Released in 2014 and directed by Justin Simien & Adriana Serrano, Dear White People is a hilarious look at the lives of four black students at an Ivy League school. Starring Tyler James Williams and Tessa Thompson, the film was nominated for a wide range of awards, and won the Special Jury Prize at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.
One of the world’s longest running LGBT film festivals, BFI Flare London returns on March 19th, 2015, with over 50 features and 100 shorts. This 10-day festival is one of the UK’s most beloved, showcasing the latest and greatest of LGBT cinema from around the globe. Specials guests this year include Gus Van Sant protégé Justin Kelly, director of I Am Micheal, Jeffrey Schwarz and Tab Hunter of Tab Hunter Confidential, Mark Christopher, director of 54: The Director’s Cut, and Colin Rothbart, with his new film, Dressed As A Girl.