In the 1990s Bavo Defurne made his name with a series of gay-themed short films that were successful enough that they were collected together into DVD compilations. However then there was a bit of a gap until he returned in 2012 with his first feature film, North Sea Texas, the story of teenager Pim and his burgeoning sexuality in 1970s Belgium.
It’s a great movie and was such a success in the UK that it’s no being re-released on Double Play Blu-ray and DVD, giving us our first chance to see the movie at home in HD. To mark that release, we caught up with Bavo to talk about the movie and what he’s going to do next. [Read more…]