Desert Hearts

Dir: Donna Deitch
Cast: Helen Shaver, Patricia Charbonneau, Audra Lindley
96mins   1985   USA   18   English   

Lisa Holloway (Head of Film and Media at the University of Sussex International Study Centre), will introduce, critique and facilitate a discussion about the independent ‘80s lesbian cult film Desert Hearts.

'Steeped in moody, classic country and western music, it conveys romantic longing and confusion with bittersweet intensity' - Camille Paglia

This film is being screened as part of the six week Queer Cinema course but can also be booked as a standalone event. Please note - if you are attending the introductory lecture please arrive at 19:30.


Thu 28 June