Think You’re a Queer Cinephile? Prove It by Identifying All 50 of These Sapphic Films

In a world full of cinema and void of time, one cannot see every queer movie ever, but perhaps one might try, and if you are among them, then perhaps you’ll kill at this quiz!

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Riese is the 41-year-old Co-Founder of Autostraddle.com as well as an award-winning writer, video-maker, LGBTQ+ Marketing consultant and aspiring cyber-performance artist who grew up in Michigan, lost her mind in New York and now lives in Los Angeles. Her work has appeared in nine books, magazines including Marie Claire and Curve, and all over the web including Nylon, Queerty, Nerve, Bitch, Emily Books and Jezebel. She had a very popular personal blog once upon a time, and then she recapped The L Word, and then she had the idea to make this place, and now here we all are! In 2016, she was nominated for a GLAAD Award for Outstanding Digital Journalism. She's Jewish and has a cute dog named Carol. Follow her on twitter and instagram.

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41 Comments

  1. I got 41 which is pretty dang amazing considering that I’ve only seen maybe 4 or 5 of these. I credit AS’s movie coverage with teaching me about movies I have not seen.

  2. 47!

    I’m kind of bummed that for the three I didn’t know I didn’t get lucky with my random choices (22, 30, 48), but on the flip side I feel validated in not having an artificially inflated score.

    Also highly disappointed that every single screenshot wasn’t of two lesbians pressing their foreheads against each other.

    Otherwise, an incredibly perfect quiz experience.

  3. i am very truly impressed by how much movie knowledge everybody has picked up simply from seeing autostraddle reviews and lists!!! i was worried it would be too hard cuz i have a skewed view on what is “common knowledge” in the world of lesbian pop culture.

  4. Considering how many I haven’t seen, and the number of times that were pure guesswork based on names of movies I remembered hearing about, I’ll take my 27 happily. I do need to see more of them, though.

  5. 50/50. I have watched 34 of them, but some of them I have on DVD but haven’t gotten around to watching yet. I wasn’t sure about the Penélope Cruz movie, but I knew which one was a Pedro Almodóvar movie, so that made it easier to guess.

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