Film and TV show recommendations

  • Orange is the new black (Netflix) – Prison lesbians, (not all of them just a few of them) and trans representation too
  • Wentworth – Australian prison lesbians, (not all of them just a few of them)
  • Carol – (Amazon Prime) A vintage lesbian film – set around Christmas time!
  • Everything Sucks! (Netflix) – A drama and AV Club at a USA high school clash. Comedy. Daughter of the principle has a same-gender romance.
  • Appropriate Behaviour  (Prime /Netflix) – Desiree Akhavan stars in this comedy drama romance. Also check her out in The Bisexual (BBC) 
  • Disobedience – Film about a lesbian woman from the Jewish community and her reconnecting with her childhood romance. (Cinema on Demand – HOME, Manchester) 
  • Black Lightening – Black, woman, lesbian super hero! Say no more :o)
  • Miseducation of Cameron Post – Chloe Grace Moretz stars in this coming of age drama about gay conversion camp.
  • A Fantastic Woman (Amazon Prime) – Story of a trans woman whose lover dies. Subtitles
  • Hidden Figures – (Now TV) A film of empowering women – The lesser known story about the black women of NASA in the 1960s.
  • San Junipero – The Black Mirror series – but just watch this one otherwise you might get depressed! This is season 3 ep 4. Two women find love in a mysterious town – is it time travel or is there more behind this story…??? – Intrigue!
  • Doctor Who – The Doctor could be gay right – or pansexual or married to River right? (Current Season 11)
  • The Favourite – Historical but lighthearted drama about the Queen and her favourite lady in waiting
  • Captain Marvel – When it comes out (empowering woman with a Mohawk)
  • Wonder Woman (2017), Princess of the Amazons – say no more!!