Queer Up North 2007

A selection of films and TV screenings as part of queerupnorth, Europe’s leading festival of queer arts and culture (7 – 27 May 2007).

With thanks to BFI Touring for films from the London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival on Tour and London Film Festival’s Experimenta on tour.

Previously in this season

The Wedding Banquet

In New York, a Taiwanese gay landlord and his female tenant agree to a marriage of convenience: she will get her papers and his parents…

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Kenneth Anger Shorts

A rare opportunity to discover short films from this pioneering filmmaker of the American Underground cinema.

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Beyond Hatred

Powerful French documentary: the family of a young homosexual murdered by skinheads prepare for the trial two years after the event.

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Calamity Jane

Doris Day plays the feisty cow-gal in this classic musical.

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Prick Up Your Ears

The newly restored Prick Up Your Ears is a celebration of outrageous British playwright Joe Orton’s irreverent and charismatic talent, starring Gary Oldman and Alfred…

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The Blossoming of Maximo Oliveras

Winner or the Teddy Award at the Berlin Film festival. 12-year-old openly gay Maximo is fully accepted by his family of petty thieves. But then…

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A tender coming-of-age story.

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Tick Tock Lullaby

Sasha and her girlfriend can't decide whether they wants to be mothers or not. A wry comedy about one of life's biggest decisions.

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Wild Tigers I Have Known

A 13-year-old boy learns to cope with his newfound sexuality and his unrequited love for an older boy at school.

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Queer Corrie

A scintillating collection of clips illustrating the queer roots of Coronation Street with comments and Q&A with special guests from the soap (cert 15).

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