Join Islington Mill Art Academy for a free screening of two films, each one made by working collaboratively with people, each exploring journeys of recovery and sense-making.
As the ground-breaking series celebrates its 20th anniversary, creator Russell T. Davies is joined by executive producer Nicola Shindler and original stars Antony Cotton (Alexander) and Carla Henry (Donna) in an intimate conversation and Q&A, chaired by Julie Hesmondhalgh.
Join in for an extremely rare opportunity to view INVISIBLE WOMEN, a short documentary exploring the untold story of the North West’s LGBTQ past over the last 50 years through two women’s incredible journey of rebellion and activism. The screening will also be accompanied by a post-screening discussion, joined by the film's producer, Joe Ingham, and by Luchia and Angela themselves.
Join Books Beyond Bars UK for a screening of the film Happy Birthday Marsha! on December 16th to raise funds for Books Beyond Bars UK, a new collective organising to send books, zines and other resources to LGBTQIA+ people in prison.
Happy Birthday Marsha! is a film about iconic transgender artist and activist, Marsha "Pay it No Mind" Johnson and her life in the hours before she ignited the 1969 Stonewall Riots in New York City.
A collection of new short films curated by Visual AIDS New York for Day With(out) Art 2018 portraying a broad variety of HIV activists, community organisers and support groups engaged in the fight against stigma and support for those living with the virus across the United States.
The second annual Day With(out) Art supports, curates and celebrates cultural events across Greater Manchester that are using creativity to turn attention towards HIV and AIDS for World AIDS Day. Theatre, film, art, clubs, conversations and more are all featured. Please support these fantastic events and use the hashtag #DayWithoutArtMcr
A weekend of premieres, firsts, new work and LGBTQIA celebrations for Manchester Pride! This year The Superbia Weekend is bigger and bolder than ever. Our programme includes a diverse array of premieres and firsts, including film screenings, cabaret, conversation, community workshops, new art and our free post-Pride Parade party. Read on...!
Eta Carina explores the artists queer narratives of isolation, loss and disengagement through a dreamscape infused fantasy. Utilising original music, costume and film the show will give a glimpse of a galaxy through a wormhole and offer a camp perspective to dark matters.
Come along and celebrate this fabulous new show that features the biggest trans TV cast ever with the most sickening Vogue houses who slay the thriving Vogue Ball scene here in the North West of England. Watch the show as a communal experience and party before, during, in-between and after the episodes!
'Telling Tales' festival is in its second year, presented by Manchester Metropolitan University's Documentary Centre it will showcase the work of new, emerging and established documentarians from the UK and much further afield.