Posts Tagged ‘LGBTQ’

Watch 5 Films on the Realities of the LGBTQ Community

Watch 5 Films on the Realities of the LGBTQ2 Community

Films

Earlier this week, the world celebrated the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. Although we are fortunate enough to live in a country that values openness, tolerance and individual freedom, the fight against prejudice, discrimination and violence based on identity and sexual orientation is far from over. Because the cause is very important to us at the NFB,

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Cure for Love: When Sex and Scriptures Clash

Films

Leading up to May 17th, which marks International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, we are highlighting works that give voice to the LGBTQ experience on NFB.ca. Learn more about one of our selected films, the unsettling Cure for Love, in this popular post from 2012. * While many films end with weddings, our feature documentary Cure for Love

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Forbidden Love

Forbidden Love: FREE for a limited time—plus an LGBTQ films playlist

Films

Watch the seminal queer film Forbidden Love FREE for a limited time only! And check out the NFB’s rich offering of queer cinema in our new LGBTQ playlist.

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Forbidden Love

Celebrate the re-release of “Forbidden Love” with 4 LGBTQ films

FilmsNews

The seminal feature doc Forbidden Love, about women`s same-sex relationships across decades in Canada, has now been remastered and re-released. Watch a related selection of LGBTQ films on NFB.ca now and get to know the gay community`s struggles, triumphs, histories, and hopes.

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Out in Schools – Rise Against Homophobia Video Contest

Education

This is a guest post written by Ross Johnstone, Director of Education for Out in Schools – Out On Screen ***** One of my happiest childhood memories is of the joy I felt in middle school when my teacher would begin our class by spooling a film projector. All of my fellow students delighted in

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