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Irish LGBT Shorts Collection Today at GAZE Film Festival

Irish LGBT Shorts Collection Today at GAZE Film Festival

If you’re free from 6.30pm this evening (Sunday 31st July) you might drop in on this year’s GAZE Irish Shorts selection, at the Light House Cinema, Dublin. The Irish Collection (76 minutes total) touches on an array of thematic content, such as the youthful naivety of a first crush (Little Dolls), how an Irish traveller deals with his son’s femininity (Breathe)  and domestic violence with […]

GAZE Film Festival 2016 – July 28th to August 1st!

GAZE Film Festival 2016 – July 28th to August 1st!

Next Thursday, 28th July, sees the first night of the GAZE Film Festival this year, starting with the Opening Gala Reception at 7 pm, and then the opening film, Strike A Pose, at 8 pm, about the Madonna dancers of 1990. For the past 24 years GAZE International LGBT Film Festival has been providing a […]

“Paris Is Burning” GAZE Film Screening For Dublin Pride! (+Trailer)

“Paris Is Burning” GAZE Film Screening For Dublin Pride! (+Trailer)

GAZE Film Festival – Dublin Pride Screening A special one-off screening for Dublin Pride 2015, in collaboration with the GAZE film festival, Paris Is Burning is a film about the Harlem Drag Balls which were started in the 1980s, and which continue to this day. “The award-winning Paris Is Burning has been igniting audiences and […]

Listen: Belfast Pride & GAZE Film Festival on New EILE Podcast

Listen: Belfast Pride & GAZE Film Festival on New EILE Podcast

In the latest EILE Magazine podcast, Scott chats to Seán Ó Néill, Chair of Belfast Pride, to find out about how the city is rallying behind Belfast’s LGBT community. Also, the 22nd GAZE International LGBT Film Festival in Dublin is about to kick off, and we hear from the festival’s programmer, Emma Connors, about what can be […]

Positive Trans Visibility Matters at GAZE Film Festival

Positive Trans Visibility Matters at GAZE Film Festival

  Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) are hosting a special free event that is taking place as part of this year’s GAZE film festival. The screening of My Transgender Journey will take place on Friday, August 1 at 2.45pm in the Red Room, at the Lighthouse Cinema in Smithfield. This will be followed by a […]

GAZE Film Review: Any Day Now

GAZE Film Review: Any Day Now

As the GAZE Film Festival draws to an end, Jan Schneider reviews Any Day Now for EILE Magazine “I like happy endings.” “Don’t we all, sweetheart?” You rarely experience this moment anymore, where a movie finishes and most of the audience in the cinema is unable to move, still staring at the already blackened screen […]

GAZE Film Review: Mr Angel

GAZE Film Review: Mr Angel

Jenny Butler reviews the documentary, Mr Angel as part of the 2013 GAZE Film Festival in Dublin Director and producer, Dan Hunt, explains the process of making a documentary about Buck Angel; an American educator, public speaker and porn star who happens to be a transsexual. Hunt speaks with genuine warmth about the 6 year […]