Growing up LGBT means that one finds oneself facing similar scenarios at some point or another; however these are seldom addressed or talked about in the mainstream.
I absolutely believe being gay and Indian makes it more difficult to come out of the closet. Then again, there are communities where you could die if you are outed.
It’s that time of the year, when we start to take a long, hard look at our life through the year and think of the resolutions that we definitely won’t keep.
The following list however focuses on the Asian Queer cinema and the trajectory of movies revolving around the theme of coming out.
Evolution of queer representations in films (from the movie Fire to Kapoor And Sons) , and what does that say about what to expect in the future.
Gazing into my own eyes in the mirror, I finally said those three words I was afraid to say for such a long time.
The Gay Best Friend, now also known as the ‘GBF’, was the very popular stoic male character in the 90’s romantic comedies.
My mother took it very hard as in she did ask me a lot of questions, there was drama and when I saw Kirron Kher in the movie Dostana, without a fraction of a second I related her to my mother completely!
Bangalore Pride Month schedule is here.
A multi-sensory curated experience, exploring stories of growing up queer through illustrations, paintings and installations from 10 emerging artists.
Written and directed by Sudhanshu Saria, Loev is a simple love story about an unusual love.
To be honest… I hated that fruit, and each bite was like poison to my taste buds.
Out of the blue he quizzed, “Have you ever tasted an avocado?”. “Never… why do you ask?” I replied, amused by the question’s randomness.
Life of a cousin brother, death of a close friend and the 2013 Supreme court verdict on IPC Section 377 compelled me to create “A Straight Proposal”.
This film is not about taking revenge and the good guy winning over bad one. It’s about fighting back in a responsible manner.
Coming out for me was asserting and speaking out my 'different'ness.
Team Gaysi caught up with the musician to talk about his recently released powerful animated video "Soldiers" from the same album.
Today on National Coming Out Day, Gaysi has curated five coming out stories from it’s archive for you to read and celebrate our intimate lived realities.
Saathi - IIT Bombay's LGBTQ resource group in association with KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival brings to you KASHISH Forward.
Stories of love, sexuality, and everything in between seem to be gaining the support of publishers, writers and readers.