Out Takes - A Reel Queer Film Festival

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Out Takes - A Reel Queer Film Festival

Postby Lentil » Fri May 18, 2007 4:35 pm

Out Takes - A Reel Queer Film Festival - includes films featuring gay,
lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex people and themes. But more
than this, Out Takes includes films from around the world showing some
of the diversity of people and cultures.

This year the festival includes the following films

3 Needles - about AIDS in China, Canada and in South Africa
Spider Lilies - Taiwanese film in Mandarin and Japanese about two women
artists discovering love
Harsh Beauty - in Hindi and Tamil about hijra (third gender people) in
Happy Hookers - in Hindi about male sex workers in India
Hatsukoi - in Japanese about a closeted young gay man meeting a happy,
openly gay couple
Stray Cats - a Filipino comic-romantic fantasy with a straight woman and
her gay friend and their boyfriends
The Journey - in Malayalam about two Indian women who fall in love
The King and the Clown - set in 1500s Korea with the King falling for an
Nina's Heavenly Delight- featuring an Indian family in Scotland


20 Centimetres - musical from Spain about transsexual Marietta
Electroshock - from Spain about the oppression of lesbians under
Franco's rule
Hotel Gondolin - in Spanish about a Buenos Aires home for transvestites
and transgendered sex worker
Living Day by Day - in Portuguese about transgender sex workers in
Odete - a dark tale of romantic obsession from Portugal

The Out Takes film festival is coming to

Auckland 24th May - 3rd June - Sky City Cinema Queen St, Auckland /
Wellington 31st May - 10th June - The Paramount, Courtenay Place,
Wellington /
Christchurch 7th June to 13th June - Regent Theatre, Worcester St,

More information at www.outtakes.org.nz Programmes available at the

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Postby sa..m » Fri May 18, 2007 7:17 pm

i cant wait to see my name is jackie beat and itty bitty titty committee
fuck yeah!

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Postby stabwound » Fri May 18, 2007 10:01 pm

what are they about sam?

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Postby sa..m » Fri May 18, 2007 10:40 pm

punk dykes and the bastard daughter of dolly parton and gene simmons, who is actually a man

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Postby dustbinflowers » Sat May 19, 2007 1:01 pm

that one sounds good...Pity it's not coming to Dunedin. Sigh.

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