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Your search by 'Independent' identified 10 films


  • Floating!

    Floating!

    Germany , 2014 , 86 min. Jana and Katha are ready to join their lives together, but the raucous bachelorette parties their closest friends arrange for them will test the bonds of their relationship and the true strength of their commitment.... Read more
  • Henry Gamble's Birthday Party

    Henry Gamble's Birthday Party

    USA , 2015 , 87 min. Henry Gamble’s young life has been devoted to his family and the church over which his father now presides. On the day of his 17th birthday pool party, however, all the undercurrents of this gossamer world begin to surface.... Read more
  • Jason and Shirley

    Jason and Shirley

    USA , 2014 , 79 min. Director Stephen Winter presents a fictitious account of the making of Shirley Clarke’s seminal, controversial 1967 documentary Portrait of Jason, depicting the behind-the-scenes power struggle between the director and her eccentric subject.... Read more
  • Portrait of a Serial Monogamist

    Portrait of a Serial Monogamist

    Canada , 2014 , 82 min. This clever, sophisticated Canadian dyke romcom centered around a forty-something Toronto TV producer is thoughtful and fresh—spinning a new groove into the old tune that we can’t always get (back) what we want.... Read more
  • Reel in the Closet

    Reel in the Closet

    USA , 2015 , 82 min. Rare and important early film and video documentation of LGBTQ life in America is at risk of being lost to history without the efforts of the archivists who work to find, preserve, and catalogue it.... Read more
  • The Surface

    The Surface

    USA , 2014 , 78 min. An aimless 22-year-old man happens upon a yard sale, where he finds a vintage 8mm camera for sale. His impromptu purchase awakens unexpected impulses, both artistic and personal, which adjust his life’s course and set him on unfamiliar paths.... Read more
  • Two 4 One

    Two 4 One

    Canada , 2014 , 80 min. After a surprising one-night stand that rekindles their previous relationship, ex-partners Adam and Miriam make a most unusual discovery: they are both pregnant. Two 4 One is a refreshing trans romcom.... Read more
  • Visible Silence

    Visible Silence

    USA , 2015 , 42 min. A delicate but probing look at “tom” and “dee” lesbians in Thailand, as they confront expectations to conform to a rigidly gender-assigned society. Silent but visible within it, they speak to us from a rich variety of experience.... Read more
  • Welcome to this House, a film about Elizabeth Bishop

    Welcome to this House, a film about Elizabeth Bishop

    USA , 2014 , 79 min. Elizabeth Bishop pursued women her whole life, while “kicking around the coastlines of the world” and winning laurels for her poetry. Filmmaker Barbara Hammer creates a complex, layered portrait of a passionate woman.... Read more
  • The Year We Thought About Love

    The Year We Thought About Love

    USA , 2014 , 68 min. Boston LGBTQ youth troupe True Colors: Out Youth Theater produces and performs a play that tackles the difficult topic of love. This inspiring doc celebrates the powerful work of a troupe that believes, above all else, the show must go on!... Read more