Lgbtq+

A Mexican Fable: Murder and the Feather Boa (1996)

DocumentaryMarc Karlin
La Vanessa was the organiser of the first gay rights march in Chiapas State, Mexico. Four years after her murder in 1992, this study of mexican transvestite culture documents a period of fear marked by 29 brutal murders. It originally aired in 1996 as part of Channel 4's Latino Nights line-up (&#...
#lgbtq+ #mexico #chiapas #1990s #channel 4 #uk #gay interest #murder #hate crime

Woubi Cheri (1998)

DocumentaryLaurent Bocahut
This documentary shows a few days in the life of various members of Abdijan, Ivory Coast's gay and transgendered community. We get to meet a variety of woubis, yossis, etc. The hero/heroine of the film is a statuesque young man named Barbara who is organizing the annual year-end party of the Ivor...
#abdijan #ivory coast #1990s #lgbtq+ #transgender #africa #gay straight relations #gay interest #woubi #yossi

The Invisible Men (2012)

DocumentaryYariv Mozer
An untold side of the Israeli - Palestinian Conflict: gay Palestinians - Louie, Abdu and Fares - are hiding in Tel Aviv, and until they escape, they must remain 'the invisible men'.
#2010s #jewish #lgbtq+ #israel #israeli #palestine #palestinian #persecution #tel aviv

Cruel and Unusual (2006)

DocumentaryJanet Baus
Five transgender women share their prison experiences. Interviews with attorneys, doctors, and other experts are also included.
#gender reassignment surgery #transgender woman #prison #inmates #transgender #doctor #attorney #hormones #repeat offender #reunion

Kamikaze Hearts (1986)

DramaJuliet Bashore
Tough and cynical veteran Mitch and her more naive, yet eager partner Tigr are a couple of porn actresses involved in an intense lesbian relationship. Their already strained relationship reaches the breaking point as substance abuse and the pressure of working in the sex industry begins to take a...
#sex #lesbian #docudrama #san francisco #porn industry #drug addiction #independent film #lesbian relationship #couple #f rated

Straight for the Money: Interviews with Queer Sex Workers (1994)

DocumentaryHima B
A Documentary offering a unique perspective on sex work from the lesbian point of view. Through interviews, erotica, and archival footage the videomaker explores the lives of lesbian strippers, prostitutes and exotic dancers, including author and activist Annie Sprinkle. The women share their per...
#lgbtq+ #lesbianism #lesbians #prostitutes #stripper #stripping #strip club