted, flaming sidekick Archibald. But one of her actors is brutally murdered and Anne gets caught up...

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The Ground Beneath My Feet (Der Boden unter den Füßen)

The Ground Beneath My Feet (Der Boden unter den Füßen)

Synopsis: Not yet 30, Lola controls her personal life with the same ruthless efficiency she uses to optimize profits in her job as a high-powered business consultant. No one knows about her older sister Conny or her family's history of mental illness. But when a...

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Girl

Girl

Tag line: Lara is a 15-year-old girl, born in the body of a boy, who dreams of becoming a ballerina. Synopsis: GIRL tells the story of 15-year-old Lara who wants to become a ballerina, with a classical training for female dancers. Lara is accepted in a ballet school...

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Tell it to the Bees

Tell it to the Bees

Tag line: In 1950s small town Britain, a doctor develops a relationship with her young patient's mother. Synopsis: Gripped by a failing marriage and the responsibilities of having a young son, Lydia finds solace in her growing bond with the town’s recently returned...

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Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy

Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy

Tag line: A young woman named Savannah Knoop spends six years pretending to be the celebrated author JT LeRoy, the made-up literary persona of her sister-in-law. Synopsis: Based on Savannah Knoop's "Girl Boy Girl: How I Became JT Leroy", this captivating true story...

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Vita and Virginia

Vita and Virginia

Tag Line: VITA & VIRGINIA details the intimate relationship between author Virginia Woolf and socialite, Vita SackvilleWest, which was to become the inspiration for Woolf’s Modernist novel, Orlando: A Biography.

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Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga

Log line: The most unexpected romance of the year! Synopsis: Some love stories are not simple, Sweety's is one such story. She has to contend with her over-enthusiastic family that wants to get her married, a young writer who is completely smitten by her, a secret...

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In Her Place

In Her Place

Synopsis: After the death of their mother, Laura is left frustrated and disillusioned with her sister's behaviour. When a life changing incident occurs, Laura's wife, Katie, has to come to terms with a mysterious new reality. Director: Jade Winters, Lisa Frederickson...

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Nina

Nina

Log line:  Synopsis: Nina, a teacher in her mid-30s struggling to have a child, looks for a surrogate mother. It would seem that with her husband, she has found an ideal candidate, yet Nina falls for the woman who could have given birth to her child. Director: Olga...

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Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Tag Line: When Lee Israel falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception. Synopsis: Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy) made her living in the 1970's and 80's profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and...

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Colette

Colette

Tag Line: Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms. Synopsis: After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as “Willy” (Dominic West),...

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Just Saffy

Just Saffy

Synopsis: 16 year old Saffy begins to struggle with her gender identity after moving to a new school with gendered uniform. Never really feeling as though she fits in with the boys or girls, Saffy finds herself treading water in the world of identity. She's in a...

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The Favourite

The Favourite

Tag line: In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah. Synopsis: Early 18th century England is at war...

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In Love with Ally Barker

In Love with Ally Barker

Log line: Ally meets Sara past and present collide when they seek revenge for their past abuse. Synopsis: 18-year-old Ally meets 19-year-old Sara, when she moves in next-door. Quickly they form a strong relationship as Ally finds solace with Sara. Soon Sara discovers...

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Lizzie

Lizzie

Tag Line: A psychological thriller based on the infamous 1892 murders of the Borden family. Synopsis: LIZZIE is a psychological thriller that reveals many layers of the strange and fragile Lizzie Borden, who stood accused of the infamous 1892 axe murder of her family...

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Holiday Help Desk

Holiday Help Desk

Log line: When Lauren gets stuck working her IT job on Christmas Eve, a simple call for technical help turns into holiday magic Synopsis: Lauren Windsor and Christina Wu both end up working on Christmas Eve, but when Christina calls IT for help, she and Lauren hit it...

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The Wind on your Skin

The Wind on your Skin

Log line: A web series about African women Synopsis: A community is shaken when a young woman ismurdered because of whom she loved. This is the 4th short story in the award winning series: The Centre-Stories about the lives and loves of African Women in Berlin,...

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Disobedience

Disobedience

Tag line: A woman returns to her Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her for her attraction to a female childhood friend. Once back, their passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality. Synopsis: From Sebastián Lelio, the...

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Halayla (Tonight)

Halayla (Tonight)

Synopsis: Tonight Tom comes over to meet her younger girlfriend’s group of friends for the first time. As the evening unfolds, she discovers a different side of herself, her girlfriend, and their relationship, when confronted with her friends. At the end of the night,...

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Alia

Alia

Synopsis: A young married mute girl who is subjected to domestic violence by her husband and his mother every day. She takes a crucial decision to live with her loved ones and leave the life and community she knows for happiness.  Director: Sreehari Purimetla, Adithya...

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Pimp

Pimp

Log line: All Girl. All Pimp Synopsis: An urban love story set on the hard streets of the Bronx. A struggling female Pimp, named Wednesday, grows up learning the game from her dad. Once he's gone she's left to look out for her prostitute mother and girlfriend Nikki....

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The Love Letter

The Love Letter

Synopsis: When an unopened love letter from 1945, ends up in the hands of young couple Phoebe and Faith, they not only make it their mission to deliver it to its originally intended recipient, Belle, but also end up reuniting her with Hannah, the woman she loved....

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All Eyez on Me

All Eyez on Me

Synopsis: All Eyez on me is an abstract and artistic exploration of the emotional world of lesbian sexuality. It aims to visualise the melting pot of emotions when women make love with women. Sensitive, passionate and hypnotic. Director: Julia Schönstädt...

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Anne+

Anne+

Log line: A girl dating girls in Amsterdam Synopsis: The weekend Anne (24) moves into her own place she unexpectedly runs into her ex-girlfriend Lily. Lily was her first girlfriend and a lot has happened since they broke up four years ago. Over the weekend, Anne...

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The Archivettes

The Archivettes

Log line: The Archivettes is a documentary film that explores how this group came together to combat lesbian invisibility and create “a place that says yes.” Synopsis: “Our history was disappearing as quickly as we were making it.” With that realization, Deborah Edel...

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Girl Talk

Girl Talk

Synopsis: Girl Talk follows 20-something Mia, as she explores the disparity between emotional and physical intimacy, coming to a head when she meets an intriguing couple. Director: Erica Rose Writers: Erica Rose Producers: Chelsea Alison Moore, Chloe Kent, Maggie...

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Switch

Switch

Synopsis: During her first sexual experience, a teenage girl discovers she has a disturbing skill, a skill which will lead her to reconsider notions of sexual orientation and gender... A queer, pop and fantastic tale about emergence of sexuality and self-acceptance....

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Flawless (HaNeshef)

Flawless (HaNeshef)

Synopsis: Three teenagers from Jerusalem sell their kidneys to pay for cosmetic surgery and prom dresses. As a secret uncovers they realize nothing is as it seems. Director: Tal Granit, Sharon Maymon Writers: Tal Granit, Sharon Maymon Cast: Stav Strashko, Assi Levy,...

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The Miseducation of Cameron Post

The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Tag line: In 1993, a teenage girl is forced into a gay conversion therapy center by her conservative guardians. Synopsis: Based on the celebrated novel by Emily M. Danforth, The Miseducation of Cameron Post follows Cameron (Chloë Grace Moretz) as she is sent to a gay...

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Invisible Women

Invisible Women

Log line: The story of two forgotten revolutionaires Synopsis: A short documentary exploring the untold story of the North West’s LGBTQ past over the last 50 years through two women’s incredible journey rebellion and activism. Director: Alice Smith Producers: Joe...

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Forever Not Maybe

Forever Not Maybe

Log line: Love, Career... They wanted it all Synopsis: Two women fight for what makes them happiest, they just can't exactly distinguish if it's each other or their careers. They only have time for one but they try to have it all. Director: Christie Conochalla...

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Endless Summer for the Queer Mind

Endless Summer for the Queer Mind

Synopsis: A 1960s housewife, journeys through her thoughts and memories in an attempt to 'cure' herself from homosexuality Director: Ricardo Dal Moro Writers: Desi Ivanova, Desi Ivanova Producers: Desi Ivanova Cast: Ricardo Dal Moro, Desi Ivanova, Daniel J....

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Love on the Cards

Love on the Cards

Log line: Frustrated by her failing love life, Tess turns to a tarot reading for clarity. After a few twists of the deck it's clear that passion is on the horizon and love is on the cards. Synopsis: On the way to a job interview, heavy snowfall forces Tess (Tippy...

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Maricruz

Maricruz

Synopsis: When her devoutly Catholic mother walks in on her and her girlfriend, a 15-year-old girl is sent to the local church to undergo conversion therapy; while there, she discovers the priest who runs the program harbors a dark secret and fights to expose him....

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The Carmilla Movie

The Carmilla Movie

Synopsis: It has been five years since Laura and Carmilla vanquished the apocalypse and Carmilla became a bonafide mortal human. They have settled in to a cozy apartment in downtown Toronto; Laura continues to hone her journalism skills while Carmilla adjusts to a...

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Snapshots

Snapshots

Log line: Let me teach you to be bold Synopsis: When a grandmother's secret past collides with her granddaughter's secret future and her daughter's angey present, can love of three generations be enough to accept decades of deceit. with a simple roll of film it...

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My Days of Mercy

My Days of Mercy

Log line: The heart takes no sides Synopsis: The daughter of a man on death row falls in love with a woman on the opposing side of her family's political cause. Director: Tali Shalom-Ezer Writers: Joe Barton Producers: David Hinojosa, Kate Mara, Ellen Page, Christine...

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A Fantastic Woman

A Fantastic Woman

Synopsis: Marina, a transgender woman who works as a waitress and moonlights as a nightclub singer, is bowled over by the death of her older boyfriend. Director: Sebastián Lelio Writers: Sebastián Lelio, Gonzalo Maza Producers: Juan de Dios Larraín, Pablo...

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The World Can Wait

The World Can Wait

Log line: “Bury your gays” no more Synopsis: Vic is a popular lesbian character in a hit television series. Her mission: to save humanity against evil. But when she finds herself trapped in a room with the people in charge of the show, she has to fight for her own...

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Words

Words

Log line: An exploration of identity Synopsis: "I know nothing in the world that has as much power as a word." - Emily Dickinson In a generation built on texts, tweets, memes, and irony, what has become of the weight of our words? In what way does communication serve...

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Silience at LFEST 2017

Silience at LFEST 2017

Log line: A mindfulness personal message to each of us on the planet...slow down, pause and discover "Silience" Synopsis: A powerful social impact message of peace with original sound track based on the famous poem by Dorothy Oger "We shall stand for Love" to spread a...

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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women

Professor Marston & the Wonder Women

Log line: The true story of the women behind the man behind the woman Synopsis: The story of psychologist William Moulton Marston, and his polyamorous relationship with his wife and their mistress who would inspire his creation of the superheroine, Wonder Woman....

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Thelma

Thelma

Log line: Sometimes the most terrifying discovery is who you really are Synopsis: A confused religious girl tries to deny her feelings for a female friend who's in love with her. This causes her suppressed subconsciously-controlled psychokinetic powers to reemerge...

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Only One

Only One

Log line: An intimate short about depression Synopsis: Sometimes you need a reminder that your life matters. Director: Sierra Schepmann Writers: Sierra Schepmann Producers: Sierra Schepmann Cast: Sierra Schepmann, Patricia Villetto www.imdb.com/title/tt6528500 Drama...

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Good Manners (As Boas Maneiras)

Good Manners (As Boas Maneiras)

Synopsis: Clara, a lonely nurse from the outskirts of São Paulo, is hired by mysterious and wealthy Ana as the,  nanny of her unborn child. Against all odds, the two women develop a strong bond. But a fateful night changes their plans. Director: Marco Dutra, Juliana...

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Shelby’s Vacation

Shelby’s Vacation

Log line: Vacationer Shelby and lodge manager Carol go on a journey to let go of relationship fantasies to find love in the present Synopsis: Shelby sets out from L.A. on a much-needed vacation to mend her heart from its latest unrequited crush (on her boss Marion). ...

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Counting

Counting

Log line: A promise made decades ago leads to heartbreaking results. Synopsis: In 1951 Violet and Milly make a love promise over a penny. In 2015, the promise comes due, and Violet must face a heartbreaking reality. Director: Dan Pal Writers: Kari Morris Producers:...

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Forbidden

Forbidden

Synopsis: Jessica meets Kassandra in a Bible study, little that she knows Kassandra will be the love of her life. Kassandra has to decide between her family or her true love. Hearts will be broken, years will pass and Jessica will tell her story. Director: Esmeralda...

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The Handmaiden

The Handmaiden

Log line: A woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress, but secretly she is involved in a plot to defraud her. Synopsis: 1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a new girl (Sookee) is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress (Hideko) who lives...

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Signature Move

Signature Move

Log line:  Synopsis: Zaynab is a thirty-something Pakistani, Muslim, lesbian in Chicago who takes care of her TV-obsessed mother. As Zaynab falls for Alma, a bold and very bright Mexican woman, she searches for her identity in life, love and wrestling....

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Heartland

Heartland

Log line:  Synopsis: A young Oklahoma artist, struggling with a recent death, finds escape in a reckless affair with her brother's girlfriend. Director: Maura Anderson Writers: Velinda Godfrey, Todd Waring Producers: Maura Anderson, Velinda Godfrey, Jennifer Wood...

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Becks

Becks

Log line:  Synopsis: After a crushing breakup with her girlfriend, a Brooklyn musician moves back in with her Midwestern mother. As she navigates her hometown, playing for tip money in an old friend's bar, an unexpected relationship begins to take shape. Based on the...

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The Visit

The Visit

Synopsis: A simple birthday card and a first class ticket bring Andi and Emily face-to-face with a question that neither thought she was ready to confront. Director: Shannan Leigh Reeve Writers: Shannan Leigh Reeve Producers: Angela L. Barrett, Chelese...

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S&M Sally

S&M Sally

Log line: A charming comedy about "taboo" topics, lesbian couple Jamie and Jill explore the world of BDSM Synopsis: When Jamie finds out her girlfriend Jill has spent time exploring BDSM, her insecurities about falling behind in the bedroom push her to propose that...

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Shaping Scars

Shaping Scars

Log line: Two girls' crumbling romance as one struggles with her sexuality & their relationship. Synopsis: ‘Shaping Scars’ takes the viewers on a journey with two girls who once loved each other, but while one is able to embrace herself openly (and therefore their...

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As We Are

As We Are

Synopsis: 'As we are' is an LGBT+ web series set in Brighton, about love, friendship, identity, and the complexities of attraction. Director: Deborah Espect Writers: Deborah Espect, Fox Fisher, Ugla Stefanía Kristjönudóttir Jónsdóttir Producers: Moggy Productions...

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The Archer

The Archer

Synopsis: Lauren Pierce has just become the high-school Tri-State Archery Champion. After the competition, Lauren and her teammate Emily return to their hotel room for a night of irresponsible celebratory drinking that grows into more. Director: Valerie Weiss Writers:...

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Why We Need a Pride

Why We Need a Pride

Synopsis: Short inspiration film set to a poem about why LGBT Pride is important to say thanks to human right's campaigners and to show solidarity. Dedicated to those who lost their lives in the Orlando attack. Director: Helen Oakleigh Writers: Helen Oakleigh...

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Heterosexual Jill

Heterosexual Jill

Log line: A self-proclaimed "ex-lesbian", Jill finds her ex-girlfriend to prove she isn't attracted to her. Synopsis: Unable to make progress with her ex-lesbian conversion path, a neurotic "All American" Jill tracks down her butch ex-girlfriend Jamie to prove to...

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Woman Power

Woman Power

Synopsis: Action film set to a poem promoting equality for women, men, LGBTQ, disabled and able bodied people of all ages. Director: Helen Oakleigh Writers: Helen Oakleigh Producers: Kyle TittertonHelen Oakleigh, Kyle Titterton Cast: Toy Lei, Helen Oakleigh...

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Fear of Water

Fear of Water

Log line: The Summer that changed everything Synopsis:  Two teenage girls with parallel lives but coming from different socio-economic backgrounds meet one summer to discover friendship and a sexual awakening. Director: Kate Lane Writers: Edward Davenport, Kate Lane...

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Below Her Mouth

Below Her Mouth

Log line: An unexpected affair quickly escalates into a heart-stopping reality for two women whose passionate connection changes their lives forever. Synopsis: Below Her Mouth is a bold, uninhibited drama that begins with a passionate weekend affair between two women....

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Freeheld

Freeheld

Log line: All love is equal Synopsis: New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Director: Peter Sollett Writers: Ron...

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Carol

Carol

Log line: An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman in 1950s New York. Synopsis: In an adaptation of Patricia Highsmith's seminal novel The Price of Salt, CAROL follows two women from very different backgrounds who find themselves...

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alto

alto

Log line: Two girls. One gun. The Mob. Because coming out to family is hard. But coming out to "family" is funny. Synopsis: A lesbian mob comedy...enough said? An improbable love, the mob and family traditions gone awry all pave the way to laughter in this...

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Dyke Central

Dyke Central

Synopsis: Dyke Central is an Oakland-based dramedy that centers around 30-something butch roommates Alex & Gin. The first season sees Alex attempting to sustain her dysfunctional relationship with girlfriend Jackie, in the face of new life options and the...

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Clouds of Sils Maria

Clouds of Sils Maria

Log line:  Synopsis: A film star comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of herself while starring in a revival of the play that launched her career. Director: Olivier Assayas Writers: Olivier Assayas Producers: Charles Gillibert Cast: Juliette...

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Sea Without Shore

Sea Without Shore

Log line: The haunting journey into the loss of a loved one Synopsis: Sea Without Shore is a rhythmically captivating exploration of love and loss at the fin de siècle.  An amorous relationship between two women is abruptly cut short in this lyrical meditation on...

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Skin Deep

Skin Deep

Synopsis: A straight-laced young woman, in fierce denial of being diagnosed with terminal melanoma, finds herself carried away on an impulsive adventure by a queer stranger. Director: Jonnie Leahy Writers: Monica Zanetti Producers: Steve Jaggi, Rose Lourde, Tanya...

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All About E

All About E

Log line:  Synopsis: A beautiful sexy DJ is forced to run when she stumbles on a stash of cash. Can she keep the money, conquer her demons, AND get the girl? Director: Louise Wadley Writers: Louise Wadley Producers: Jay Rutovitz Cast: Mandahla Rose, Brett...

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The Duke of Burgundy

The Duke of Burgundy

Log line: A woman who studies butterflies and moths tests the limits of her relationship with her lesbian lover. Synopsis: A drama about the relationship between a pair of female lovers who play games of dominance and subservience. Director: Peter Strickland...

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The Coffee Shop

The Coffee Shop

Log line: The Cup coffee house, a gay hot spot, its workers, its regulars, and the drama it has to deal with every day. Synopsis: There's the owner of the shop, the fabulous Bea Reasonable and the flamboyant boy-crazy gay waiter, Jamie. There's also the slimy creeper...

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Liz in September

Liz in September

Log line:  Synopsis: Liz in September (Spanish: Liz en Septiembre) is a 2014 Venezuelan romance drama film directed by Fina Torres. The screenplay is an adaptation of the American play Last Summer at Bluefish Cove by Jane Chambers. Director: Fina Torres Writers: Jane...

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Camp Belvidere

Camp Belvidere

Synopsis: Camp Belvidere is the story of camp leader Rose and how her friendship with Gin, the camp nurse, evolves into a passionate love affair. Director: Astrid Ovalles, Oriana Oppice Writers: Astrid Ovalles Producers: Astrid Ovalles Cast: Astrid Ovalles, Molly...

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Once Upon A Zipper

Once Upon A Zipper

Log line: Rachel can't stop herself from falling in love with Paulie, the woman who helps her try on wedding gowns. Synopsis: Rachel Bennett (Kate Gorney) and her fiance Randy Rivers (Peter Marr) has announced their engagement to one another. Upon a visit to a...

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Submerge

Submerge

Log line: How Deep Would You Go? Synopsis: Jordan (Lily Hall), a 20 year old athletic university student has added another extracurricular activity to her over-scheduled life--seducing her tutor, Angie (Christina Hallett), while doing research work for Angie's partner...

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The Foxy Merkins

The Foxy Merkins

Synopsis: Two lesbian hookers wind their way through a world of bargain-hunting housewives and double-dealing conservative women in this buddy comedy, an homage to and riff on iconic male hustler films. Director: Madeleine Olnek Writers: Lisa Haas, Jackie Monahan,...

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Tru Love

Tru Love

Log line: When you finally meet your soulmate, rules and roles don't apply. Synopsis: A lesbian with commitment issues befriends a widowed mother who is visiting her workaholic daughter. Director: Kate Johnston, Shauna MacDonald Writers: Kate Johnston, Shauna...

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Stormcloud

Stormcloud

Log line:  Synopsis:  A young, lesbian artist - VI - heartbroken after her lover has left her is met by two very happy Evangelicals who arrive at her door selling Jesus. STORMCLOUD is a dramatic comedy that explores the nature of 'sin' and love with passion, pathos...

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I Still Love You

I Still Love You

Synopsis: How long does a passion last and how far can it take us? Director: Henrique Faria Writers: Henrique Faria Producers: Henrique Faria, Laurence Lamers, Felipe Meneghel Cast: Anouk Briefjes, Franceska Wagenaar www.imdb.com/title/tt2749602 Drama Format: Short...

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Planet Love

Planet Love

Synopsis: A quirky customer gives a bored lesbian working in a shop the surprise of her life! Director: Rachel Dax Writers: Rachel Dax Producers: Rachel Dax Cast: Engel Angelica, Helen Mary Cleary, Amelia Gildea, Dawn Sheldon, Rebecca Wright...

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A Perfect Ending

A Perfect Ending

Log line: It's not always what you expect Synopsis: Rebecca has a very unusual secret, one that not even her best friends know about. The last person on earth she expects to reveal it to is a high priced escort named Paris. Director: Nicole Conn Writers: Nicole Conn ...

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Stud Life

Stud Life

Log line: Who did you wake up with? Your lover or your best friend?  Synopsis: JJ is a 'Stud' Lesbian. Together with her best friend Seb, a gay pretty boy, they work as wedding photographers. When JJ falls in love with a beautiful diva, JJ and Seb's friendship is...

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Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same

Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same

Synopsis: The adventures, misadventures and experiences of three aliens from the planet Zots, sent down to Earth on a mission to rid themselves of romantic emotions, which are considered toxic to their planet's atmosphere. They are told to have their hearts broken on...

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Jack & Diane

Jack & Diane

Log line: Love is a Monster Synopsis: Diane's feelings for Jack -- the girl she met over the summer -- begin to manifest themselves in terrifying ways when she learns that her friend will soon be moving away. Director: Bradley Rust Gray Writers: Bradley Rust Gray...

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Tomboy

Tomboy

Log line: There's a new kid in town Synopsis: A family moves into a new neighborhood, and a 10-year-old named Laure deliberately presents as a boy named Mikhael to the neighborhood children. Director: Céline Sciamma Writers: Céline Sciamma Producers: Bénédicte...

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With Every Heartbeat (Kyss Mig/Kiss Me)

With Every Heartbeat (Kyss Mig/Kiss Me)

Synopsis: A young woman engaged to be married finds herself in an affair with her soon-to-be stepmother's lesbian daughter.  Director: Alexandra-Therese Keining Writers: Alexandra-Therese Keining, Josefine Tengblad Producers: Josefine Tengblad Cast: Ruth Vega...

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Break My Fall

Break My Fall

Synopsis: Three days in the lives of four friends on the streets of East London. Girlfriends Liza and Sally have a band to pull together and a birthday to celebrate, yet from this moment on their lives will change forever. Director: Kanchi Wichmann Writers: Kanchi...

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Pariah

Pariah

Log line:  Synopsis: A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression. Director: Dee Rees Writers: Dee Rees Producers: Nekisa Cooper Cast: Adepero Oduye, Pernell Walker, Aasha...

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We Are the Night (Wir Sind Die Nacht)

We Are the Night (Wir Sind Die Nacht)

Log line: Insatiable, Immortal Synopsis: In Berlin, a cop closes in on an all-female vampire trio who just took in a new member, Lena. Director: Dennis Gansel Writers: Jan Berger, Dennis Gansel Producers: Cast: Karoline Herfurth, Nina Hoss, Jennifer Ulrich, Anna...

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Elena Undone

Elena Undone

Log line: Fate brings two diversely different women together, and sets them on a collision course that will shatter their preconceived notions about love, life and the power of one's soul. Synopsis: Elegant and refined Elena (Necar Zadegan, TV’s 24 ) is a devoted wife...

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The Sea Purple (Viola di Mare)

The Sea Purple (Viola di Mare)

Log line: Two women and their everlasting love Synopsis: Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love, Sara. Based on a true story, Viola di mare, presents a uniquely engaging portrait of...

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The Fish Child

The Fish Child

Log line:  Synopsis: A desperate love story between two young girls of extremely different social backgrounds who, unable to find a place for their love in the world they live in, are pushed to commit a crime. Director: Lucía Puenzo Writers: Lucía Puenzo...

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The World Unseen

The World Unseen

Log line: Nothing can stop you from falling in love Synopsis: In 1950’s apartheid South Africa free-spirited café-owner Amina meets introverted wife Miriam and their unexpected attraction pushes them to question the rules that bind them. In a system that divides white...

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I Can’t Think Straight

I Can’t Think Straight

Log line: Two Cultures…Two Traditions…One Love. Synopsis: An exuberant, touching romantic comedy about the clashing of two worlds and cultures. Tala, a London-based Palestinian, prepares for her elaborate wedding in Jordan when she meets Leyla, a young British Indian...

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And Then Came Lola

And Then Came Lola

Log line:  Synopsis: And Then Came Lola is a time-bending, sexy, lesbian romp,  with an irreverent nod to the popular art-house classic  “Run, Lola, Run”–a talented, but distracted photographer, Lola,  (Ashleigh Sumner) on the verge of success in both love and work,...

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Butch Jamie

Butch Jamie

Log line: A butch lesbian actress gets cast as as man and peaks the interests of a straight woman on set Synopsis: Jamie Klein is an out-of-work butch lesbian actor willing to try almost anything for a role. Not being a traditionally feminine woman, Jamie dresses up...

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Water Lilies

Water Lilies

Log line:  Synopsis: After meeting at a local pool over their summer break, a love triangle forms between three adolescent girls, which proves difficult to sustain as they each desire the love of another. Director: Céline Sciamma Writers: Céline Sciamma...

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Itty Bitty Titty Committee

Itty Bitty Titty Committee

Log line:  Synopsis: High School grad and all American gal, Anna, finds her purpose and herself after she hooks up with the radical feminists in The Itty Bitty Titty Committee. Director: Jamie Babbit Writers: Jamie Babbit, Tina Mabry, Abigail McCarthy  Producers:...

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Nina’s Heavenly Delights

Nina’s Heavenly Delights

Synposis: A feisty young woman returns to Glasgow to run her deceased father's curry house. Director: Pratibha Parmar Writers: Pratibha Parmar, Andrea Gibb Producers: Pratibha Parmar, Marion Pilowsky, Chris Atkins Cast: Shelley Conn, Laura Fraser, Art Malik...

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Suddenly (Tan de repente)

Suddenly (Tan de repente)

Log line: Sometimes life happens Synopsis: An Argentinian Dutch and Latin Comedy Drama where a young naive girl Marcia (Tatiana Saphir) learns about her sexuality. Marcia is kidnapped by 2 punk women Mao (Carla Crespo)& Veronica Hassan (Lenin). They take her to a...

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Benzina (Gasoline)

Benzina (Gasoline)

Log line: tenderly dramatic story of two young girls on a nightmarish journey Synopsis: Mechanic Stella owns a gas station with introvert Lenni. When Stella accidentally kills Lenni's abusive mother, they try to dump the body. They run into trouble, thugs and cops but...

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Lost and Delirious

Lost and Delirious

Log line: Friends. Roommates. Lovers. Synopsis: A newcomer to a posh girls boarding school discovers that her two senior roommates are lovers. Director: Léa Pool Writers: Susan Swan, Judith Thompson Producers: Greg Dummett, Lorraine Richard, Louis-Philippe Rochon...

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The Hours

The Hours

Log line: The story of how the novel "Mrs. Dalloway" affects three generations of women, all of whom, in one way or another, have had to deal with suicide in their lives. Synopsis: The Hours chronicles a day in the life of three very different individuals, all of whom...

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But I’m a Cheerleader

But I’m a Cheerleader

Log line: A naive teenager is sent to rehab camp when her straitlaced parents and friends suspect her of being a lesbian. Synopsis: Megan (Natasha Lyonne) considers herself a typical American girl. She excels in school and cheerleading, and she has a handsome...

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Boys Don’t Cry

Boys Don’t Cry

Log line: A true story about finding the courage to be yourself. Synopsis: Female-born Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska. Director: Kimberly Peirce Writers: Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen Producers:...

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Show Me Love (Fucking Åmål)

Show Me Love (Fucking Åmål)

Log line:  Synopsis: Two teenage girls in small-town Sweden. Elin is beautiful, popular, and bored with life. Agnes is friendless, sad, and secretly in love with Elin. Director: Lukas Moodysson Writers: Lukas Moodysson Producers: Lars Jönsson, Anna Anthony, Peter...

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Better Than Chocolate

Better Than Chocolate

Log line:  Synopsis: Better than chocolate follows a young lesbian named Maggie. Living in Vancouver Maggie works in a book store which sells titles about the lgbt+ community, including guides to safe sex. With this material having been deemed obscene, we witness the...

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High Art

High Art

Log line: a story of ambition, sacrifice, seduction and other career moves Synopsis: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers,...

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Gia

Gia

Log line: This is life... not heaven... you don't have to be perfect. Synopsis: The story of the life of Gia Carangi, a top fashion model from the late 1970s, from her meteoric rise to the forefront of the modeling industry, to her untimely death. Director: Michael...

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Bound

Bound

Log line: Corky, a tough female ex con and her lover Violet concoct a scheme to steal millions of stashed mob money and pin the blame on Violet's crooked boyfriend Caesar. Synopsis: Corky, a lesbian ex con hired to work in an apartment as a plumber, meets neighbors...

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Heavenly Creatures

Heavenly Creatures

Log line: The true story of a crime that shocked a nation. Synopsis: Two teenage girls share a unique bond; their parents, concerned that the friendship is too intense, separate them, and the girls take revenge. Director: Peter Jackson Writers: Fran Walsh, Peter...

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Go Fish

Go Fish

Log line: the girl is out there Synopsis: Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in common. Can Max learn to look past the...

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Claire of the Moon

Claire of the Moon

Log line: One Woman's Journey into her Sexual Identity Synopsis: Female authors gather at a small northern coastal retreat to work on their writing skills. A first-time guest who lives for the moment finds herself struggling with her sexuality after discovering her...

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The Hunger

The Hunger

Log line: Nothing human loves forever Synopsis: A love triangle develops between a beautiful yet dangerous vampire, her cellist companion, and a gerontologist. Director: Tony Scott Writers: Ivan Davis, Michael Thomas, Whitley Strieber Producers: Cast: Catherine...

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At First Sight (Coup de foudre)

At First Sight (Coup de foudre)

Synopsis: In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet; at the Liberation she meets an actor, gets pregnant, and marries him. Lena...

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Queen Christina

Queen Christina

Synopsis: Queen Christina of Sweden is a popular monarch who is loyal to her country. However, when she falls in love with a Spanish envoy, she must choose between the throne and the man she loves. Director: Rouben Mamoulian Writers: H.M. Harwood, Salka Viertel, Salka...

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Mädchen in Uniform

Mädchen in Uniform

Synopsis: At an all-girls boarding school, Manuela falls in love with a teacher, to terrific consequences. Director: Leontine Sagan, Carl Froelich Writers: Christa Winsloe, Friedrich Dammann, Christa Winsloe  Producers: Carl Froelich, Friedrich Pflughaupt Cast: Emilia...

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