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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 trailblazer faced many battles against stereotypes and sexism on her path to becoming an icon.

April 22 2021 1:10 PM

A new documentary from Susan Sandler shows the remarkable rise and return of "the crazy old lady of comedy."

April 22 2021 9:00 AM

The former president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, which bestows the Golden Globes, attacked Black Lives Matter and its queer cofounder.

April 20 2021 2:12 AM Updated

This crucial film is coming to Hulu this summer. 

April 19 2021 6:48 PM

The bisexual filmmaker behind Two Distant Strangers discusses life in a country soaked in blood and hate.

April 17 2021 4:03 PM

Writer and director Suzanne Guacci discusses the breakthrough representation and casting of her new film, which even has a blind cat.

April 16 2021 12:38 PM

Kim skewers Broadway’s racism and shatters stereotypes in Radha Blank’s critically acclaimed Netflix comedy.

April 16 2021 8:00 AM