Queer Screen On The Green – free or $10 tickets!

Queer Screen On The Green – free or $10 tickets!

Join us for Queer Screen on the Green: a special, all-day outdoor community and family event celebrating MGFF23! 

Kicking off with a Rainbow Families animated screening, followed by three retrospective, feel-good queer classics, Queer Screen on the Green will represent every decade of the festival’s existence (the 2020s, 2010s, 2000s and 1990s).

Whether you come for one or watch all four, there will be food stalls, a bar and other fun activities to keep you entertained between films. So grab your friends, dust off the post-Parade cobwebs and come on down to the UTS Alumni Green.

Tickets are FREE or a $10 donation to Queer Screen! Book your free tickets to the below films to reserve your spot, and we’ll see you there.

Raya and the Last Dragon

Sun, Feb 26, 11:00am
UTS Alumni Green

Join us for a special Rainbow Families screening of Raya and the Last Dragon: an exciting, epic journey into the fantasy world of Kumandra.

Notable in the Disney canon for featuring two independent princesses without male suitors, it features the voices of Kelly Marie Tran (Star Wars: The Last Jedi), Gemma Chan (Crazy Rich Asians) and Sandra Oh (Killing Eve).

Best Animated Movie, Golden Tomato Awards 2021


Sun, Feb 26, 2:00pm
UTS Alumni Green, Sydney

Featuring an all-star cast including Bill Nighy and Imelda Staunton, this British crowd-pleaser joyfully puts the protest back into pride.

Queer Palm, Cannes Film Festival 2014

Saving Face

Sun, Feb 26, 5:00pm
UTS Alumni Green, Sydney

A fixture of “best in lesbian film” lists since 2004, this light-hearted romance between two Chinese-American women was Alice Wu’s (The Half of It) directorial debut.

Audience Award for Best Narrative, San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival 2005

Beautiful Thing

Sun, Feb 26, 7:30pm
UTS Alumni Green, Sydney

Regarded as a seminal gay classic, this tender love story between two working-class teenage boys living on a South London council estate is full of heart and laughs.

Outstanding Film (Limited Release), GLAAD Media Awards 1997