Hanna is an unhappy adolescent in s Quebec. Capturing the lives and losses of the AIDS movement in s Paris, this story shows us the true meaning of radical activism without pandering or overdramatizing. Shot entirely on an iPhone 5s, this comedy tells the story of one day in the life of a close-knit group of trans sex workers on Christmas Eve. John RequaGlenn Ficarra. Steven WeberMichael T. John Schlesinger's acclaimed drama depicts two people who seek surprising ways to break free of their dull lives and reclaim their untamed youth.
Shot on iPhones along Santa Monica Boulevard's unofficial red light district, Tangerine follows two transgender sex workers and one lovesick cab driver through a particularly eventful Christmas Eve.
Beach Rats is a provocative look at the personal and secret urges we often fear will come out into the light. It evokes the grittiness of those years perfectly and mixes dark comedy, romance and honest commentary on immigration, homophobia and racism. A young, naive clerk at a lingerie store learns about love and her own identity in Diego Lerman's film Diane Kurys.
No list of gay coming of age movies would be complete without this gorgeous film set in the sun-soaked landscape of northern Italy.