Five Films For Freedom: all the programmes

Five Films For Freedom selects five short LGBTIQ+ short films from BFI Flare film festival each year and shares them with the world online for the period while Flare takes place in London.

However, many of our previous selections are now available again to stream online, for free.

2015 Programme

Morning is Broken, dir. Simon Anderson

Chance, dir. Jake Graf

True Wheel, dir. Nora Mandray

Code Academy, dir. Nisha Ganatra

An Afternoon, dir. Soren Green

(Not currently available)

2016 Programme

Xavier (trailer), dir. Ricky Mastro

Take Your Partners, dir. Siri Rodnes

The Orchid (trailer), dir. Ferran Navarro-Beltránhttps

Breathe, dir. James Doherty

Swirl, dir. Peterson Varga

(Not currently available)

2017 Programme

Crush, dir. Rosie Westhoff

Still Burning, dir. Nick Rowley

Heavy Weight, dir. Jonny Ruff

Jamie, dir. Christopher Manning

Where We Are Now, dir. Lucie Rachel

(Not currently available)

2018 Programme

Goldfish (trailer), dir. Yorgos Angelopoulos

Landline, dir. Matt Houghton

Goddess, dir. Karishma Dev Dube

Uninvited (trailer), dir. Seung Yeob Lee

Handsome & Majestic, dir. Jeff Lee Petry & Nathan Drillot

(Not currently available)

2019 Programme

Carlito se va para Siempre (trailer), dir. Quentin Lazzarotto

Ladies Day (trailer), dir. Abena Taylor-Smith

Crashing Waves, dir. Emma Gilbertson

A Normal Girl, dir. Aubree Bernier-Clarke

(Not currently available)

I (EG), dir. Halla Tryggvadottir

(Not currently available)

2020 Programme

After That Party (trailer), dir. Caio Scott

Pxssy Palace, dir. Laura Kirwan-Ashman

134 (trailer), dir. Sarah-Jane Drummey

When Pride Came to Town, dir. Julia Dahr, Julie Lunde Lillesæter

(Not currently available)

Something in the Closet, dir. Nosa Eke

(Not currently available)

2021 Programme

Pure (trailer), dir. Natalie Jasmine Harris

Victoria (trailer), dir. Daniel Toledo

Trans Happiness is Real, dir. Quinton Baker

Bodies of Desire, dir. Varsha Panikar and Saad Nawab

Land of the Free (trailer), dir. Dawid Ullgren