The filmmaker, writer, pornographer and photographer Canadian Bruce LaBruce has visited Madrid to present his new film, ‘Gerontophilia’, as part of the 18th edition of LesGaiCineMad. The film, with…
Positive (excerpt), dir. Rosa Von Praunheim, 1990, featuring Diamanda Galás.
Anita - Tänze des Lasters (Anita: Dances of Vice). Rosa von Praunheim. 1987. West Germany.
We Were Here trailer
We Were Here
(Source: sucodestrela)"Most popular culture, including Hollywood movies, has contributed to simplistic understandings of gender and sexuality as either-or binary oppositions. However, queer theory allows us to dissect those images and begin to analyze them for the ways in which they maintain (or, more rarely, deconstruct) the various hierarchical meanings of gender and sexuality. In recent decades, queer theory has also been instrumental in helping filmmakers construct new images of sexuality on film."▼Harry M. Benshoff & Sean Griffin, Queer Images: A History of Gay and Lesbian Film in America
"Queer theory suggests that social discourses - such as those spoken by the legal, medical, and religious establishments - play a large role in shaping our understanding of sexuality."▼Harry M. Benshoff & Sean Griffin,Queer Images: A History of Gay and Lesbian Film in America