• Punch-Drunk Love

    Punch-Drunk Love

    ½

    Wow, kind of amazing how much I hated this.

  • Dinner Party

    Dinner Party

    Terrific use of internal monologue. A wonderful snapshot of 1990s NYC lesbian lust. Also kind of amazing that I somehow never saw this at the time. Thank you Drew Gregory for tipping me off to it 25 years later!! Also sort of amusing to watch this immediately after having watched Je Tu Ile Elle for the first time tonight - on the 4th of July as I sit trying to ignore the fireworks outside.

  • Je, Tu, Il, Elle

    Je, Tu, Il, Elle

    “Leap and dance. And kiss whom you please.”

  • C'mon C'mon

    C'mon C'mon

    ★★★★★

    😭 - on the big screen at the Shattuck!

  • My Name Is Nobody

    My Name Is Nobody

    ★★★½

    So much to say about this film. Will have to write about it later tho. Stay tuned.

  • 'Til We Meet Again

    'Til We Meet Again

    ★★★½

    ❤️😢

  • This Is Where I Leave You

    This Is Where I Leave You

    ★★★½

    😢

  • East of Eden

    East of Eden

    ★★★★★

    😭❤️

  • How Green Was My Valley

    How Green Was My Valley

    ★★★★½

    😢

  • That Tender Touch

    That Tender Touch

    ★★★★★

    I first discovered the existence of this film in the late 1980s. It was not referenced in any LGBT film literature at the time (The Celluloid Closet, Gays in Film, etc.) but I found a review of it looking thru old back issues of Variety (where it was hailed as: "One more variation on the Lesbian thing.") Years later I acquired a 35mm print and started presenting it at various LGBT film festivals. I eventually was able to do a…

  • Queens At Heart

    Queens At Heart

    ★★★★★

    So great to see all the reactions here. It is an amazing film. Re-discovering it and helping facilitate the restoration and re-release is one of my proudest achievements as an archivist and queer film historian. In addition to being included on the Kino Lorber Blu-ray of The Queen, it is available to watch via Kanopy and also on VimeoOnDemand at this link (available worldwide): vimeo.com/ondemand/queensatheart

  • Matzo Maidels

    Matzo Maidels

    Hey all — The new digital restoration of Matzo Maidels is now playing at film festivals and on PinkLabel.TV! NSFW! pinklabel.tv/on-demand/film/matzo-maidels/?affiliate=2606311