Movies

Mar20

Queer Screen takes the best of MGFF to the west

POSTED ON // Monday, 20 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Queer Screen takes the best of MGFF to the west

Continuing its tradition of bringing the best of Mardi Gras Film Festival to other locales around Sydney, Queer Screen will be serving up The Best to the West at Riverside Theatres in Parramatta.

 

Mar07

Queer Screen hits the road to take best of the fest to the Blue Mountains

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 07 March 2017 Written by // SX Team

Queer Screen hits the road to take best of the fest to the Blue Mountains

Last month's Mardi Gras Film Festival was Queer Screen's most ambitious and successful to date and now the organisers will bring a taste of what was on offer to the LGBTI community in the mountains when they take the best of the fest on the road.

Mar02

Beauty and the Beast to feature Disney’s first ‘gay moment’

POSTED ON // Thursday, 02 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Beauty and the Beast to feature Disney’s first ‘gay moment’

Director Bill Condon has revealed Disney’s live action version of Beauty and the Beast will feature the studio’s first “exclusively gay moment”.

 

Feb27

Moonlight actor wins Academy Award

POSTED ON // Monday, 27 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Moonlight actor wins Academy Award

It’s a great day for actor Mahershala Ali whose performance in director Barry Jenkins’ gay-themed coming of age flick, Moonlight, has earned him a best supporting actor gong.

Feb17

Diving for Pearls

POSTED ON // Friday, 17 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Diving for Pearls

Director and cinematographer Jessica Dimmock’s acclaimed documentary, The Pearl, follows the journey of four middle aged trans women as they step bravely out of the closet and begin their transition.

Feb16

Join BGF for a special screening of Memories of a Penitent Heart

POSTED ON // Thursday, 16 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Join BGF for a special screening of Memories of a Penitent Heart

Looking for a great documentary to sink your teeth into at Mardi Gras Film Festival? Consider director Cecilia Aldarondo’s Memories of a Penitent Heart which follows the filmmaker’s quest to discover the truth about her uncle who died when she was young.

Jan25

Asian flicks to delight at Mardi Gras Film Festival

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 25 January 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Asian flicks to delight at Mardi Gras Film Festival

Mardi Gras Film Festival will shine a light on Queer Asian cinema this year when it plays host to delegates from the Asia Pacific Queer Film Festival Alliance (APQFFA) and screens a range of contemporary and classic Asian feature films, documentaries and shorts.

Dec13

Plenty of love for the LGBT community at this year's Golden Globe nominations

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 13 December 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

It looks like the Hollywood Foreign Press Association is as impressed by gay themed coming of age drama, Moonlight as we are… The feature has picked up six nominations at the Golden Globes’ announcements last night.

Nov18

Moonlight Cinema is back bigger and better than ever

POSTED ON // Friday, 18 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Moonlight Cinema is back bigger and better than ever

You can tell summer is almost upon us because Moonlight Cinema, that stalwart of outdoor Aussie living, has just announced the first array of films for your screening pleasure.

Nov04

Screening of special edition of 'The Horizon' to raise funds for Red Ribbon Appeal

POSTED ON // Friday, 04 November 2016 Written by // SX Team

Screening of special edition of 'The Horizon' to raise funds for Red Ribbon Appeal

A special edition of the successful home-grown online drama series The Horizon will be screened on the big screen this month to raise funds for the Ending HIV Red Ribbon Appeal.