What to Watch at BFI Flare 2021
Tickets go on sale tomorrow, 2 March at 11:00 GMT; here's our picks from the programme.
Eden Loweth on ART SCHOOL's New Chapter
On the eve of their A/W 21 Ascension collection, Loweth talks about elevating London's queer community, designing for people of all abilities, ages, sizes, ethnicities and gender orientations, and why the runway still triumphs.
Live Review: ART SCHOOL A/W 21
Live from London, features editor Hetty Mahlich and Violet Conroy review the ART SCHOOL A/W 21 show.
Collection Video: ART SCHOOL A/W 21
Watch the ART SCHOOL A/W 21 collection video.
FabooTV Are Saving Queer Night Life
Jack Appleyard, Josh Quinton and Jeanie Crystal have teamed up in response to the pandemic's decimation of queer spaces. Watch the first episode tonight.
Best in Show: Eden Loweth
Designer Eden Loweth discusses look #13 from ART SCHOOL S/S 21.
Fashion Film: SAFE
The Berlin ballroom community perform and discuss self-love, dance as a form of therapy and ballroom as their self-anointed church, in an joyous film by Leo Adef.
Q&A: 'SAFE' Director Leo Adef
The Argentinian director of the SHOWstudio fashion film submission 'SAFE' talks about the ballroom scene in Berlin, the importance of safe spaces for marginalised communities, and dance as a form of therapy.
Live Review: ART SCHOOL S/S 21
Live from London, Calum Knight and Hetty Mahlich review the ART SCHOOL S/S 21 show.
Collection Video: ART SCHOOL S/S 21
Watch the ART SCHOOL S/S 21 collection video.
Fashion Film: On the Pulse of Morning
A film by Carson McColl, Gareth Pugh & Sakeema Peng Crook, for Pride 2020.
Essay: Homophobia, AIDS and Fashion
Exploring the cultural impact of the AIDS crisis of the 1980s and 1990s through the shockwaves it sent through fashion.
Essay: Queer Performance is a Protest
Studio Screenings: Gareth Pugh - Gina Tonic on why queer performance on film is a political act.
Studio Screenings: Gareth Pugh
SHOWstudio launched an intimate film screening series, kicking off with one of London’s most celebrated designers Gareth Pugh presenting 'Cabaret' (1972).
Voicemail Interview: Gareth Pugh on Cabaret, Film and Fashion
Gareth Pugh chatted with Sarah Kathryn Cleaver about choosing Bob Fosse's Cabaret (1972) for the first of our Studio Screenings.
BFI Flare Festival Moves Online
Happy days! Films from the cancelled festival are now available to watch online.
Our Picks for BFI Flare London LGBTIQ+ Film Festival
Tickets are on sale for the 2020 line-up, featuring a new Xavier Dolan film, an ode to pre-'86 queer life and a serial killer horror.
Conversation: Durk Dehner on Tom of Finland
To celebrate the erotic artist's centenary, the co-founder of the Tom of Finland Foundation talks Tom's art, life and legacy.
Live Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion: Fashion East A/W 20
Charlotte Roberts is joined by Jack Beazley, Hatti Rees and Bryant Lee to discuss the Fashion East A/W 20 show.
Live Review: Matty Bovan A/W 20 Womenswear
Live from London, fashion editor Georgina Evans reviews the Matty Bovan A/W 20 womenswear show with Miss Fame.