“LGBTQ+ Voices” was inspired by YouTube’s censoring of queer content.
In response to the news this week that YouTube’s Restricted Mode was inexplicably censoring LGBT content, Vimeo has unveiled a new collection of stories told by and for the LGBT community
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The LGBTQ+ Voices channel features shorts, docs, music videos and more that put queer stories front and center. These include films such as These C*cksucking Tears by Missing Richard Simmons creator Dan Taberski and RuPaul’s Drag Race crowned winner Bianca Del Rio’s Rolodex of Hate comedy special.
The channel also boasts the musical stylings of Teegan and Sara, Big Freedia and Pillar Point.
Check out some of our favorites from the collection below.
Beautiful By Night, a documentary following three older drag entertainers at Aunt Charlie’s Lounge in San Francisco’s Tenderloin.
Partners, a rumination on the endurance of long-term relationships.
Ask A Grown Woman, a six-minute long clip in which comedian Tig Notaro tells it exactly like it is.
Texas native with a penchant for strong margaritas, early Babs and tastefully executed side-eye.