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The Teddy Awards during the Berlin International Film Festival celebrate their 30th anniversary this year.

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Reviews and features of international, travel and gay movies

Movies are one of my biggest passion. In fact, I think if I weren’t a writer or a designer, I would’ve found myself working in the film industry.

These days, I spend a lot of my free time at film festivals, in the cinema, or lounging at home binge-watching TV on Netflix. Below, you’ll find a lot of my favorite movies, films, web series and TV shows.

Movie reviews

REVIEW: The Casual Pleasantness of “Please Like Me”

I was standing at the bar ordering my Friday-night drink of choice—a vodka tonic—when I heard it. The snapping fingers, then the clapping, and then that beat. I couldn’t help myself. My hips we’re shaking. “I’ll be fine.” It was the theme song to Please Like Me—a hit Australian TV series that’s become my latest obsession. …

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#Berlinale Film Review: Jonathan

The film opens in the rain. There’s a tension in the air, but something beautiful about it, too. It’s a theme that permeates the new gay drama Jonathan (2016, Germany) which premiered last Friday night at the Berlinale International Film Festival. Before I was able to get a ticket to the premiere, there was already …

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