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Becoming Colleen

Audiences can book now for a free screening of documentary Becoming Colleen as part of the 20th anniversary Brisbane Queer Film Festival. The film follows Colleen Young, a retired police officer from northern New South Wales who, after hiding her identity from friends and family for decades, has finally been able to become her true …

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Sauvage at Brisbane Queer Film Festival

The Brisbane Queer Film Festival is this year celebrating its 20th birthday and has unveiled its 2019 program of queer feature films, documentaries and short films. This year’s theme of the long-running festival is “Reflection” to highlight the power of films to create awareness, change and acceptance not just within the mainstream society, but within the queer community …

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There’s more Australian LGBTIQ stories available to watch than ever before this Mardi Gras season. ABC’s “Love Bites”, which premiered on the iView streaming platform today, is a collection of 10 short documentary films telling a range of queer local stories. Fez tells the story of Samoan-Australian entertainer Fez Fa’anana, who co-founded Brisbane burlesque group …

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The folks at the Brisbane Queer Film Festival are hosting a fundraising screening of acclaimed gay indie film “Beach Rats” this Wednesday night. In the film, actor Harris Dickinson stars as 19-year-old Frankie, who spends his days playing handball, smoking weed, and cruising the beach for girls. But at night, he meets up with older …

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Brisbane Queer Film Festival

Returning for its 17th year the Brisbane Queer Film Festival arrives this February to celebrate the lives of the ordinary and the extraordinary people who dare to be themselves. Delivering a vast array of entertainment ranging from Australia through to Lithuania, this year’s Brisbane Queer Film Festival promises to be unlike any other. Prior to …

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