British super agent lorraine (theron) doesn’t fall for her male colleague (james mcavoy) but instead has sex with a fellow female spy (sofia boutella). In perhaps the surest sign that the phrase has become an internet staple, many people have taken to parodying the idea. A more recent, and commonly discussed, example of bisexual lighting can be seen in the san junipero episode of the netflix show black mirror. I would have to see more examples before i see bisexual lighting as a wholly convincing phenomenon. It just felt there was a way through that relationship and the fact that it was a same-sex relationship to show a woman not having to fall in love, which is one of those female tropes. The term describes the recent phenomenon where bisexual artists and characters in music and film are bathed in a delicious pink, purple and blue light – the colours of the bisexual pride flag. When avengers: infinity war hits cinemas in a few short weeks, dozens of superheroes will attempt to stop intergalactic dictator thanos from destroying earth and the very bonds of existence.
Harry styles has provoked an outpouring of enthusiasm from fans after lyrics in his new song seemed to reveal his bisexuality. Just like these stars, every single superhero in the new avengers film is bathed in bi lights in the newly released images. Which discusses a pink-and-blue-washed scene in the bbc’s sherlock and speculates about the hidden desires of dr john watson.