LGBTQ Videos and Films
of interest to academics & practitioners

 

CONVERSION (REPARATIVE) THERAPY
Lebanese perspectives on reparative treatment
DOWNLOADS:   110
Since 4/19/16
Q&A: Dr. Andrea Macari on the harm of the 'ex-gay' myth
DOWNLOADS:   641
Since 2/23/16
Andrea Macari, PhD, a New York psychotherapist. answers questions about 'ex-gay' therapy (from: LGBT Science/TruthWinsOut.Org, prepared by noted LGBT community scholar and journalist, Wayne Besen, author of "Anything But Straight."

GENETICS
Dr. Marc Breedlove, Neuroscientist, On Sexual Orientation and Science
DOWNLOADS:   648
Since 2/23/16
Is homosexuality a choice? “You don’t choose who to have a crush on. It chooses you.” Dr. Marc Breedlove, Rosenberg Professor of Neuroscience at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, discusses genetics and sexual orientation.

HISTORY
“Changing Our Minds”
DOWNLOADS:   110
Since 4/20/16
The Story of Dr. Evelyn Hooker, a pioneer, recounting the history of removing lesbian and gay sexual orientation as a mental disorder.

LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS
Polari - Paul Baker
DOWNLOADS:   777
Since 2/23/16
“Polari” [alternatively Parlare, Parlary, Palare, Palarie, Palari; from Italian parlare, "to talk"] is a form of sanctimonious slang used in Britain by the gay subculture, as well as by actors, circus and fairground showmen, merchant navy sailors, criminals, and prostitutes. 8 minute video

LGBTQ/QUEER STUDIES
Interdisciplinary approaches (interview with Dr. Donald Hall)
DOWNLOADS:   709
Since 2/23/16
Prof. Donald E. Hall, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh University, discusses the importance of educating students in LGBT/Queer Studies courses from more than one’s own discipline.

POPULAR FILM CLIPS
“Dad Confronts Gay Son”
DOWNLOADS:   105
Since 4/19/16
Scene from “Doing Time on Maple Drive"
“Lost Boys”
DOWNLOADS:   110
Since 4/19/16
Gay teen suicide story from the coming-of-age series, “Jack and Bobby”

TRANSGENDER
Sex re-assignment surgery male-to-female
DOWNLOADS:   105
Since 4/20/16