Revival: Women and the Word, The

Genre: Documentary.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 81 minutes

What happens when a group of Black queer poets and musicians pile in a tour van and set off across the USA? Bahamas-born queer television and documentary filmmaker Sekiya Dorsett CONTINUE

Handsome Devil

Genre: Comedy and Drama.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 95 minutes

After 11-days of laughing, crying, learning and connecting, come close the Festival with a feel-good comedy. Picture Dead Poets Society meets Glee at a Rugby obsessed Irish boy’s boarding school. CONTINUE

More Than T

Genre: Documentary.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 60 minutes

In 2001, Silas Howard directed one of the first feature films with trans characters played by trans actors. This groundbreaking cinematic moment of trans talent onscreen and behind the camera CONTINUE

Taxi Stories

Genre: Drama.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 98 minutes

Doris Yeung’s sophomore feature may be the most ambitious, nuanced film of the Festival. Filmed in three different countries, Taxi Stories tells the story of a closeted cab driver in CONTINUE

Center of My World (Die Mitte der Welt)

Genre: Date Night and Drama.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 115 minutes

Phil returns to his small provincial hometown after his summer holidays to find his family is stranger than ever. His sister barely speaks to him, and his whimsical mother has CONTINUE

Body Electric (Corpo Elétrico)

Genre: Drama.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 94 minutes

Summer arrives and Elias, a young assistant at a busy garment factory in Sao Paulo, is dreaming of carefree parties and hot hook-ups. Outside of the factory’s long hours, Elias CONTINUE

Migrant Mixtape, The

Genre: Documentary.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 22 minutes

HELEM Montreal (an acronym for “Lebanese protection for gays, lesbians, bisexuals and trans individuals”) is a grass-roots organization that provides support to queer refugees arriving from Arab countries. Director Eli CONTINUE

A Million Happy Nows

Genre: Comedy and Drama.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 80 minutes

Albert Alarr is best known as an Emmy award-winning director and producer of Days of Our Lives; he is also one of the few filmmakers of colour working in daytime CONTINUE

Chutney Popcorn

Genre: Comedy, Drama, and Family.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 92 minutes

Our special outdoor screening inspired us to bring back one of our all-time favourite films. Director Nisha Ganatra was born in Vancouver and raised in a traditional Indian household. She CONTINUE

195 Lewis

Genre: Drama.
Film category: Feature.

Length: 60 minutes

Race, queerness and polyamory are investigated with honesty and affection in this award-winning web series turned international film festival hit. Director Chanelle Aponte Pearson sets out to represent Bed-Stuy as CONTINUE