Seoul Queer Parade 2018
In July 2018, Seoul Queer Parade was held as a part of as a part of 19th Seoul Queer Culture Festival (2018 퀴어문화축제). More than 30,000 Korean LGBTQ and allies came out on streets to celebrate love, diversity and equality while living in conservative society.
Toms: The Complex World of Female Love in Thailand
Thailand’s ‘toms’ (as in tomboys) inhabit a unique place on the gender spectrum. They are girls who dress and act in a masculine way, typically sporting a uniform look of short hair, t-shirts and jeans. But toms don’t consider themselves trans or even lesbians, despite the fact that they date women (often girly ‘dees’ or other toms).
In this short documentary, we explore the world of tom culture and Thailand’s complex girl-girl relationships.
“7465” represents the hidden identify of youth that was forced from being freely expressed. Under the uniformity, they tried to be themselves as much as possible. “7465” is not just a student number sewed on their uniform, but also a fight for their own identification. ‘Young, free and being me’ is what they want to be.
LGBT Youth in Dance Cover
In Thailand, cover dancing is viewed a gender-free activity. The dance community offers a safe space for LGBT youth to freely express themselves. Such as this group who call themselves “ITEMx”.
This short film follows ITEMx to their first tryout for the Esplanade Cover Dance Season 3 competition and the love journey between Jam and Milk, members of ITEMx.
“Mr. Pearl” is a story of Kanattsanan “Mukk” Dokput who live true to his heart. Mukk always knows that he was born in the wrong body, so he decided to make to change. This is a journal of the transition of himself and also the society’s.
“Mr. Pearl” photography project is ongoing project started in July 2015.
Manila LGBT Mass Wedding
Ghiea & Ash
“Our relationship is like a fairytale.”
In June 2016, Ash and Ghiea join hands to be married at LGBT Mass Wedding in Quezon City, Manila. Although the same-sex marriage is not legally recognized in #Philippines yet, there were 8 couples who joined the 5th year of same-sex holy union wedding organized in Manila.