Documentary

LGBT History Month 2018 – I Am Not Your Negro

LGBT History Month 2018 – I Am Not Your Negro

Monday 19th February 2018 7:30pm – The Hive, Shrewsbury – Told entirely in the words of James Baldwin (novelist, playwright, essayist, civil rights activist and gay man) through both personal appearances and the text of his final unfinished book project, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO touches on the lives and assassinations of Malcolm X, Martin Luther King Jr., and Medgar Evers to bring powerful clarity to how the image and reality of Blacks in America today is fabricated and enforced.

LGBT History Month 2018 – Tom of Finland

LGBT History Month 2018 – Tom of Finland

Sunday 11th February 2018 7pm – The Old Market Hall – A decorated officer Touko returns home to Finland after the war. But life during peacetime proves equally distressing, where homosexuality is illegal and men around him are being pressured to marry and have children. Touko finds refuge in his liberating art, specialising in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, who are proud and free of inhibitions.

Peacock

Peacock

LGBT History Month Screening: (Sunday 19th February, 12:30 – The Old Market Hall). A twisted queer romance set in the 19th Century picturesque Bohemia telling a tabooed true story of birth of one of Czech’s most influential writers. Suspense, laughter, violence, hope, heart, nudity, sex, and happy ending. Mostly happy ending.

Women Like Us & Women Like That with Q&A

Women Like Us & Women Like That with Q&A

Feature Film: (Saturday 15th October, 13:30 – The Old Market Hall Cinema). A warm and personal history of the changing face of lesbian life and culture in Britain from the 1920s to the 1990s. 16 women from various backgrounds give first-hand accounts in two documentaries, first shown on Channel 4 as part of the ground-breaking 1980’s TV series: ‘Out On Tuesday’, with a Shropshire twist!