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Animation, Documentary, Short Films
Arabic (English subtitles)
Although homosexuality is not illegal in Egypt, LGBTQ+ people face constant threat from authorities, including imprisonment and other human rights abuses. This animated short documentary is a portrait of life in Cairo as narrated by a young gay rights activist. During a conversation with a friend, he relives the traumatic events that led to his activism and explores the inner conflicts he has about his future in his country. ‘Half a Life’ is an unflinching and urgent documentary about the need to fight for LGBTQ+ rights around the world.
Please note: this film contains mature themes and distressing scenes, including one scene of sexual violence.
Chilean drama about a transgender woman who finds herself shut out following the sudden death of her boyfriend.
Members of the Paris branch of activist organisation ACT-UP demand action from the government and pharmaceutical companies amid the AIDS crisis.
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Inspiring documentary featuring rare footage of LGBTQ+ led protests in the UK throughout the years.
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A collection of shorts about LGBTQ+ experiences in the UK and around the world created in partnership with distributor Peccadillo Pictures.
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We've added a selection of new short animated films to the Into Film+ streaming service, suitable for a range of age groups.
Reading time 5 mins
LGBTQ+ cinema is an important, necessary tool for young people to see themselves represented on screen, as well as learning about acceptance and empathy.
A list of powerful and award-winning documentaries on Into Film+ and Into Film+ Premium that explore the conventions and the wide breadth of non-fiction filmmaking
Suitable forAll ages
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