Dirk Bogarde and Sylvia Sims in Victim (1961)

Review Roundup – Brisbane Queer Film Festival

I’ve recently written a couple reviews for films screening at the Brisbane Queer Film Festival for Cheated Hearts. Victim(1961), one of the first films to feature a gay hero and a considered examination of the sociopolitical realities of homosexuality in the era. Free Fall, a recent German film with a fairly conventional coming out narrative…