Brit queer filmmaker Leon Lopez’s chose a gritty melodrama to direct for his sophomore feature film. Until recently Lopez was best known for acting in major UK Soaps like Eastenders and Hollyoaks , the latter he went on to direct. His portfolio since then has included some excellent queer shorts such as ‘Crossroad‘ ‘Circles‘ … Continue reading
R U Uncomfortable? is a powerful piece from Black Ops Poetry written by Nash Paragon Langley & Isidora Music. Directed, edited and produced by queer Brit filmmaker (and our friend) Leon Lopez . Take a few minutes out of your day to just stop , watch and listen no matter how uncomfortable you may … Continue reading
When we recently interviewed queer Brit actor/performer/writer/director Leon Lopez one of the things we discussed was his new web series DISTANCING. Shot entirely on IPhone in isolation during the Covid 19 Lockdown in London, this six part series that Lopez directed by remote its the story of two men in a relationship but physically … Continue reading
Queer Brit actor, writer, director, singer-songwriter , filmmaker and advocate Leon Lopez is passionate about his work. Even in the COVID 19 Lockdown he cannot keep still and has created two short films about how it is all affecting people and relationships in DISTANCING and HEY GOOGLE …. we’ll confess the latter had us in tears.
So Queerguru tracked him down in the UK to talk about these wonderful wee films of his …… and also to spend sometime reminiscing about his remarkable career to date which is full of surprises
N.B. Both of the films can be watched in You Tube HERE
Queer Brit actor/writer/director Leon Lopez had us in tears last night. Unsuspectingly he had sent us a link to his new short film ‘HEY GOOGLE’ that had been released online only a few hour earlier. ‘Hey Google’ is a very touching short film dealing with issues surrounding Isolation, lockdown and loneliness that we can … Continue reading