&PROUD – Photo competition 2015
Myanmar’s second LGBT photo competition. Five series and seven individual photos were submitted.
The story of two transgender sex workers. An intense documentary about difficult lifes: rejected by their families and subjected to sexual violence and ignorance. It also shows the value of friendship.
Ko Latt is a young Myanmar artist who won the chance to study abroad with a scholarship. While living in Zurich, Switzerland, he fell in love. Surprisingly, and for the first time, with another man.
That’s the way I am
‘After I told the truth I felt like a bird flying in the air’. Phyo Thit Luu lives an out-and-proud life as a gay man and LGBT rights activist in Yangon.
The irrepressible Shwe is a hairdresser by day and a transgender performer during the night. While his compatriots tend to be shy, Shwe chose to be out, extroverted and outspoken.
&PROUD – Photo competition 2014
Myanmar’s first-ever LGBT photo competition. With both series and individual photos, the exposition attracted a good number of visitors and attention in the press.
A Butterfly Taboo
While following a Filipino LGBT political party’s campaign for a seat in congress, the director looks back at his own troubled youth, growing up gay. An interesting fusion of animation and documentary.
Red Over The Rainbow
Covering the first Viet Pride events, this documentary portrays a proud community with its various generations, genders and issues. Shot in scenic Hanoi, it is both colourful and lively.
Gay Pride 2012 Phnom Penh
This documentary gives a lively and detailed impression of the 2012 Gay Pride events in Phnom Penh. Various LGBT individuals are interviewed.