"Pariah" Movie Screening

GENDERDOC-M Information Centre is pleased to invite you on Thursday, August 23th, at 18:30, to the screening of “Pariah”.

Pariah is a 2011 American art drama film written and directed by Dee Rees. It tells the story of Alike a 17-year-old African American embracing her identity as a lesbian. It premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival and was awarded the Excellence in Cinematography Award.

Alike is a Brooklyn teenager who juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression. Wondering how much she can confide in her family, Alike strives to get through adolescence with grace, humor, and tenacity - sometimes succeeding, sometimes not, but always moving forward.

Duration: 86 min.

Language: English with Russian subtitles

2018-08-23 18:30
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