Colman Domingo
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For years, the only time you could see LGBT people in film was either in broad comedy or melodramatic tragedies. Our repository of queer images trended toward the foppish best friend or the disease-stricken pariah. But with major LGBT films raking in awards in recent years—Brokeback Mountain, Moonlight, Call Me by Your Name—America has finally begun to recognize that the queer experience is just as rich a basis for cinematic experience as any other. Finally, we are in the golden age of queer film representation!

Ashley has been breaking barriers and perceptions about gender and identity.

October 12 2021 8:49 AM

Before the removal of homosexuality from the manual, those in the psychiatric establishment believed that homosexuality could be “cured” by electroconvulsive therapy, castration, or even lobotomies.

October 11 2021 11:11 AM

It’s the first narrative film for Michelle and Barack Obama’s production company Higher Ground. 

October 06 2021 4:12 PM

The documentary, which follows a man over five years, was banned due to its positive representation of LGBTQ+ lives and same-sex marriage. 

October 05 2021 2:03 PM

“I’m delighted to be a part of this project. I had no idea how deeply the LGBTQ roots were going to be on this project [until recently]," Bearse said.

October 05 2021 9:39 AM

Tony Award winner Matthew López will direct the queer rom-com for Amazon Studios.

October 01 2021 3:48 PM

The film, which is part of the Welcome to the Blumhouse series, turns a new cultural lens on the vampire slayer tale.

October 01 2021 4:17 AM