Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
Coming of Age, Documentary
For LGBTQ+ individuals, coming out is seen as a rite of passage which can be painful, empowering or anything in between, with a relatively new phenomenon seeing some young people choosing to document and share their experience with others in an online community. This film – compiled entirely of videos already existing on YouTube, edited together to form a moving montage – demonstrates the range of emotions and reactions from the family members hearing the news for the first time, as well as the experiences of the young people themselves. While some recipients are angry or confused, and others unsurprised and completely accepting, the film also shows the anxiety and tension that the coming out process puts on young people before they’ve even uttered a word. Consisting of videos from across the world and comprising of a variety of queer people, ‘Coming Out’ is a powerful, heartfelt and ultimately uplifting documentary for LGBTQ+ audiences and allies alike.
A film guide that looks at Coming Out (2018), exploring its key topics and themes through informal discussion.
A programme of archive film capturing the history of LGBTQ+ lives, cultures and communities in 20th century Britain.
14+ years 84 mins
Available to stream
A closeted gay teenager strikes up an online relationship with one of his peers, helping both towards coming out to their friends and families.
11–16 years 110 mins
A series of youth-centred stories about LGBTQ+ experiences in the UK and around the world created in partnership with distributor Peccadillo Pictures.
14+ years 92 mins
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