56 videos featuring
Series: LLGFF
1 Apr 2012
Festival programmer Brian Robinson interviews the creative team behind North Sea Texas, the Closing Night film at the 26th BFI London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival.
31 Mar 2012
Patrik-Ian Polk, director of the LLGFF 2001 Opening Night film, Punks, is joined by cast member Jussie Smollett to talk about his much-anticipated third feature, The Skinny.
31 Mar 2012
Following a double bill of erotic films exploring sex and feminism in Berlin - Cheryl Dunye's Mommy is Coming and Marit Östberg's Sisterhood - Östberg and actor Pau Pappel discuss their work at the 26th BFI LLGFF.
30 Mar 2012
One-time LLGFF programmer turned director Campbell X returns with cast members to discuss her assured debut feature, Stud Life.
29 Mar 2012
Speaking after the Gala screening of Absent, Marco Berger speaks about the development of the film, the challenge of dealing with tragedy for the first time, and investigating the differences in points of view.
29 Mar 2012
Director Kieran Turner and musician Marc Almond talk about how they each discovered cult glam rocker Jobriath A.D., their regard for his underrated musical talent and their desire to bring him out of obscurity.
29 Mar 2012
British filmmaker Pratibha Parmar visits the BFI London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival to present extracts from Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth, a documentary about the life and art of the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer.
28 Mar 2012
Director Simon Chung visits the London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival to present the international premiere of his film Speechless, a portrait of gay life in contemporary China.
27 Mar 2012
Director Maryam Keshavarz discusses the origins of the film in the background of her own family life and the realities of telling such a controversial Iranian story.
26 Mar 2012
Gavin Butt and Ben Walters introduce their documentary 'This Is Not A Dream' followed by extracts of the extraordinary live interactive performance by Dickie Beau.
25 Mar 2012
Director Valérie Mitteaux discusses her documentary profiling four people reinventing and questioning the border between male and female.
25 Mar 2012
Patty Schemel, drummer of the rock band Hole, discusses Hit So Hard, a documentary about her life that covers her coming out as gay.
25 Mar 2012
The director and producers of 'The Perfect Family' discuss the long road to production for the film, attracting veteran actress Kathleen Turner to the project and the challenges of portraying homophobia.
25 Mar 2012
Director Oliver Hermanus discusses his film Beauty, a disturbing exploration of a South African man's repressed sexuality and self-hatred, which won the Queer Palm at the 2011 Cannes film festival.
24 Mar 2012
After the screening of the film about his life and work as the first openly gay and partnered bishop in Christendom, Bishop Gene Robinson talks about why tolerance isn't enough.