The days are getting shorter, and with darkness coming so early, it really makes me want to curl up and spend more time at home with a good movie. Image Credit: Jessica figures it would at least be nice to hang out with someone who shares her interests, and she gives Helen a call. Her mother, Lucia Giselda Volodi , arranges for a radical solution to this dilemma; using some privileged information as leverage, she persuades the village priest to declare that Angela is, in fact, Angelo and has been a male all along. It was inspired by an article about conversion therapy and her childhood familiarity with rehabilitation programs. Reaching for the Moon Flores Raras a sophisticated tale of an unlikely romance between two extraordinary artists, set against the backdrop of political upheaval and a clash of cultures. Cheryl is a young, African American lesbian who works in a video rental store in Philadelphia with her friend Tamara.
The maturity of Katharina slowly brings her back to her old life, which leaves her lover in confusion and pain. The film is rich in character development and is filled with cheaters, liars and heartbreak, but there are no one-sided villains or good guys. Image Credit: After they experience unfulfilling and often brutal sexual encounters with men, the two turn to each other and become lesbian lovers. Perfect snack to pair with this film: Since the film is set in Sydney, bringing out some snacks from Down Under is only fitting. While struggling to cope with the death of her boyfriend, a young woman begins to have romantic feelings for her new supportive female friend. The relationship creates a series of family dynamics and raises serious questions about their future decisions.
The Journey Sancharram An Indian movie from 2004, written and directed by Ligy J. The Fox 1967 Canadian Golden Globe awarded movie based on the D. Image Credit: An Iranian teenager Nikohl Boosheri enters a lesbian relationship, while her brother Reza Sixo Safai becomes dangerously obsessed with Islamic fundamentalism. This Venezuelan romance drama is about Eva, a young woman who lost her son to cancer and suspects her husband of cheating on her. Image Credit: Aidee works as an exotic dancer providing for her family. The time of a summer, a girl Virginia will know the ideal love through that of three of his friends, Anne, Maurice, and Jacques. A young secretary goes on a journey of self-discovery in this satirical feminist comedy from director Jamie Babbit.
Despite the two having very different experiences with their identities as lesbians, Emma and Adele begin a passionate, loving relationship. While out walking in the woods one night, Mia boldly kisses Frida leading to an amorous embrace. The Miseducation of Cameron Post Photo by The Miseducation of Cameron Post Parkville Pictures Emily M. We all know what we like, and what we don't like, and the same goes for movies we want to watch — and watch over and over again. Trust me, the film gets very sad. She served as a nurse in various locations for more than twenty years, reaching the rank of a colonel. In this lesbian film, the main character, Megan, is heavily judged by her parents and friends for being thought of as a lesbian.
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My Days of Mercy Photo by My Days of Mercy Killer Films Despite their opposing views on the death penalty, Lucy Ellen Page and Mercy Kate Mara have undeniable chemistry. The story comes back with several dynamics that intensively the isolation she feels as she seeks someone to confide in. Itty Bitty Titty Committee 2007 One of the relatively new lesbian movies. Kay pulls Helen from the wreckage of a bombed house whilst we learn why Duncan was in prison following a suicide pact with the boy he loved. Official Website: Brides to Be 2016 Written and directed by Kris Boustedt and Lindy Boustedt.
Liz makes a bet with her friends that she can get Eva into her bed within three days. My Summer of Love 2004 A British movie directed and co-written by Pawel Pawlikowski. Puccini for beginners 2006 Written and directed by Maria Maggneti. Watch Cloudburst 2011 A Canadian-American adventure comedy-drama film by American-Canadian writer and director Thom Fitzgerald, starring Oscar-winning actresses Olympia Dukakis and Brenda Fricker. Image Credit: An intense relationship begins between the two women that will last throughout their lives.
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Not only does she rock the boat, but she rocks the bed of her hot female teacher. Loving Annabelle follows a strong-willed teen that knows what she wants and knows how to get it. While Sita is trapped in an arranged relationship with her cruel and unfaithful husband, Jatin Jaaved Jaafei , Radha is married to his brother, Ashok Kulbhushan Kharbanda , a religious zealot who believes in suppressing desire. Her father wanted a boy and makes no secret of his disgust with Angela, despite or perhaps because of her willingness to flaunt the conventions of what is acceptable for a woman in 19th century Spain. In post-war London Viv Pearce, seeing married spiv Reggie runs a dating bureau with Helen Giniver, who lives with her older lover, authoress Julia Standing. Image Credit: As the two women recognize their similar situations, they grow closer, and their relationship becomes far more involved than either of them could have anticipated. Affinity Based on the book of the same name by Sarah Waters, Affinity is the story of unmarried upper-class women, Margaret Prior, who start visiting the Milibank Prison in 1870.