Emersyn. Age: 21.
LGBTQ movies were once a rarity in the entertainment industry. This coming-of-age comedy-drama follows Alex Truelove Dohenya high school senior who plans to lose his virginity to his girlfriend Claire Weinstein. Two drag queens, Anthony Weaving and Adam Pearce and transgender woman Bernadette Stamp travel across the Australian desert in Priscilla a lavender tour bus to perform a drag show in Alice Springs. Along the way, they encounter a number of obstacles, including homophobic abuse, violence and some other nice stuff.
Paisley. Age: 25.
Gay-themed films dominate favourites for France’s César awards
Set in the s the story follows two students who become close friends with tragic consequences. The film is based on a novel. Its plot was considered so controversial in its American release was postponed for three years. The rest, as they say, is history.
Alayna. Age: 32.
Category - Country: France
Sign in. Male-to-female cross-dresser admires his reflection in the mirror and sings to imaginary audience in empty theater. Votes: 8.
Courtesy of Cannes Film Festival. A month later, we were given The Woundan impactful South African drama about how a young queer man comes of age in a society where he could be punished for acting on his natural impulses. It doesn't try to erase those struggles, but it neither are they the driving force. Instead, the film shows that gay men can face their own reality and can still have the kind of fluttering, care-free romances that heteronormative couples do.