Regent Street Cinema
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Queer East Film Festival

This documentary explores the struggles of two indigenous Taiwanese teenagers: Chen, who looks after her alcoholic mother, and Pei, who moves in with her boyfriend to escape an abusive home. Director Ho Chao-ti approaches their experiences from a female perspective, addressing issues of sexual abuse, LGBTQ rights, and rural poverty.

Presented in partnership with Westminster School of Arts, University of Westminster. With support from the Ministry of Culture (Taiwan), Taiwan Film Institute and Taiwan Docs.

Book Tickets

Monday 27 Apr 202020:30 (Closed)