Historical

Aimee and Jaguar

Our Rating: ★★★★½
L Factor: Lesbian Film
Short Take: Love in Nazi Germany

Albert Nobbs Our Rating: ★★★★☆
L Factor: Gender Bender
Short Take: A woman lives as a man in order to survive in 19th Century Dublin

another-way

Our Rating: ★★★★☆
L Factor: Lesbian Film
Short Take: Two journalists, one of them married, fall in love under Stalinist rule in 1958 Budapest.

berlin-affair

Our Rating: ★★½☆☆
L Factor: Major lesbian content
Short Take: Love triangle between the daughter of the Japanese Ambassador to Berlin, a high ranking Nazi official, and his wife.

between-two-women

Our Rating: ★★★★☆
L Factor: Lesbian Film
Short Take: Romance set in post-WWII Northern England. Ellen struggles with issues of duty to her marriage and parents when she falls in love with her son’s teacher.

bostonians

Our Rating: ★★★☆☆
L Factor: Major lesbian content
Short Take: Set in 1876, Boston feminist Olive (Vanessa Redgrave) is attracted to a young women’s suffrage speaker.

caligula

Our Rating: ★★½☆☆
L Factor: Minor lesbian content
Short Take: Portrays the events, cruelty, decadence and madness of Rome’s most infamous Caesar, Gaius Germanicus Caligula, including the orgies.

common-ground

Our Rating: ★★★★☆
L Factor: Lesbian Film
Short Take: It’s 1954, and Dorothy returns to her hometown. She tells everyone that she decided to leave the Navy.

Cynara: Poetry in Motion

Our Rating: ★★★½☆
L Factor: Lesbian Film
Short Take: A lush Victorian romance, heavy on mood and sensual sounds and images.

Desert Hearts

Our Rating: ★★★★½
L Factor: Lesbian Film
Short Take: This classic romance takes place on a guest ranch outside Reno, Nevada in 1959.