A history of gay and lesbian cinema in 10 films

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When:
February 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2017-02-16T18:30:00+00:00
2017-02-16T20:30:00+00:00
Where:
The British Academy
10-11 Carlton House Terrace
London
SW1Y 5AH
Cost:
Free
A history of gay and lesbian cinema in 10 films @ The British Academy

Richard Dyer explores the representation of lesbian and gay sexualities on screen. From early cinematic offerings to contemporary Hollywood blockbusters, these 10 key films celebrate touching encounters and the struggle for freedom and equality.

Speaker: Professor Richard Dyer FBA, Professor of Film Studies, King’s College London

Chair: Zorian Clayton, Assistant Curator, V&A

Organised by The British Academy in partnership with the Victoria & Albert Museum

Free but registration required
Suitable for over 18s