But the good news is, the beautiful diversity of human experiences are appearing in films more and more often. That's the highest percentage of inclusive films in the report's history. And that representation matters. Media that shows LGBTQ people normalizes love between two people of the same gender, educates viewers on the long and difficult journey toward equal rights, or reinforces the fact that that gay, lesbian and LGBTQ people are just like everyone else. For newly out or young viewers, that validation can make them feel seen and heard.
We also devised a new list for which includes the best Lesbian Movies on Netflix. For those who like to read, we have extensive lists of lesbian fiction and lesbian non-fiction books. Grab your popcorn, kick back and enjoy…. A handsome male classmate falls for her hard, but an unsettling reverie upsets the romance before it begins. Watch the Trailer on YouTube. Stream on Amazon Prime Video. Buy on Amazon.
A good lesbian movie is hard to find, unfortunately. These films give audiences a chance to see characters, who have so often been left off-screen, just living their lives; these characters represent a slice of the population too often ignored by Hollywood. But lesbian and bisexual representation, specifically, decreased significantly. And the data also proved that the film industry has lengths to go in racial diversity and including queer characters with disabilities.
This past weekend at the box office was particularly gay. Not to mention, the Marvel big bad Thanos took over over Earth in hopes of obtaining a collection of fine jewelry. In celebration of all this queerness, Vulture has assembled a list of 40 essential lesbian love stories from around the world: movies that will make you laugh, make you cry, and then make you cry so violently you want to throw up.