All rights reserved. Whatever your take, it's hard to deny the power of his portrait of falling in love — time itself seems to stop in scenes of the pair's early courtship. Amazon iTunes If any film can be credited with kicking off our cultural conversation on gender, this is it. Two drag queens Hugo Weaving and Guy Pearce and a transgender woman Terence Stamp travel across the barren Australian Outback in a giant pink bus named Priscilla en route to a cabaret gig in Alice Springs. Gramercy Pictures. Young Ste, his neighbor, is beaten by his father, and comes to sleep overnight. Terry O'Sullivan, Wilfrid Brambell As the title suggests, this isn't a single film but a trio of interlinked shorts, three portraits of the artist as a young, middle-aged and old man.
Based on the fascinating true-life story of Michael Glatze, a gay activist who becomes a Christian pastor after identifying as a heterosexual.
BFI Distribution. Barely half an hour long, it unfolds without words in two of Genet's regular registers, incarcerated and bucolic, as it explores the love of two separated inmates and the jealousy of their guard. Powerful performances are supported by Wong's elliptical structure and the superb work of regular collaborators like cinematographer Christopher Doyle and production designer William Chang.
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