This year’s festival includes highlights like Pedro Almodóvar’s ‘Pain & Glory’, Sundance Grand Prize-winner ‘The Souvenir’, and Australian LGBTI films ‘Sequin in a Blue Room’ and ‘Suburban Wildlife’.
Director of trans drama ’52 Tuesdays’ Sophie Hyde returns with a new film, alongside international offerings like queer dramedy ‘Papi Chulo’ and the challenging, bizarre sci-fi ‘High Life’.
From Cannes hit ‘Sauvage’ to the historic Kenyan love story ‘Rafiki’ and the graceful, moving ‘Night Comes On’, this year’s MQFF has something for everyone.
“The 2019 edition of MQFF is guaranteed to enthral whilst also casting a keen eye over LGBTIQ+ culture and its fascinating diversity,” said Program Director Spiro Economopoulos.
Neil Patrick Harris and his partner are among the stars “paying it forward” to young LGBTI people
The premiere of The Normal Heart on HBO channel in the US was watched by 1.4 million viewers earlier this week.