Stonewall revisited

Never-definitive list of non-populist, non-stereotypical, and groundbreaking LGBTQI centred films. Feel free to suggest more titles, notably films from outside the US/UK/EU and anything pre-1960s. Notes may contain spoilers.

A special mention for Nights in Black Leather (Richard Abel, 1973)

TBA
Another Anthology Drag Deep Dive
If She Grows Up Gay (1983)
BloodSisters (1995)

Not listed:
The Homosexuals (1967)

bonus

Sources:
Reference list.
Jim's Film Site

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  • Victim
  • Querelle
  • Twice a Man
  • It Is Not the Homosexual Who Is Perverse, But the Society in Which He Lives
  • Mädchen in Uniform
  • Ludwig
  • Dorian Gray
  • Theorem
  • Different from the Others
  • The Angelic Conversation
  • Fireworks
  • Funeral Parade of Roses
  • Victor and Victoria
  • Gilda
  • Glen or Glenda
  • Manji
  • Hunting Scenes from Bavaria
  • The
  • Death in Venice
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Saturday Night at the Baths
  • The Queen
  • Mala Noche
  • Liquid Sky
  • Paragraph 175
  • The Eclipse: Courtship of the Sun and Moon
  • The Wings
  • I Don't Want to Be a Man
  • Michael
  • The Children's Hour
  • The Tomboy
  • Song of Love
  • Markova: Comfort Gay
  • The Girl with the Golden Eyes
  • Les Biches
  • Different
  • The Leather Boys
  • My Hustler
  • Winter Kept Us Warm
  • Young Törless
  • The Fox
  • Portrait of Jason
  • Reflections in a Golden Eye
  • Daughters of Lesbos
  • Therese and Isabelle
  • The Boy and the Wind
  • Olivia
  • Paris Is Burning
  • Staircase
  • Fellini Satyricon
  • The Celluloid Closet
  • The Boys in the Band
  • The Murdered House
  • Pink Narcissus
  • Some of My Best Friends Are...
  • Sunday Bloody Sunday
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • My Dearest Senorita
  • Je, tu, il, elle
  • A Very Natural Thing
  • Fox and His Friends
  • A Child in the Crowd
  • Johan
  • Sebastiane
  • Change of Sex
  • The Consequence
  • The Christine Jorgensen Story
  • Outrageous!
  • Hidden Pleasures
  • Why Not!
  • A Special Day
  • Word Is Out: Stories of Some of Our Lives
  • To an Unknown God
  • The Transsexual
  • Initiation
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • To Forget Venice
  • Tropical Malady
  • Sailor's Luck
  • You Are Not Alone
  • El diputado
  • Place without Limits
  • Gay USA
  • In a Year with 13 Moons
  • Strip Jack Naked
  • Ocaña: An Intermittent Portrait
  • The Priest
  • The Asphalt Kiss
  • Él y él
  • Immacolata and Concetta: The Other Jealousy
  • Ixe
  • The Killing of Sister George
  • Nighthawks
  • Dear Boys
  • Dyketactics
  • Taxi zum Klo
  • Witches, Faggots, Dykes and Poofters
  • Le Crime d'amour
  • Let Me Die a Woman
  • Dressed in Blue