India. 2016. Malayalam.
Date: 29th June 2018| Time: 1400-1530|Venue: The British Museum, BP Lecture Theatre
Three young people, Haris, a gay painter; Vishnu, a rural kabaddi player and their friend Sia, an activist who refuse to conform to dominant norms of femininity, struggle to find space and happiness in a conservative Indian City.
Bio: Jayan Cherian
Jayan Cherian born in Kerala, India, his films have screened at Berlin International Film Festival, Durban International Film Festival, BFI London Lesbian Gay Film Festival, NARA International Film Festival, Kolkata International Film Festival, Montreal World Film Festival and many other major festivals around the globe and won several awards. Jayan’s filmography includes: Ka Bodyscapes(2016), Papilio Buddha(2013), and Shape of the Shapeless (2010). Jayan Published four collections of poetry in Malayalam Ayodhanaththinte Achuthantu (Axis of Combat) (1996), Ayanam Vachana Rekhayil (Journey on the line of verse)(1999) Polymorphism (2002), and Pachakku (Like it is) (2006).