This will be followed by a series of talks on topics such as “Trans representation in film”, “A failure to translate”, “The uses and abuses of tragedy in lesbian film”, “Understanding transgender identity”, and many more.
The evening programme will include a cocktail function at 6pm and the opening of the film festival, with a screening of the film Tomboy at 7.45pm.
Day two will see an afternoon and evening programme of film screenings: The Danish Girl; Southern Comfort; Venus Boyz; Still Black: A Portrait of Black Transmen; and a surprise classic film. The screenings will each be followed by an analysis and Q&A.
The event is free of charge, but booking is essential. For the full programme and to register / book, click here.
*QUILTBAG is an acronym for “Queer/Questioning, Undecided, Intersex, Lesbian, Trans (Transgender/Transsexual), Bisexual, Asexual, Gay/Genderqueer”.