LGBT+ films and TV

Films and television

Our LGBT+ Staff Forum have selected some of their favourite films, television shows and online videos to share covering a huge range of genres from documentaries to comedy, reality TV to drama. 

Each hand-picked entry in this list has helped to shine a light on LGBT+ cultures and identities through a medium which most people enjoy. So sit back, grab your popcorn and enjoy your viewing. If you have more recommendations, email equality@plymouth.ac.uk


New to TV: It's a Sin

It's a Sin is a British television drama series written and created by Russell T Davies and developed by Red Production Company. The five-part miniseries is set from 1981 to 1991 in London and follows a group of friends, mostly in their late teens and early twenties, who move to London in 1981 and have their lives turned upside down by HIV/AIDS.

All episodes available on Channel 4