18th Annual Edition
November 6-16, 2014 

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 09:46
Young & Queerly Rebellious: Panel and Screening of "Girlfriend, Boyfriend"

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YOUNG AND QUEERLY REBELLIOUS: Panel and Screening of Girlfriend, Boyfriend

FREE admission

Saturday Mar 29, 2014
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Drive
University of Toronto

Reel Asian is proud to co-present YOUNG AND QUEERLY REBELLIOUS: Panel and Screening Girlfriend, Boyfriend. Directed by Yang Ya-che, Girlfriend, Boyfriend is a poignant coming-of-age love story of three rebellious youths set against the political backdrop of Taiwan's democratic reform in the late 1980s. The event is also held in effort to help fundraise for The Home Promised's documentary production through a raffle draw at the reception following the screening.

The Home Promised was the winner of the 2013 Reel Asian So You Think You Can Pitch Competition in the Emerging Filmmaker category. Help support Betty Xie, David Wang and their team!


PANEL
7PM - 9PM, Innis Cafe
BART TESTA, Senior Lecturer, University of Toronto
SCOTT SIMON, Associate Professor, University of Ottawa
SHI-YAN CHAO, Post-doctoral Fellow, Columbia University 

* Snackboxes will be provided

FILM SCREENING 
9:15PM - 11PM, Innis Town Hall
Set in Taipei and Kaohsiung, Girlfriend, Boyfriend (dir. Yang Ya-che, 2012) unfolds a poignant coming-of-age story of relationship, friendship and political activism
Trailer 

AFTERPARTY
11PM, Innis Cafe
Join us for a reception and raffle with all proceeds going towardsThe Home Promised documentary production

For more information and registration, please click here

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