Sheffield Doc/Fest Opening Night Film
To mark 50 years since the Sexual Offences Act, Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017 are delighted to open the Festival with the world premiere of Daisy Asquith’s documentary Queerama, followed by a live performance from singer-songwriter John Grant. Created from the treasure trove of the BFI National Archive, Queerama captures the relationships, desires, fears and expressions of gay men and women starting in 1919 – weaved with the lyrics and music of John Grant and Hercules & Love Affair
Following Queerama, head to the Ballroom for the Queerama Opening Night Party for drinks, dancing and live performances in infamous Doc/Fest style. Tickets sold separately. Please see www.sheffdocfest.com for details.
For the full Sheffield Doc/Fest 9th-14th June line-up, visit www.sheffdocfest.com
Both events open to over 18's only.