Film Festival and events for LGBT+ History Month

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February marks the start of LGBT+ History month, and there are a number of online events happening to mark the occasion

  • 02 February 2021
  • 4 min read

LGBT+ History Month is about increasing the visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, their history, lives and experiences as well as raising awareness on matters affecting the LGBT+ community and promoting their welfare.

Film screenings with Portsmouth Film Society

The LGBTQ+ staff network has partnered with the Portsmouth Film Society (PFS) to stream a series of films online over the next few weeks:

  • 50 Years Legal – Saturday 6 February
  • Monsoon – Saturday 13 February
  • Cocoon – Saturday 20 February
  • A Perfectly Normal Family – Saturday 27 February

Find tickets for the film screenings.

UPSU Events

LGBTQ+ Taskmaster event 

Compete in various tasks with LGBTQ+ themed prizes up for grabs. Find out how to take part on the Team UoP Instagram page.

LGBTQ+ spotlight in History

Keep an eye out for profiles of famous individuals in LGBT history on UPSU’s social media channels. 

Humans of Portsmouth

Get involved with Humans of Portsmouth and share your story or hear from others and be inspired by their experiences of coming out or being part of the LGBTQ+ community. Email if you want to get involved. .

Check out the LGBT+ History Month website for more events and resources that help celebrate LGBT+ people and educate out prejudice.