DOUBLE DARE is a double-barreled, action-packed documentary about the struggles of two stuntwomen in male-dominated Tinsel town to stay working, stay thin, and stay sane against the backdrops of Xena:
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A collection of four short documentaries by director Monika Treut. Each short explores a different subject: Bondage features dominatrix Eva Norvind exploring sadomasochism; Annie is about sexual performance artist Annie Sprinkle; in Dr. Paglia you’ll hear from well known author Camille Paglia; and Max reveals the journey of a female-to-male transsexual. This documentary claims to [...]
What was it like to be an openly gay, black woman in the 20th century? This documentary shares a slice of life via the extraordinary Ruth Ellis. In 1919, Ellis was 20 years old and newly out. She ran her own print shop and retired at age 65, she then joined the newly emerging civil [...]
How institutionalized homophobia seriously twisted women’s college sports. One virulently homophobic coach in particular, Penn State’s Rene Portland, is examined in this striking documentary; and one courageous athlete, Jennifer Harris, who took on the system and showed that it is homophobia in sports, not lesbians in sports, that is the problem.
The exciting sport of professional women’s wrestling, featuring some of the finest female grapplers in the world. No fantasy fetish crap, this is the real deal: fast, furious, and highly skilled. Featuring Erica Montoya, Lisa Ward, Tara Larosa, Megumi Fugi, Roxanne Modeferri, and Marie Coangelo.
The world of professional women’s boxing – misunderstood, denigrated, and powerful. Meet the women called to this brutally beautiful sport and see their superb athleticism, skill and power in action. Featuring our all-time favorite boxer, the incomparable Lucia Rijker.
Highlight tape of all the finest moments of the women’s events at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.
Award winning filmmaker Karen Everett gives us a no-holds-barred look at her sexually charged love life by revealing every juicy detail.
While examining the human ability to redefine ourselves and reshape what we think “love” means, Everett masterfully weaves images of lesbians making their way through present-day sex clubs and attending masturbation seminars. Drawing on her [...]
The ancient practice of Tantra is explored and demystified in the context of women loving women.
Absorbing documentary on lesbians coming of age in the 50’s. Be glad these foremothers paved the way for the liberties you enjoy today!
Interesting take on what constitutes (or doesn’t) lesbian sexuality. While some may see this series as celebration of the wide diversity of human sexuality, others will see it as showing only the most fringe elements of what it means to be lesbian. Love it? Hate it? Watch it for yourself.
Homophobia is alive and well and oppressing lesbians and gays around the globe.