Pass the Light tells the story of a Christian teen with a message of love and inclusion — and its creators fought to keep a positively portrayed gay couple in the script.
Filmmaker Justin Simien gave a moving acceptance speech on on the importance of putting minority stories 'in the culture.'
Screenwriter Graham Moore honored Alan Turing in his acceptance speech for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Imitation Game.
Furious over queer villains in The Silence of the Lambs, JFK, and Basic Instinct, activists clashed with police at the 1992 Academy Awards. Has representation changed enough since?
The film, starring trans Native American actress Carmen Moore, is set near the Navajo reservation where the director was raised.