Films for Pride Month
Celebrate Pride Month with these recent films by and/or about LGBTQ+ folks. From comedies to documentaries to dramas and more, these films cover the multi-faceted nature of LGBTQ+ communities and experiences. (Updated May 2022)
When Dominic learns of the existence of his twin brother, who is living in a monastery run by an amoral priest, his decision to reunite with him has unexpected consequences.View Saint-Narcisse
In this heartfelt and sensitively portrayed fantasy film, a young gay teen in New York City escapes the mundane and oppressive aspects of his reality by imagining his life as a musical.
Format: Streaming VideoView Saturday Church
A young bisexual Jewish woman's secrets are inadvertently revealed when she attends a shiva with her parents.
Format: Streaming VideoView Shiva Baby
When he takes a job at a spa in L.A.'s Koreatown to help his financially struggling parents, 18-year-old David must come to terms with his sexuality.
Format: Streaming VideoView Spa Night
Summer of 85
Partly based on the 1982 teen novel Dance on My Grave by Aidan Chambers, this poignant coming-of-age film depicts the unlikely romance between David and Alexis, who meet when David rescues Alexis from his capsized boat.
Availability: AvailableView Summer of 85
Shot entirely with an iPhone, this gritty, vividly acted film follows Sin-Dee, a trans sex worker, through the streets of LA as she searches for her unfaithful boyfriend with the help of her best friend Alexandra.
Format: Streaming VideoView Tangerine
This compassionate, heart-wrenching documentary explores the life and death of Shelly "Treasure" Hillard, a young black trans woman murdered in 2011, and the continuing impact of her death on her friends, family and community in Detroit.
Format: Streaming VideoView Treasure
Wild Nights With Emily
Loosely based on the life of Emily Dickinson, this historical romantic comedy expands on the theory that the "spinster-recluse" poet had a secret lifelong affair with her childhood friend and sister-in-law Susan Gilbert.
Availability: AvailableView Wild Nights With Emily
Women Who Kill
Morgan and Jean, friendly exes who co-host a podcast on female serial killers, begin to suspect that Morgan's new girlfriend Simone might be a serial killer herself.
Availability: AvailableView Women Who Kill
This 2019 documentary follows whistleblower Chelsea Manning after she is released from prison in 2018 and returns to civilian life as an activist and political hopeful.
Availability: AvailableView XY Chelsea