BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival

NAME OF FESTIVAL: BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival
SINCE: 1986
WHERE: London, U.K.
WEBSITE: www.bfi.org.uk/flare
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival is the UK’s longest running LGBT film event. It began in 1986 as Gay’s Own Pictures. By its 3rd edition it was tagged the London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival and since then has grown to become the largest LGBT film event in the UK, and its most anticipated. The Festival changed its name to BFI Flare in 2014 to reflect the increasing diversity of its films, filmmakers and audience.