This culture wants boys to dream only of cricket, trains and guns. This culture has no room for girls to imagine beyond the gendered stereotypes.
Malhar is a conflicted man, caught in the tangle of his love for Kaveri, the woman to be his wife, and Niko, his on and off boyfriend.
"Ka Bodyscapes (2016) - a new feature film written and directed by Jayan Cherian, set in Kerala, India
On the evening of the rehearsals, we were told Urmi was having second thoughts about performing.
He realized he was a trans-male when watching a TV programme on transgenders and has moved to Mumbai to complete his transition.
I like the idea that the film is not positioned as a "gay" film. Clever move, I say!
I like to believe that time will heal everything.
Coming Out follows the inspiring stories of members of the LGBTQ community in India who have finally decided that they don't want to hide who they really are, or who they love.
With this series of short films/documentaries, Queer Ink is now also a Producer.
Dedicated to the caged birds in this free country.
Bangalore Queer Film Festival to be held from 26th till 28th February.
Time and again the need has been felt to reach out to parents and relatives of LGBTQ individuals and address their fears, doubts and apprehensions about the safety, well-being and happiness of their children.
I know my odds and I try my best to understand the effects of being a romantic and a sexual minority.
Shortly before 3 p.m., the cab pulled up in front of a building that didn't look well-maintained from outside. Patches of black mould covered the white paint on the outer walls. Some of the windows needed repairing.
I used to hold on to hope before, but now I have to slow down every few steps because I walk with what feels like the burden of hopelessness of the world.
We invite all free thinking individuals, groups and entities to join us for the Kolkata Rainbow Pride Walk. Let us stand in solidarity against discrimination, exclusion, and violence.
The King of Heaven granted the humans a wish. The earth can listen to the happy sighs echoing as the smell of wet earth maddens every heart.
It wasn’t until one item song when I was looking at the actress a little too intently for it to be just admiration that I realized, shit, maybe I’m not so straight after all.
CSMR co-ordially invites all to Bangalore Pride Walk, as part of "Bengaluru Pride & Karnataka Queer Habba" celebrations. We walk to end discrimination and violence against LGBT persons.
Many people still don’t know that asexuality exists, so awareness is a problem.