1978 | UK
London’s gay scene and one man’s search for love are the subjects of this groundbreaking 1978 drama - considered the first commercial gay feature ever made and released in the United Kingdom. Also featuring full-frontal male nudity, quite taboo for the time, and an early acting role for queer iconoclast filmmaker Derek Jarman, 'Nighthawks' was ahead of its time in more ways than one.
Director - Ron Peck, Paul Hallam
Starring - Ken Robertson, Rachel Nicholas James, Robert Merrick