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Queer Fighters of Ukraine

Entry Fee

Free

Runtime (mins)

30

Screening Date

19/06/24, 16:00

About the film

Queer Fighters of Ukraine (extended cut)


Wednesday 19th June 2024, 5pmLucem House, 78 Corporation Street, St Helens WA10 1GQ


FREE, booking required


Screening of the extended cut of Rebel Queers' Queer Fighters of Ukraine, with discussion.


Queer Fighters of Ukraine Alex King and Angelika Ustymenko, 2023, 29 mins


Queer Fighters of Ukraine reveals the experiences of young, queer soldiers after over a year of full-scale war. Former LGBTQ+ activists and queer party DJs now in units near the frontlines share their perspectives on balancing queer identities with life in the military. This is an exclusive screening of the full, extended version of this film.


Doors open from 4.30pm, ready for the films to start at 5pm. This event will finish around 6.15pm.

Please be aware that the content of this film may be emotionally challenging, including references to violence, mental health, death and suicide, homophobia, and transphobia. This event is for attendees aged 18+.


This event is not affiliated with any political party.


About Rebels Queers

Before the full-scale invasion, subversive collective Rebel Queers would defy the heteronormative and patriarchal world by scrawling on the walls of Kyiv: ‘Queer Sex,’ ‘Make Queer Punk Again'. Today, they are focusing on creating short films to support queer people in the Ukrainian army.


Booking information

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