Gay & Lesbian
As attitudes have changed across the last century, more gay and lesbian movies are being made than ever. With Tom Hanks and Hilary Swank winning Oscars for “playing gay” and the awards bestowed upon Brokeback Mountain, queer cinema has moved from the underground to the mainstream. All these DVDs show the attitudes of their time towards homosexuality, from ridicule and disgust in the early decades of cinema to growing tolerance and acceptance. Gay, straight or just plain curious, these films offer something for everyone!
British Film 44 titles
Few gay and lesbian-themed films were made in Britain before male homosexuality was decriminalised in the UK under the Sexual Offences Act in 1967. One courageous excep... More
Contemporary Film 292 titles
Any history of gay and lesbian films has to include New Queer Cinema, the groundbreaking glut of films that came from the US independent scene in the early 1990s. With ... More
World Cinema 118 titles
Gay and lesbian films have flourished in every continent across the world (well, not Antarctica), even in countries where homosexuality is restricted. China, Poland - e... More