Benedetta is a 2021 biographical psychological drama film co-written and directed by Paul Verhoeven, starring Virginie Efira as Benedetta Carlini, a nun in the 17th century who joins an Italian convent while a young child and later has a lesbian love affair with another nun, while seeing religious visions.
Sister Aimee was set In 1926, the world’s most well known evangelist, Sister Aimee Semple McPherson, fakes her own demise to flee to Mexico, and recruits Rey, a previous Mexican Soldadera turned bootlegger, to help them cross the line.
Battle of the Sexes is loosely based on the 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, a biographical lesbian movie directed by Valerie Faris and Jonathan Dayton and written by Simon Beaufoy.
Selma is about the life of the world famous Swedish novelist, Selma Lagerlöf. In the first season, Selma lives with her lover Sophie Elkan, in Sicily. The second part is many years later, when Selma received the Nobel Prize.