The Lady & The Dale : the remarkable story of pioneer transwoman Elizabeth Carmichael

Posted on Categories queertiquesLabels , , , ,

  The Duplass Brothers started out originally producing  low-budget mumblecore films, before progressing on to some really good comedies such as Safety Not Guaranteed and The Skeleton Twins.  Now in what is seemingly like another 180 turn they have produced a four-part bio-doc on trans pioneer Elizabeth Carmichael for HBO.  Mind you there are a … Continue reading

The Normal Heart

Posted on Categories queertiquesLabels , , , , ,

Larry Kramer is perpetually angry. This prominent loud-mouthed writer and gay activist has been shouting out his highly personal take on some of life’s iniquities and in-equalities for the past 40 years and has made himself famously unpopular. It was his exasperation with the apathy of the gay community when the AIDS scare first started … Continue reading

TINA : an exhilarating documentary of the Queen of Rock ‘n Roll

Posted on Categories queertiquesLabels , , ,

  The recent infamous interview that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex  gave to the Queen ……..ooops we meant Oprah Winfrey …… is just yet another example of how the tabloid media obsession with ‘bad news’ can ruin lives.  It’s kind of irrelevant to them if it’s fake or real news : it’s hard to … Continue reading

Follow queerguru

Search This Blog