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"I wanted to invent myself as a fictional character. And I did,
and it has caused a great deal of confusion."

- Jeanette Winterson -

Joy

Archive - 2013

July 13th

Mary-Lou ("Tamid oto chalom" ) 2009

Mary Lou

Eytan Fox' television homage to the Israeli rock star Svika Pick.

July 1st

Fire in the Belly: The Life and Times of David Wojnarowicz

Fire in the Belly Cynthia Carr

by Cynthia Carr

June 28th

Indiewire List of 43 Great LGBT Films

Actually, it is only 42 and a joke.

June 19th

How to Survive a Plague

How to Survive a Plague

I am grateful for a community capable of such honorable and successful action.

May 23rd

Fabulous! The Story of Gay Cinema (2006)

Fabulous!

Todd Haynes, Rose Troche, Gus Van Sant, Christine Vachon, John Waters, B. Ruby Rich and Billy Porter

Miss Timmins' School for Girls

Nayana Currimbhoy

Nayana Currimbhoy

What a pleasant surprise to find this little gem in my library.

Homeland S1

Michael Cuesta is brilliant, fucking brilliant (Spoiler Alert if you have not yet seen Season 1)

March 25th

The Crimson Petal and the White

The Crimson Petal and the White

Excellent BBC Drama focusing on the condition of women in late 19th Century London. Dark, painful and brilliantly acted to rise above.

March 17th

Chico & Rita

Just beautiful with a soundtrack to match.

From Fernando Trueba comes another gem of a film, this time it is animated

March 16th

Those Crazy Oscars

THE OSCARS: Billy Crystal called it "rich people giving golden statues to each other" and that is about it. What a mixed up, messed up collection of elitist bullshit.

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