Rainbow Days 2014: “Children of God” screening at Skalvija

On May 15 the third event of the rich programme of the Rainbow Days 2014 took place at Skalvija cinema.

Approximately 70 people gathered to watch the internationally acclaimed movie Children of God, by Bahamian director Kareem Mortimer. The movie revolves around the lives of two Bahamian young men who struggle with their sexual orientation and face a high degree of homophobia in society.

The screening of the movie was followed by a debate, during which human rights activist and free-lance journalist Donatas Palauskas, LGL Head of Advocacy Aliona Polujanova and artist and screenwriterGabrielė Labanauskaitė discussed issues related to LGBT* activism, visibility and discrimination, freedom of expression and censorship. The moderator for the event was LGL Volunteer Marius Gorochovskis.

Check the Programme of the Rainbow Days 2014 to see what LGL still has in store for you.