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Your search by 'Romance' identified 39 films


  • Akron

    Akron

    USA , 2015 , 88 min. A spark of attraction, a budding romance, a dark family secret: tender first love between a pair of college freshmen is put to the test when a tragic connection from far in their past is unexpectedly revealed.... Read more
  • Arrivederci Rosa

    Arrivederci Rosa

    UK , 2015 , 19 min. Two old school friends from Rome meet up again in London. Rosa’s a radiant beauty; Andi’s a bit of a nerd. Rosa’s lust for life helps her friend to see it’s not about being gay, being straight, or being Rosa—it’s just about being true.... Read more
  • AWOL

    AWOL

    USA , 2016 , 85 min. Tomboy Joey and married mom Rayna fall for each other in this story of star-crossed love set in working-class rural Pennsylvania. The pair can’t quit each other, but they struggle to imagine a life together as Joey’s deployment for Afghanistan approaches.... Read more
  • BearCity 3

    BearCity 3

    USA , 2016 , 108 min. The beefy, burly boys of the sweet and sexy series return for a romp in the woods, tent-hopping and wisecracking their way toward true romance and out-and-proud parenthood on a campy camping trip as the beloved trilogy comes to a climax in a furry flurry of hirsute pursuit.... Read more
  • Being 17

    Being 17

    France , 2016 , 116 min. When Thomas, the adopted son of rural mountain farmers, has to temporarily share a home with the more urbane Damien, the two hostile boys are forced to negotiate the challenges of unspoken desire, in director André Téchiné’s alluring new masterwork.... Read more
  • Bruising for Besos

    Bruising for Besos

    USA , 2016 , 90 min. Yoli, a queer xicana artist finds great passion and love with Daña. But their growing intimacy stirs up their own troubled histories. Can Yoli break the cycle, face the past, and create something new for herself?... Read more
  • First Girl I Loved

    First Girl I Loved

    USA , 2015 , 91 min. Opposites attract in this alternately funny and heart-rending high school coming-out story, as a tentative romance blossoms between yearbook editor Anne and softball star Sasha.... Read more
  • The Friend From Tel Aviv

    The Friend From Tel Aviv

    USA , 2015 , 11 min. Noam, a young Israeli transman, is nervous and excited about meeting his childhood friend Natan after many years. Louise, a free spirited mom in whose house Noam has been staying for the last six months, decides to throw a party at her place when her kids leave for the weekend. Noam invites Natan to the party, but things get messy when Noam’s tender attempts to reconnect with his friend are... Read more
  • Front Cover

    Front Cover

    USA , 2015 , 88 min. Set against NYC’s cutthroat fashion world, this stylish romance is both charming and insightful as it traces the culture clash (and smoldering sparks) between a Chinese American photo stylist and the handsome Chinese movie star he is assigned to make over.... Read more
  • Girl Gets Girl

    Girl Gets Girl

    Spain , 2014 , 88 min. Sexy Inés escapes home to her chosen family in Spain after she’s caught cheating on her girlfriend. Full of surprises, colorful characters, and stolen kisses, this nonstop romp has the dyke drama of The L Word and the campy vibrancy of an Almodóvar film.... Read more
  • Girls Lost

    Girls Lost

    Sweden , 2016 , 105 min. In this delectably twisted fairytale of gender fluidity, three outcast girls’ dreams of boyhood become reality, sending them down a shadowy path of self-discovery.... Read more
  • The Glory Hole

    The Glory Hole

    USA , 2014 , 4 min. Two San Franciscans, together 22 years, recount their unlikely first date.... Read more
  • Heartland

    Heartland

    USA , 2016 , 100 min. An Oklahoma artist reeling from her girlfriend’s death forms an unexpected bond with her brother’s polished business and life partner, who’s visiting from California. But when their friendship sparks a reckless romance, their worlds are turned upside-down.... Read more
  • Her Story: Season One

    Her Story: Season One

    USA , 2015 , 55 min. The much anticipated sexy new-media series grapples forthrightly with the frictions and fissures of desire between trans and queer women, as they navigate sometimes paradoxical identities in Los Angeles.... Read more
  • Holding the Man

    Holding the Man

    Australia , 2015 , 127 min. Based on the beloved 1995 memoir of the same name by Australian writer and activist Timothy Conigrave, this beautiful, sexy, and heartbreaking drama is a love story for the ages and a powerful tribute to a couple whose passion was on a collision course with HIV/AIDS.... Read more
  • How to Kiss in Paris

    How to Kiss in Paris

    USA , 2016 , 6 min. Viviane is sight-seeing in Paris with a book titled The Best Places to Kiss in Paris. An attractive stranger, Oscar, meets her on a bridge and they begin a romance.... Read more
  • Lazy Eye

    Lazy Eye

    USA , 2015 , 94 min. When a successful graphic designer in LA gets an out-of-the-blue message from an ex he hasn’t spoken to in 15 years, his deeply rooted dissatisfaction with his life begins to rise to the surface.... Read more
  • Loev

    Loev

    India , 2015 , 90 min. Young musician Sahil drops everything, including his boyfriend, to go on a holiday trip with his old friend Jai, only to discover that bubbling tensions and secrets threaten to derail his life.... Read more
  • Looking

    Looking

    USA , 2016 , 85 min. Rendered in the same radically real style that made the HBO series a watershed in the presentation of ordinary gay lives, Looking, the movie, reunites the show’s sexy San Franciscans in a romantic drama that delivers the sweet satisfaction of closure.... Read more
  • Me, Myself and Her

    Me, Myself and Her

    Italy , 2015 , 97 min. Polar opposites in personality but perfectly aligned in love, Marina and Federica have built their five-year relationship on trust, respect, and chemistry. But will temptation from the past stir up old doubts?... Read more
  • Monster Mash

    Monster Mash

    Canada , 2014 , 21 min. In this sweetly comic homage to queer fanboys everywhere, two horror-film geeks meet at a costume party—one dressed as Linda Blair from The Exorcist, the other as Stephen King’s Carrie—and try to find common ground in their love of genre flicks.... Read more
  • One Last Night

    One Last Night

    Israel , 2015 , 22 min. It’s Noa and Orr’s last night together in Tel Aviv before Orr leaves for Berlin. Outside the punk gig, the police arrive. Orr jumps to the aid of a friend, and both she and Noa get arrested. In the police station, Noa will have to make a final decision about their relationship.... Read more
  • Paris 05:59: Theo & Hugo

    Paris 05:59: Theo & Hugo

    France , 2016 , 97 min. Explicit sex has rarely been used to explore the contours of a new relationship so effectively. After a sweaty bout in a Paris sex club, Theo and Hugo take off together on their bicycles, engaging in beautifully crafted and moving dialogue that traverses an extraordinary range of personal and psychological territory.... Read more
  • Pushing Dead

    Pushing Dead

    USA , 2016 , 108 min. In this quirky dark comedy set in San Francisco, a bureaucratic snafu keeps an HIV-positive writer from getting his prescriptions. Skewering healthcare bureaucracy, a gentrifying city, and the tribulations of being a longtime HIV survivor, the film features a terrific ensemble cast, including James Roday, Robin Weigert, Danny Glover, and Khandi Alexander... Read more
  • The Radical Fairy Prince: A Love Story

    The Radical Fairy Prince: A Love Story

    USA , 2015 , 9 min. Enjoy a hairy-fairy flashback to Frameline’s founding decade (that’s the ’70s, kids): a filmmaker who found a box of fabulous Super 8 movie reels in a Venice Beach closet re-fashions them into a radical-fairy love tale, told in the style of nickelodeon romantic melodrama.... Read more
  • Raniya

    Raniya

    Denmark , 2016 , 28 min. Raniya, a young Danish woman with Middle Eastern roots, explores her sexuality by secretly flirting with her peer Julie. In the midst of this, Raniya’s heartbroken, nosy, and needy sister enters her personal space and poses a threat to the blossoming relationship.... Read more
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

    Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

    USA , 1997 , 88 min. This version of the iconic Brothers Grimm fairy tale, complete with gorgeous costumes, vibrant sets, and powerhouse actors, showed Black girls coming of age in the ’90s that they too could be at the center of a fairy tale.... Read more
  • Sauna the Dead — A Fairy Tale

    Sauna the Dead — A Fairy Tale

    UK , 2016 , 21 min. It’s late night in a London bathhouse, and some of the guys are so unresponsive you’d think they were zombies…oh wait! They are! Sauna the Dead is a goofy send-up that provides chills, thrills, and silly giggles.... Read more
  • Spark

    Spark

    Netherlands , 2016 , 8 min. A mild-mannered cake deliveryman shows up at a gruff mechanic’s garage and needs a cellphone charge. He gets more.... Read more
  • Spoilers

    Spoilers

    UK , 2016 , 22 min. Leon and Felix are strangers on a plane who find they have an uncommon connection. But seizing the moment requires they first have to resist playing out their entire future in their heads in this delightful Welsh Iris Prize winner.... Read more
  • Suicide Kale

    Suicide Kale

    USA , 2015 , 78 min. In this mostly improvised dark comedy, Jordan and Billie, a married couple of five years, seem to be living the lesbian dream—complete with an enviably beautiful home and a co-parented Pit Bull pup. But when their pals stop by for beers and grilled veggie skewers, they discover what appears to be an anonymous suicide note.... Read more
  • Summertime

    Summertime

    France , 2015 , 105 min. Oh, those heady days of the 1970s, when passion and politics intertwined. In this smart, sexy movie, French farm girl Delphine finds love with Parisian feminist Carole, but family keeps pulling her back into the closet.... Read more
  • Take Me For a Ride

    Take Me For a Ride

    Ecuador , 2016 , 70 min. Sara’s contented senior year solitude is upended by the arrival of the enchanting Andrea, igniting a repressed passion in both of them that challenges the conservative views of their parents and culture.... Read more
  • Tomcat

    Tomcat

    Austria , 2016 , 114 min. The happy existence of a handsome couple living outside Vienna with their beloved tomcat, Moses, unravels after a shocking, violent incident, in this year’s winner of the prestigious Teddy Award at the Berlinale.... Read more
  • Vámonos

    Vámonos

    USA , 2015 , 12 min. When Mac, a young butch Latina dies, her novia, Hope, must overcome personal grief in order to respectfully send Mac off into the afterlife as she would’ve wanted, in the ride-or-die inspired Vámonos.... Read more
  • We Could Be Parents

    We Could Be Parents

    Sweden , 2016 , 15 min. In an astonishing 15-minute confessional, a Swedish lad lays out all the reasons his ex should give him another chance. It’s delivered in one take, even as some eye-opening action is occurring on and off-screen.... Read more
  • The Weigh In

    The Weigh In

    USA , 2014 , 2 min. This one’s a knockout! Two beefy pugilists get ready for their big bout in a queer send-up of hyperventilating boxing promos.... Read more
  • Women Who Kill

    Women Who Kill

    USA , 2016 , 93 min. Exes Morgan and Jean are “Women Who Kill,” co-hosts of a podcast about female murderers. But what if Morgan’s mysterious new girlfriend might actually be a killer herself?... Read more
  • You Deserve Everything

    You Deserve Everything

    Australia , 2015 , 19 min. A handsome oncologist is developing a strong after-hours bond with Sami, the hospital’s young Arabic translator. But all is not what it seems in Sami’s world, beautifully rendered in this intense and magnetic romantic drama from Australia.... Read more