Films aimed at lesbian, bisexual and queer women have never exactly been noted for their universal excellence. While unprecedented progress is being made on television, film lags sadly behind, offering few, if any, portrayals of LGBTQ women. Curating a ranked list of the best lesbian movies and otherwise queer movies of all time was not easy. There are more than movies on this list now as we have continued to add to it. Erika Linder, Natalie Krill This film earned high marks for going all-in with lesbian sex, and gets a spot on this list for that alone, despite being, at times, utterly insufferable. Simeone, Rose Troche Written by:
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Alfred Prufrock by T. Absent-minded photographer Polly Sheila McCarthy lands a job at an art gallery in Toronto which is operated by a woman named Gabrielle Paule Baillargeon. Mubi Gabrielle tells Polly she regrets never becoming a great painter. Watch Trailer on YouTube.
Click to print Opens in new window Lesbian sex: These formative cinematic experiences have helped make us the gay sexual creatures we are today. This is not a comprehensive list, and only represents films available to stream.