Filmscene

Pride at FilmScene

A year-round partnership between FilmScene and Iowa City Pride showcases queer cinema's past, present and future with monthly screenings.

Upcoming Screenings

TRANSAMERICA

2005 / USA / Duncan Tucker

Mon, Nov 127:00pm

A preoperative transgender woman takes an unexpected journey when she learns that she fathered a son, now a teenage runaway hustling on the streets of New York. Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride!

BPM

2017 / France / Robin Campillo

Mon, Dec 37:00pm

Members of the advocacy group ACT UP Paris demand action by the government and pharmaceutical companies to combat the AIDS epidemic in the early 1990s. Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride!

Previous Screenings

CAROL

2015 / USA / Todd Haynes

An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman in 1950s New York. Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride!

PARIAH

2011 / USA / Dee Rees

A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression. Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride!

BEACH RATS

2017 / USA / Eliza Hittman

A Brooklyn teenager spends his days experimenting with drugs and looking online for older men to meet with. Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride!

MA VIE EN ROSE

1997 / Belgium + / Alain Berliner

Ludo is a transgender girl who is coming out. She talks of marrying her neighbor’s son and can not understand why everyone is so surprised about it. Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride.

APPROPRIATE BEHAVIOR

2014 / USA / Desiree Akhavan

A secretly bisexual Brooklynite from a traditional Persian family struggles with her identity and the disintegration of her relationship with her girlfriend. Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride!