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All of Us Strangers

Paul Mescal and Andrew Scott reveal extraordinary intimacy in this beautiful, heart-wrenching film from director Andrew Haigh (Weekend).

Wed, Feb 28, 6:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
All the Colours of the World Are Between Black and White

A budding friendship between a delivery driver and an amateur photographer develops into something much more on the streets of Lagos, Nigeria.

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All the Silence

When a sign language teacher who lives with her deaf girlfriend begins losing her hearing, she’s forced to confront her entire identity.

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Along Came Love

In a sweeping love story spanning decades, a couple become one another’s saviours by hiding each other’s secrets in homophobic post-WW2 France.

Wed, Feb 21, 6:20pm

In Cinema
Another Country (40th Anniversary)

Celebrating its 40th anniversary, this gay classic features star-making (and swoon-worthy) performances from Rupert Everett and Colin Firth.

Sat, Feb 24, 4:30pm

In Cinema
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

An evocative story of friendship and self-discovery between two teens in 1980s Texas, based on the critically acclaimed young adult novel.

Wed, Feb 21, 6:30pm

In Cinema
Asia-Pacific Shorts

These shorts represent some of the vital queer voices coming out of the Asia-Pacific region, from China, India, Hawai’i, Japan and beyond.

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Best of Gay Shorts

Exploring tales of desire, self actualisation and friendship with both heart and humour, this package collects the best gay shorts from MGFF24.

Thu, Apr 4, 8:30pm

In Cinema
Best of MGFF24 Shorts

Don't miss your chance to experience this eclectic collection of some of the best short films from this year's Mardi Gras Film Festival!

Sat, Mar 23, 6:00pm

In Cinema
Best of Sapphic Shorts

Tales of long overdue reunions and unexpected meet-cutes punctuate this excellent collection of the best sapphic shorts MGFF24 had to offer.

Fri, Apr 5, 6:30pm

In Cinema
Best of Trans & Gender Diverse Shorts

Trans filmmakers continue to lead the way in telling compelling and innovative stories, in this collection of trans and gender diverse shorts.

Sat, Apr 6, 6:30pm

In Cinema
Bi+ Shorts

A celebration of stories about those whose sexuality falls outside the binary – whether they prefer to go by bi, pan, queer or otherwise.

Wed, Feb 28, 8:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Bi+ Shorts

A celebration of stories about those whose sexuality falls outside the binary – whether they prefer to go by bi, pan, queer or otherwise.

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Blue Lights

Step into the vibrant world of Blue Lights, an engaging and sophisticated dramedy making its World Premiere at the Mardi Gras Film Festival.

Tue, Feb 27, 6:30pm

In Cinema
Blue Lights

Step into the vibrant world of Blue Lights, an engaging and sophisticated dramedy making its World Premiere at the Mardi Gras Film Festival.

Wed, Feb 28, 4:00pm

In Cinema
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Comedy Shorts

Designed to leave you with a smile on your face, this collection of lighthearted films finds humour in both the ridiculous and mundane.

Sat, Feb 24, 8:40pm

In Cinema
Comedy Shorts

Designed to leave you with a smile on your face, this collection of lighthearted films finds humour in both the ridiculous and mundane.

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Cora Bora

Meg Stalter (Hacks) shines as a struggling musician trying to right some wrongs and get back with her girlfriend, in this bittersweet comedy.

Sat, Feb 24, 6:30pm

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Days of Happiness

A rising star on Montreal’s classical scene, conductor Emma is torn between chasing her career or committing to love in this nuanced drama.

Sat, Apr 6, 8:30pm

In Cinema
Down Low

Zachary Quinto and Lukas Gage are hilarious in this raunchy, surprisingly heartfelt pitch-black farce about finally embracing who you are.

Thu, Feb 22, 9:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
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Every Body

Activists speak out against the sensationalism, silence, secrecy and shame associated with being intersex, from director Julie Cohen (RGB).

Mon, Feb 26, 7:00pm

In Cinema
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F.L.Y.

Two ex-boyfriends are forced to live under the one roof, putting their friendship (and some high heels) to the test, in this wistful comedy.

Fri, Feb 23, 6:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
F.L.Y.

Two ex-boyfriends are forced to live under the one roof, putting their friendship (and some high heels) to the test, in this wistful comedy.

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Female Trouble (50th Anniversary)

Glamour has never been more grotesque than in John Waters and Divine’s perverse classic Female Trouble, which celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Thu, Feb 22, 7:00pm

In Cinema
Femme

Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Benjamin) and George MacKay (Pride) are phenomenal in this acclaimed neo-noir thriller about resilience and revenge.

Sun, Feb 25, 8:00pm

In Cinema Sold Out
Femme

Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Benjamin) and George MacKay (Pride) are phenomenal in this acclaimed neo-noir thriller about resilience and revenge.

Sat, Mar 23, 8:30pm

In Cinema
Femme

Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Benjamin) and George MacKay (Pride) are phenomenal in this acclaimed neo-noir thriller about resilience and revenge.

Wed, Apr 3, 7:00pm

In Cinema
Fireworks

Love blossoms between two men in 1980s Sicily, but under the sweaty veneer of another summer simmers the dark reality of conservative society.

Sun, Feb 25, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
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Gay Shorts

Tales of romance, self-discovery, break-ups and acceptance punctuate this wide-ranging shorts package that explores the lives of gay men.

Fri, Feb 23, 9:00pm

In Cinema
Gay Shorts

Tales of romance, self-discovery, break-ups and acceptance punctuate this wide-ranging shorts package that explores the lives of gay men.

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Girls Don't Cry

Two teenage girls embark on a roadtrip through the Italian countryside – one fleeing home, the other desperate to return to her home in Romania.

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Happy Clothes: A Film About Patricia Field

What connects Sex and the City, The Devil Wears Prada and Emily in Paris? Fashion stylist extraordinaire and amazing lesbian Patricia Field.

Thu, Feb 22, 6:30pm

In Cinema
Hilma

This lush, engrossing biopic delves into the enigmatic life of painter Hilma af Klint, one of the Western world’s first abstract painters.

Tue, Feb 27, 7:00pm

In Cinema
Hilma

This lush, engrossing biopic delves into the enigmatic life of painter Hilma af Klint, one of the Western world’s first abstract painters.

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Hot Boys Shorts

Filled with sexually frank stories, steamy reveries and titillating tales, don't miss out on seeing what these Hot Boys Shorts are packing.

Wed, Feb 28, 8:40pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Hot Boys Shorts

Filled with sexually frank stories, steamy reveries and titillating tales, don't miss out on seeing what these Hot Boys Shorts are packing.

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Housekeeping for Beginners

Acclaimed Australian filmmaker Goran Stolevski (Of an Age) delivers a sensitive domestic drama that finds joy in the chaos of found family.

Thu, Feb 29, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
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I Am What I Am

A heartfelt anti-rom-com about an asexual woman grappling with the tension between her family’s expectations and her quest for independence.

Sun, Feb 25, 6:30pm

In Cinema
I Am What I Am

A heartfelt anti-rom-com about an asexual woman grappling with the tension between her family’s expectations and her quest for independence.

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In the Room Where He Waits

Things are not what they seem for a queer Australian theatre actor when he detects a lingering presence resembling his deepest fears.

Sun, Feb 25, 6:00pm

In Cinema
Industry Networking Event

Queer Screen’s industry networking is a chance to connect with other LGBTIQ+ industry members and find collaborators for your next project!

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm

In Person Selling Fast
Inqueersition: Queer Movie Trivia Night

Back by popular demand! Test your brain and have a laugh at the special Mardi Gras Film Festival queer movie trivia night.

Tue, Feb 27, 7:00pm

In Person Sold Out
Isla's Way

This quirky Aussie documentary follows octogenarian farmer Isla, whose straight-shooting, funny personality makes her a local hero.

Sat, Feb 24, 2:00pm

In Cinema
Isla's Way

This quirky Aussie documentary follows octogenarian farmer Isla, whose straight-shooting, funny personality makes her a local hero.

Sun, Mar 24, 4:00pm

In Cinema
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Kokomo City

This Sundance-winning documentary pulsates with energy and bawdy humour as it boldly explores the lives of four Black trans sex workers.

Sun, Feb 25, 4:00pm

In Cinema
Kokomo City

This Sundance-winning documentary pulsates with energy and bawdy humour as it boldly explores the lives of four Black trans sex workers.

Thu, Apr 4, 6:30pm

In Cinema
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Love & Revolution

This moving and heartwarming tribute to the activists who paved the way for the Spanish LGBTIQ+ rights movement is Spain’s answer to Pride.

Wed, Feb 21, 8:30pm

In Cinema
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Mel

Armenian weightlifter Mel Daluzyan was a beloved national champion who won medals and broke world records – until he was outed as a trans man.

Sat, Feb 24, 2:30pm

In Cinema
Mel

Armenian weightlifter Mel Daluzyan was a beloved national champion who won medals and broke world records – until he was outed as a trans man.

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Merchant Ivory

Late Announce Film: Merchant Ivory immerses us in the queer cinematic and personal worlds of partners Ismail Merchant and James Ivory.

Wed, Feb 28, 7:30pm

In Cinema
Monica

Trace Lysette (Transparent) leads this lyrical tale of a trans woman called to care for the ailing mother (Patricia Clarkson) who disowned her.

Tue, Feb 27, 7:00pm

In Cinema
Mutt

Non-binary heartthrob Lio Mehiel won a Special Jury prize at Sundance for their performance as trans man Feña in this raw, authentic drama.

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My Queer Career

Seven films compete for My Queer Career, Australia’s richest LGBTIQ+ short film prize, with over $16,000 worth of prizes to be won.

Mon, Feb 26, 6:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
My Queer Career

Seven films compete for My Queer Career, Australia’s richest LGBTIQ+ short film prize, with over $16,000 worth of prizes to be won.

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Non-Binary and Gender Diverse Shorts

Featuring non-binary actor Emma D’Arcy (House of the Dragon), these short films collectively capture a spectrum of gender identity and expression.

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Norwegian Dream

The powerful, heart-rending story of a young Polish immigrant’s struggle for the right to love and belong in Norway, despite all obstacles.

Wed, Feb 28, 1:30pm

In Cinema
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Old Narcissus

This distinctly raw, erotically-charged drama delivers a powerfully melancholic portrait of ageing in Japan unlike anything seen before.

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Opponent

A gripping and timely social drama about an Iranian wrestler turned refugee, that skilfully explores family, masculinity and repression.

Mon, Feb 26, 8:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Our Son

Boasting the power couple pairing of Billy Porter and Luke Evans, this is a sensitive, nuanced take on the breakdown of a long-term marriage.

Fri, Feb 23, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Our Son

Boasting the power couple pairing of Billy Porter and Luke Evans, this is a sensitive, nuanced take on the breakdown of a long-term marriage.

Mon, Feb 26, 6:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
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Polarized

Opposites attract in this subtle and beautifully composed rural sapphic romance from writer-director Shamim Sarif (I Can’t Think Straight).

On Demand
Power Alley

This captivating, award-winning debut celebrates the depth and beauty of queer sisterhood while struggling against conservatism in Brazil.

Mon, Feb 26, 6:30pm

In Cinema
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QueerDOC Shorts

With a shared focus on activism, these shorts explore the stories of a diverse group of LGBTIQ+ people who have brought attention to inequality.

Tue, Feb 27, 6:20pm

In Cinema
QueerDOC Shorts

With a shared focus on activism, these shorts explore the stories of a diverse group of LGBTIQ+ people who have brought attention to inequality.

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QueerScream Shorts

These wonderfully weird and unique genre films offer up plenty of chills, thrills and twisted fun (and Zachary Quinto, at his creepy best).

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Sapphic Shorts

With films ranging from amusing to heartfelt, from silly to profound, this shorts package celebrates the diversity of sapphic life.

Sat, Feb 24, 4:00pm

In Cinema
Sapphic Shorts

With films ranging from amusing to heartfelt, from silly to profound, this shorts package celebrates the diversity of sapphic life.

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Shape

An important Australian documentary exploring the unhealthy pressure to have a “hot” body in the gay community.

Sun, Feb 25, 3:30pm

In Cinema
Sing-a-long: The Sound of Music

Calling all naughty nuns, cool captains and bratty kids – it’s time for The Sound of Music sing-a-long with the Order of Perpetual Indulgence!

Fri, Feb 23, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Split

A stuntwoman finds herself falling for the enigmatic lead actress she’s doubling for whilst shooting a film, in this provocative, sexy series.

Fri, Feb 23, 6:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Split

A stuntwoman finds herself falling for the enigmatic lead actress she’s doubling for whilst shooting a film, in this provocative, sexy series.

Sun, Feb 25, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Summer Qamp

LGBTIQ+ youth travel from across Canada for a blissful summer retreat, in one of the year’s most joyous and affirming documentaries.

Sat, Feb 24, 4:30pm

In Cinema
Summer Solstice

A trans man reconnects with a friend who last saw him pre-transition, in this touching and amusing exploration of friendship through change.

Wed, Feb 28, 6:20pm

In Cinema
Sunflower

This touching Australian drama about a high schooler who realises he’s gay is a deft exploration of a time when everything feels overwhelming.

Sat, Feb 24, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Sunflower

This touching Australian drama about a high schooler who realises he’s gay is a deft exploration of a time when everything feels overwhelming.

Fri, Apr 5, 8:30pm

In Cinema
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The Chambermaid

Fingersmith meets Ammonite in this passionate historical drama about two teen girls who fall in love from opposite ends of the social ladder.

Wed, Feb 28, 7:00pm

In Cinema
The Harvest

An estranged son returns home to care for his Hmong-American family after his father falls ill, in this heartrending, bittersweet drama.

Sun, Feb 25, 1:45pm

In Cinema
The Harvest

An estranged son returns home to care for his Hmong-American family after his father falls ill, in this heartrending, bittersweet drama.

Tue, Feb 27, 8:30pm

In Cinema
The Last Year of Darkness

A neon-coloured portrait of alternative Chinese youth centred on a raucous underground nightclub, a home for queer parties that’s under threat.

Thu, Feb 22, 8:30pm

In Cinema
The Last Year of Darkness

A neon-coloured portrait of alternative Chinese youth centred on a raucous underground nightclub, a home for queer parties that’s under threat.

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The Lost Boys

A passionate romance blossoms between two teenage boys behind prison walls, where physical contact is forbidden, in this emotionally-charged debut.

Thu, Feb 22, 6:45pm

In Cinema
The Mattachine Family

Nico Tortorella (Younger) and Emily Hampshire (Schitt’s Creek) star in this thought-provoking and funny look at what makes a chosen family.

Thu, Feb 22, 7:00pm

In Cinema
The Mattachine Family

Nico Tortorella (Younger) and Emily Hampshire (Schitt’s Creek) star in this thought-provoking and funny look at what makes a chosen family.

On Demand
The Missing

A mouthless man confronts his repressed memories in this profound animated sci-fi, the Filipino entry for Best International Feature Oscar.

Wed, Feb 21, 8:30pm

In Cinema
The People's Joker

What if Joker was actually about a trans woman coming out? That’s the premise of this funny yet achingly personal handmade superhero parody.

Sat, Feb 24, 8:40pm

In Cinema
The Queen of My Dreams

A celebration of classic Bollywood cinema, The Queen of My Dreams is a vibrant and moving tale of a mother and daughter’s shared grief.

Wed, Feb 21, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
The Queen of My Dreams

A celebration of classic Bollywood cinema, The Queen of My Dreams is a vibrant and moving tale of a mother and daughter’s shared grief.

Thu, Feb 22, 7:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
The Summer with Carmen

Intriguing, sexy and unique – two friends reflect on one of their failed relationships as they chill out on one of Athens’ cruising beaches.

Sat, Feb 24, 9:00pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
The Summer with Carmen

Intriguing, sexy and unique – two friends reflect on one of their failed relationships as they chill out on one of Athens’ cruising beaches.

Tue, Feb 27, 8:30pm

In Cinema Selling Fast
Transgender Shorts

Covering the length and breadth of genres, these must-see films explore a whole host of topics and trans experiences.

Sun, Feb 25, 6:00pm

In Cinema
Transgender Shorts

Covering the length and breadth of genres, these must-see films explore a whole host of topics and trans experiences.

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When Night Is Falling (4K Restoration)

Get swept away by the stunning 4K restoration of this, one of the most erotic Sapphic romances to ever grace our screens.

Sat, Feb 24, 6:30pm

In Cinema
When Night Is Falling (4K Restoration)

Get swept away by the stunning 4K restoration of this, one of the most erotic Sapphic romances to ever grace our screens.

Fri, Mar 22, 8:00pm

In Cinema
Who'll Stop the Rain

Evocative and romantic, this is the powerful story of two girls falling in love while protesting for creative freedom in post-martial law Taipei.

On Demand
Women Loving Women Shorts

Love takes many forms in this winning selection of shorts, delivering a thoroughly entertaining mix of romance, humour, joy, and pathos.

Fri, Feb 23, 8:30pm

In Cinema
Women Loving Women Shorts

Love takes many forms in this winning selection of shorts, delivering a thoroughly entertaining mix of romance, humour, joy, and pathos.

On Demand