The oppression of sexual minorities in India is reported to be prevalent; actually, there have also been milestones on LGBT+ rights. In South Korea, LGBT+ representation in film is becoming more common. In the meantime, communities are still fighting hard for equality – socially and legally. Guests will speak on the state of affairs on LGBT+ lives and rights in their respective countries and the effect it has in making films.

Date : 9 – 9 – 23 (Sat)
Time : 3:00 – 5:00pm
Venue : 1/F Broadway CINEMATHEQUE

Guest Speakers

Onir – India
PINE CONE Director
BYUN Sung-bin – South Korea
PEAFOWL Director – Screenwriter
CHOI Hae-jun – South Korea

Guest Moderators

Lik Sam Chan
Assistant Professor, School of Journalism and Communication at The Chinese University of Hong Kong