Filmi Pride

Jun 05, 2016, 04:20 AM

In this episode we celebrate Pride by discussing three recent Hindi films featuring LGBTQ characters and issues.

Show Notes:

It’s Edmonton Pride week ( Gay stereotypes and comedic relief Thank you Annarios for your review! Is Erin funny? Deep Mehta’s Fire( and Bombay Talkies ( Margarita With A Straw ( Disliking a film with good intentions Kalki Koechlin’s commitment to her role Gabrielle ( “normal” is relative INTERVAL (“Kar Gayi Chuli” ( from Kapoor & Sons)

Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921) ( Arjun Kapoor ( in name only Spoiler alert: Fawad Khan’s character is gay and his family doesn’t know Fawad Khan is really attractive ( Not defining a character by their sexuality Dramatizing coming out Aligarh ( Based on a real event ( Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code ( Being forced to become an advocate for a cause Freeheld ( India Film Festival of Alberta ( NEXT TIME: a 2016 mid-year round up

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