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Out Now! EILE Magazine March 2017 Edition – FREE!

Out Now! EILE Magazine March 2017 Edition – FREE!

Welcome to the March issue of EILE Magazine! We have a jam-packed EILE issue for you this month. Our musical guests for March are LA based band, Sleeplust, Irish singer/songwriter Elaine May, Portugal The Man, Charli XCX, trans-fronted band Stunt Lover, and Paul Middleton, who has just released a new single, Hanging In There. Brian Rochford […]

Docuseries: Five Came Back – Netflix 31st March

Docuseries: Five Came Back – Netflix 31st March

Five Came Back (Docuseries) Five directors went to World War II to tell the truth, and changed filmmaking forever. Five Came Back, only on Netflix from Friday 31 March. Based on Mark Harris’ best-selling book, “Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War,” Netflix’s three-part docuseries Five Came Back tells the extraordinary story […]

UK: Queer Tours – Activists Mapping London’s LGBT History

UK: Queer Tours – Activists Mapping London’s LGBT History

“Queer Tours is a reaction to the mass closure of gay bars, community centres and charities catering to the specific needs of the group, from HIV education to mental health” In the red-carpeted north London town hall where one of the first gay weddings in Britain took place, activists buzz around a map of the […]

Film Review: The Birth of a Nation

Film Review: The Birth of a Nation

Frances Winston feels that The Birth of a Nation, based on a true story about slavery in the US, has its flaws, but is also very moving in parts  Directed by: Nate Parker – Starring: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Colman Domingo, Aja Naomi King, Jackie Earle Haley, Penelope Ann Miller, Gabrielle Union The Birth of […]

NI:  ‘Our Kind’ (Roger Casement) Queen’s University Belfast Sunday 18 December, 4-6pm

NI: ‘Our Kind’ (Roger Casement) Queen’s University Belfast Sunday 18 December, 4-6pm

Our Kind screening at The Great Hall Sunday 18 December, 2016 The Great Hall, 4pm–6pm Queen’s University, Belfast, NI ROGER, ROGER Fionnuala Doran / Alan Phelan Marking one hundred years since the death of controversial Irish figure Roger Casement, the Naughton Gallery presents Roger, Roger, a discussion and screening event, with artists Fionnuala Doran and […]

Netflix: ‘The Crown’ World Premiere 4th November

Netflix: ‘The Crown’ World Premiere 4th November

With Great Britain reeling from the devastation of war, young Princess Elizabeth becomes Queen and finds relationships with her loved ones changing forever. https://youtu.be/ayvO1X92D58 A Netflix original series, The Crown focuses on Queen Elizabeth II as a 25-year-old newlywed, faced

Stop the (LGBT) Presses!

Stop the (LGBT) Presses!

Lucia Chappelle, of EILE Magazine’s monthly column from the US, California Dispatch, writes about what she sees as the main reasons for the demise of some iconic American LGBT newspapers:    There’s something about a newspaper that helps forge a community’s sense of identity and purpose. In a fascinating give and take, the newspaper reflects […]