The GayBombay Film Festival

A film by Harish Iyer, or Aham. Its a courageous film that takes on the issue of child sex abuse and how queer kids get specially signalled out for this (they do NOT turn out queer because of the abuse – that’s a lie spread by homophobes which is one of the most vicious aspects of child sex abuse).

Two of the confirmed films to be screened at the Festival are;

Amen

A film by Harish Iyer, or Aham. Its a courageous film that takes on the issue of child sex abuse and how queer kids get specially signalled out for this (they do NOT turn out queer because of the abuse – that’s a lie spread by homophobes which is one of the most vicious aspects of child sex abuse).

The Quest for the Missing Piece

A charming documentary called which was shown at the Queer Nazariya festival is an engagingly told film, interesting, illuminating and charming.

Date: 8th August, 2010

Time: 1.15 PM onwards

Venue: Conference Room, Ground Floor, National College, Linking Road, Bandra West, Mumbai 400 050.

Contribution:

Entry is free. The event is sponsored by GayBombay. Individual voluntary contributions are welcome.

About the author

MJ

Now 30, 100% shudh desi lesbian. Likes living large, and on the edge. Dislikes stagnation, fence sitting and hypocrites. Lives in a bubble of joy, with occasional lapses into drama queendom. Currently nursing a massive crush on actress Chitrangada Singh (kind of eerie, her resemblance to the late Smita Patil, don’t you think?). Aspires to build a fully functional support system for the Gaysi community in India. And most importantly, top the 'Hottest eligible desi-lezzie' list one bright sunny day.