Film | Queer in Cumbria

A local filmmaker explores queerness across generations

Created by Jade Ward, Queer in Cumbria is a short documentary designed to highlight and elevate queer voices while also trying to portray the challenges faced by queer individuals who grow up in rural areas. Queer in cumbria features 3 main interviews with queer individuals of different age groups talking about their experiences within the community.

Jade Ward (They / She) is a filmmaker originally from Carlisle Cumbria, with a passion for creating films to tell peoples stories. After moving away to Liverpool for University Jade started her own production company which is designed to work with as many passionate creatives as possible whilst telling people’s stories.

Words and Film Jade Ward