A documentary on sexual minorities in Bangalore, at the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival.
3 MAY 2005, 6:00 PM Film: Many People, Many Desires Director: T. Jayashree Genre: Documentary 45 min
Venue: Village East Cinema 181 2nd Avenue at 12th Street New York, NY 10003
Ticket: 10 $,
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Many people many desires explores the intersections of sexuality, class, gender identity and human rights in India. Set in the city of Bangalore, southern India it records the desires and aspirations of young Hijras, transsexuals, kothis, doubledeckers, lesbian and gays. It follows their struggles for equality, dignity and acceptance.