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Alien Covenant, take another trip with the Alien franchise

Alien Covenant, take another trip with the Alien franchise




Alien Covenant | Dir Ridley Scott | ★★★½ | In Cinemas Now Director Ridley Scott delivers a sequel to a prequel with Alien Covenant. The director of Alien and Prometheus latest installment of the long running franchise ‘joins the dots’ between his previous work, and echoes the theses and visuals of the many films in the series.    Scott directed […]

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May Film Reviews | Love takes many forms at the cinema this month

May Film Reviews | Love takes many forms at the cinema this month




Love is Love (★★★★), directed by Logan Mucha and Daniel Von Czarnecki, records the lives of four LGBTI families in Australia. It is a unique journey to become a queer parent and in this short film and the filmmakers interview people who have formed family bonds with those they love, trust and identify with. The […]

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Director Craig Boreham on his queer coming of age drama Teenage Kicks

Director Craig Boreham on his queer coming of age drama Teenage Kicks




  Craig Boreham is the writer and director of the highly anticipated new queer themed feature film Teenage Kicks. Based out of Sydney his work has received many accolades around the world and in his first full length feature he brings to the screen the story of Mik (played by Miles Szanto) a young man grappling […]

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All Held Captive: April film reviews bring the Stockholm Syndrome

All Held Captive: April film reviews bring the Stockholm Syndrome




Based on the 1995 Japanese Anime classic, Ghost in the Shell (✩✩✩) stars Scarlett Johansson as the cyber-enhanced being Major, a manufactured soldier who tackles the world’s most dangerous criminals. A human was saved from a terrible accident, with the only part remaining being the brain trapped in a synthetic body being controlled by those […]

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Elle Fanning plays a young trans man in first trailer for 3 Generations

Elle Fanning plays a young trans man in first trailer for 3 Generations




Susan Sarandon, Naomi Watts and Elle Fanning shine in the trailer for an upcoming family drama that brings rainbow families to the big screen. Maggie (Watts) and her lesbian mother Maggie (Sarandon) support Ray (Fanning) as he adjusts to life as a young transgender man in 3 Generations. Directed by newcomer Gaby Dellal, the film […]

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MTV Movie & TV Awards goes gender neutral

MTV Movie & TV Awards goes gender neutral




MTV’s 26th Movie & TV Awards have removed gendered categories for their upcoming ceremony at the Shine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Formerly the MTV Movie Awards, the celebration of on-screen talent has expanded to cover the work of television and silver screen performers alike. This year, the categories will not be split into “Best Male” […]

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Non-binary actor Asia Kate Dillon questions gendered Emmy categories

Non-binary actor Asia Kate Dillon questions gendered Emmy categories




Billions star Asia Kate Dillon has raised some concerns with Television Academy over the relevance of gendered categories at the Emmy Awards. The non-binary performer has starred in Orange In The New Black, and is currently starring opposite Paul Giamatti as televisions first non-binary character Taylor Mason on Billions. Now nominated for an Emmy Award for their performance, Variety […]

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Power Rangers reboot features queer hero

Power Rangers reboot features queer hero




The newly rebooted Power Rangers film will have the franchise’s first openly queer character. The 25-year-old series introduces the Yellow Ranger played by pop star Becky G as having “girlfriend problems”. Director Dean Isrealite says Yellow Ranger Trini is questioning a lot about who she is in the movie. “She hasn’t fully figured it out yet,” […]

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Disney postpone releasing ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in Malaysia

Disney postpone releasing ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in Malaysia




Disney has indefinitely postponed releasing their live action remake of Beauty and the Beast in Malaysia. The decision follows an order from the country’s censorship body demanding that scenes indicating a character is gay be cut from the movie. Since director Bill Condon revealed that the character of LeFou will be gay in the new version of […]

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Film Reviews: Love, love & kinky fuckery

Film Reviews: Love, love & kinky fuckery




Not everybody develops their capacity to love. Stephanie Dowrick points out that people often confuse neediness with love; trust with control and self interest with interest. First step towards loving someone else is to be true to yourself. The French film Being 17 (★★★★★) centres on the animosity between the two teenagers. Damien (Kacey Mottet […]

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