So Vimeo is dead… Now what? In the era of online video, Vimeo quickly became one of the top players. With a focus on quality and creative control, the site has been a favorite among independent filmmakers and video professionals. However, Vimeo has recently shifted… Read More »Vimeo is Dead! Now What?
It’s time to lock and load. Here at filmocracy we pride ourselves to spotlight the underdogs. Today we target independent short action films, filled with blood guns and fistacuffs.There’s only one rule; Narrative. Sorry stunt guys, no 5 min fight scenes showing off your kick-ass… Read More »Top 10 Action Packed Short Films
Being in the great outdoors sounds more ideal than ever until a crazy killer is on the loose and you have nowhere to hide but your junky tent. If the current pandemic isn’t enough to keep you inside your house, these terrifying trips to the… Read More »These Horror Movies Will Keep You Out of the Woods This Summer
Here at Filmocracy, short films are our forte. We’ve seen dozens of films from all kinds of genres. Some good and others not so good. We want to highlight the hardwork and effort done by these independent artists with our list of fantastic short films.… Read More »Top 10 Terrifying Short Films Under 10 Minutes
Tongues Untied (1989) A documentary about the experiences of black homosexual men living in the United States of America. Paris Is Burning (1990) A chronicle of New York’s drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who… Read More »LGBTQ+ Films Based on True Stories
From the filthiest person alive to fantasy alien abductions, these films truly pushed the envelope. They achieved cult status because they weren’t like anything you’ve ever seen before and spoke to unique audiences. Here’s a compilation of queer films that are a prime example of… Read More »6 Cult Classic Queer Films You Need to See
Not everyone shares the same coming out story. It could be exhilarating, frightening, life-changing, cathartic, or everything all together. That’s why we put together a list of coming of age films that capture the powerful experience of coming out and will leave you rewatching them… Read More »Coming of Age and Coming Out
Sometimes there’s nothing better than a film that makes you laugh and leaves you smiling so we’ve put together a few that can turn any bad day around. Many amazing films that deal with the challenges of identifying as LGBTQ+ depict painful experiences, but it is equally important to put triumphant and joyful queer love stories on screen. Look no further than the list below to celebrate Pride month with some of our favorite rom-coms and feel good classics.
Sometimes the core relationships in fantastic LGBTQ+ films aren’t romantic. Instead, these films revolve around the friendships that help get our characters through. Whether these friendships have romantic undertones or are completely platonic, they all boast meaningful connections that keep us coming back to these… Read More »Our Favorite Friendship Focused LGBTQ+ Films
While there are so many incredible black voices currently bringing their perspective to the screen, there are also a vast number of pictures that laid the groundwork for African American cinema as we know it today. This list focuses on some lesser known works of… Read More »10 Essential Lesser Known Movies From African American Film History