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Forbidden Love: The Unashamed Stories of Lesbian Lives

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Compelling, often hilarious and always rebellious, nine women paint a portrait of lesbian sexuality against a backdrop of tabloid headlines, book covers and dramatizations from lesbian pulp novels.

1992, 84 min 35 s

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GLAAD / L.A. Media Award for Outstanding Independent Film (Lesbian)
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation / GLAAD / L.A. Media Awards
March 19 1994, Los Angeles - USA

Public Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary - with a cash prize of 20,000FF given by le Conseil général du Val-de-Marne
Festival international de films de Femmes
March 18 to 27 1994, Créteil - France

GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Achievement in Documentary Film
GLAAD / Media Awards
March 13 1994, New York - USA

Genie Award for Best Feature Length Documentary
Genie Awards
December 12 1993, Montréal - Canada

Best Documentary
International Film Festival
August 22 to September 12 1993, Durban - South-Africa

Honorable Mention - Category: Documentary
International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
April 14 to 19 1993, Torino - Italy

Honorable Mention for Direction (Aerlyn Weissman, Lynne Fernie)
Atlantic Film Festival
September 22 to 27 1992, Halifax - Canada

Award of Excellence for Editing (Cathy Gulkin, Denise Beaudoin)
Atlantic Film Festival
September 22 to 27 1992, Halifax - Canada