Category: Documentaries

Queer Tango Club and elegance in Russia

The Queer Tango movement can be best described as an attempt to soften the heteronormative roles assigned to performers, while remaining respectful of all the traditional codes that make this partner dance so elegant. In other words, the duos keep their complementary...

The Ladies Almanack, an experimental film by Daviel Shy

The Ladies Almanack is an interesting project in production, written & directed by Daviel Shy. It’s story is based on the eponym novel of Djuna Barnes. The film is a kaleidoscopic tribute to women’s...

Women’s music, a selected collection

Women’s music is art by women, for women, and about women. The genre emerged as a musical expression of the second-wave feminist movement as well as the labor, civil rights, and peace movements. In...

Paris Was a Woman (1996)

Paris Was a Woman is a documentary written by Andrea Weiss and directed by Greta Schiller. Its story follows a group of female artists, writers, photographers, designers, and adventurers who settled in Paris between...

Forbidden Love (1992) The unashamed stories of lesbian lives

This award-winning documentary is a charming portrait of lesbian lives in the 1940s, 50s and 60s that incorporates interviews, archival footage and a pulp novel dramatization to illustrate this incredible time. With humor and...