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Women Make Movies Series: Inside the Chinese Closet

June 22 @ 6:00 pm

$5

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SYNOPSIS

The complexities of gay life in modern China collide at the event where Andy and Cherry first meet—a “fake marriage fair” in Shanghai, where a new, cosmopolitan generation of gay men and lesbian women seek to make a deal with a spouse of the opposite sex. Homosexuality has only recently become legal in China, but morally and practically, life is still difficult. People in Andy and Cherry’s generation, the result of the “one child” policy, are under an unbearable pressure to meet the demands of their parents and grandparents. To these elders, who carry the trauma of the great famine and the limits of the Cultural Revolution, their gay children’s search for love and happiness in the city is unintelligible. INSIDE THE CHINESE CLOSET is a humorous and compassionate portrait of modern gay life, the eternally difficult relationship between parents and children, and the social, cultural, and moral beliefs in flux in China today.

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
6:00 pm
Cost:
$5

Venue

Tin Shed Theater
304 Naugle Avenue
Patagonia, AZ 85624 United States
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Phone:
520.394.9369