BlackmanVision’s choice for the BFI London Film Festival so far….
Are Black women actresses afraid of playing lesbian roles?
Stud Life a feature length film on queer street life in London is casting.
Stealing Beauty was a panel discussion chaired by Diva magazine Editor Jane Czyzselska. I was on the panel with Artist, DJ and performer Sadie Lee and fashion historian and cultural critic Elizabeth Wilson. The event explored how LGBT culture plunders dominant straight culture and uses it to create something new and vibrant. In my presentation [...]
People are saying butches are invisible in mainstream films. They have always been there, but we may have not liked what we saw like June ‘George’ Buckridge in The Killing of Sister George or Rosa Klebb, a butch Russian lesbian who has a dangerous shoe in the James Bond film from Russia with Love. I [...]
Nina’s Heavenly Delights was the first feature film in the UK by an out Asian lesbian. It is a miracle that this film got funded as no feature film about lesbians directed by lesbians gets funded anymore in the UK. Shocking but true. Usually the films are directed by men. It is a major achievement [...]