A history of gay and lesbian cinema in 10 films

Thu 16 Feb 2017, 18:30 - 20:30

The British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH

This event is held as part of LGBT History Month 2017.

Richard Dyer explores the representation of lesbian and gay sexualities on screen. From early cinematic offerings to contemporary Hollywood blockbusters, these 10 key films celebrate touching encounters and the struggle for freedom and equality. 


Professor Richard Dyer FBA, Professor of Film Studies, King's College London

Zorian Clayton, Assistant Curator, V&A

Suitable for over 18s

Image credit: Copyright © Number 9 Films (Carol) Limited / Channel Four Television Corporation 2014 - All Rights Reserved  

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