Mr. Gay Syria

  • Ayse Toprak
  • Frankrijk, Turkije, Duitsland
  • 2017
  • 88 min
  • Ned. Première
  • Panorama
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Mr. Gay Syria follows two gay Syrian refugees who are trying to rebuild their lives. Husein is a barber in Istanbul living a double life between his conservative family and his gay identity. Mahmoud is the founder of Syria’s LGBTI movement and is a refugee in Berlin. What brings them together is a dream: to participate in an international beauty contest as an escape from their trapped lives and an answer to their invisibility. Will the dream come true or will the refugee crisis and the harsh consequences of being gay in the Muslim world shatter it to pieces?

Credits

Regisseur
Ayse Toprak
Production
Antoine Simkine namens Les Filmes d'Antoine

Contact

World Sales
Tijana Djukic namens Taskovski Films
Festival Handling
Tijana Djukic namens Taskovski Films

Meer informatie

Beschikbare versies
52
Gesproken talen
Arabisch
Engels
Turks
Duits

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