Category: Documentaries

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...

No Secret Anymore: The Times of Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon

Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon, “founders of the modern lesbian rights movement”, an American lesbian couple known as feminist and gay-rights activists, were partners in love and political struggle for more than fifty years....

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) Documentary

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...

Nitrate Kisses, an experimental documentary by Barbara Hammer

Nitrate Kisses (1992) is an experimental documentary film directed by Barbara Hammer, a pioneer of lesbian cinema. According to the author, this work of memory was conceived as an exploration of the repression and marginalization...