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!

André Aciman opens up about his beloved book in the latest Advocate Asks podcast. 

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Before marriage equality was even a pipe dream, filmmakers like Shan Sayles and Monroe Beehler were creating beautiful works of gay love.

October 17 2018 4:02 AM

Boy Erased author Garrard Conley and other LGBTQ activists spoke out at a recent screening of the film adaptation.  

October 16 2018 1:21 PM

The African nation may never look at gay love the same.

October 15 2018 5:11 AM

After being outed and banned from competition, trans bodybuilder Janae Kroczaleski tries to find her place. Watch a clip from Transformer below.

October 12 2018 11:56 AM

The gay star of The Happy Prince walked back his controversial remarks from 2009.

October 12 2018 5:02 AM