Michaela Jae Rodriguez
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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!

The actor played Lili Elbe in the 2015 film. Elbe was one of the first trans women to receive gender-affirmation surgery.

November 22 2021 1:15 PM

The out actor makes his debut on The Simpsons this Sunday.

November 16 2021 11:30 AM

The personal and the political intersect in Jesse Moss's new documentary out today about Pete Buttigieg's campaign for president.

November 12 2021 9:41 AM

Coded: The Hidden Love of J.C. Leyendecker, the story of one of the early 20th century's leading commercial artists, screens Thursday at the Meet the Press Film Festival.

November 11 2021 10:15 AM

The latest queer holiday flick from Netflix costars Philemon Chambers, Kathy Najimy, Jennifer Coolidge, and more. 

November 10 2021 12:09 PM

The Emmy-nominated performer has earned the clout to shape the future.

November 09 2021 8:00 AM