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Film Screening: The Pink Report
23 June Thursday - 16:00 - 17:15

Director: Ulrike Böhnisch, Germany, 2011, 75’

The Turkish Armed Forces defines homosexuality as a mental disorder that exempts young men from compulsory military service. It requires psychological and humiliating methods to medically diagnose. This film tells the very personal stories of several gay men who chose different paths regarding the military. The young men are forced to hide their faces because of the lack in freedom of expression as they reveal one of Turkey’s biggest taboos due.


Venue » Pera Museum