Ek Ladki has the whims and muses of a classic Bollywood story about forbidden love – that happens to be between two women. The story unfolds by showing the failed attempts of family members and friends trying to find the perfect engagement match for their daughter Sweety Chaudhary, a closeted lesbian. The film further develops in Sweety attempts to come out to her religious and traditional Punjabi family and how a male author who fell madly in love with her becomes Sweety’s friend and confident.
Quoi de mieux que de commencer l’année avec une belle série explorant le combat que mène un groupe d’activistes pour le respecter des droits des personnes LGBT.
Aligarh: A poem about a man who loves another man. Hansal Mehta’s Aligarh (2016) begins with the screeching noise of a train as the camera focuses on the deserted, smoggy street of Aligarh lit by yellow street lights.
The gradual slamming of words into hungry brains was soon translated into spoken words with meanings; each his or her own. The unlearnt listener was being taught the ways of Slam 101. A story was told and a dozen more unfolded. The listener was in awe as the words flew around him.
The Mastercard Foundation invite young visual artists (ages 18–35) who live or do most of their work in Africa to submit examples of their art that reveals their perspective and captures their vision of living and working on the African continent experiencing massive change. Submission deadline: 15 November 2017
The Young Queer Alliance(YQA) which which aims to empower young lgbt and allies organised an outing as a medium for capacity building as well as a chillaxing moments between friends.
Comment réagirez-vous si une personne du même sexe vous frôle la main sur un escalier automatisé… avec Grégory Guillotin
As the world celebrated Christmas on the 25 December, it was also marked by the lost of the one who was known as the “Gay Rights Champion”; George Michael.
Black Friday was a few days back, and homeless LGBT folks at the Ali Forney Center had the pleasant surprised of spending quality time with Lady Gaga
Barrack Obama said he felt ‘choked” while bestowing this honour on Ellen (a very emotional Ellen who broke into tears) at the White House, this 22 November… as he is overwhelmed with emotions.