EILE Magazine

Film Review: The Invisible Man

Film Review: The Invisible Man

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Lee Whannell Starring: Elisabeth Moss, Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Harriet Dyer, Michael Dorman, Oliver Jackson-Cohen Back in the 30s and 40s, no one did a creature-feature better than Universal, and I am a huge fan of their classic monster movies. While they made an attempt to revive their horror […]

9 Countries Seek to Ban Gay ‘Conversion Therapy’

9 Countries Seek to Ban Gay ‘Conversion Therapy’

From electric shocks to ‘praying away the gay’, global momentum is growing to ban so-called ‘conversion therapy’, with bills drawn up in nine countries, a rights group said on Wednesday. The United States, Canada, Chile, Mexico, and Germany are among countries seeking to outlaw the treatment, based on the belief that being gay or transgender […]

Club GASS: Next Club Night – Friday March 13th!

Club GASS: Next Club Night – Friday March 13th!

The team at Club GASS have another great night planned for you for Friday March 13th! On the night, the colourful Miss Kiki St Clair will be your hostess with the mostest, and dextrous DJ Ruth will be providing a feast of fantastic music to get you on the dancefloor. Doors are at 11.30pm, and […]

US: Lawmakers propose third gender option on passports

US: Lawmakers propose third gender option on passports

A US lawmaker on Tuesday introduced a bill that would add a gender-neutral option to US passports, in a move advocates said would advance the rights of LGBT+ people, but which officials earlier ruled out as too expensive. If passed, the United States would join over 10 countries – including Canada, Germany, Australia and India […]

Film Review & Trailer: Downhill

Film Review & Trailer: Downhill

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Nat Faxon and Jim Rash Starring: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Will Ferrell, Miranda Otto, Zoë Chao, Zach Woods Downhill is a remake of the award-winning acclaimed 2014 film, Force Majeure, by Swedish director, Ruben Östlund. Hollywood really has a thing for remakes and reboots at the moment (please someone come up […]

Trans BMXer riding high as Olympic dream edges nearer

Trans BMXer riding high as Olympic dream edges nearer

When American BMX Freestyle rider, Chelsea Wolfe, received an email asking her to register for the Tokyo Olympics this month, it took her one step closer to her dream of making history, as the first transgender athlete to compete in the Games. Wolfe, one of the first openly trans people to receive such an invitation, […]

Nigeria: Broken lives of 47 anti-gay law victims

Nigeria: Broken lives of 47 anti-gay law victims

(Reuters) – The 57 men stumbled out of the back of a dark police truck, into the glare of a sunny courtyard, and a phalanx of cameras. Some clutched another’s hand, as if for comfort. They lined up on wooden benches in the dirt, almost all of them trying to hide their faces, and not […]