12.30 | SPECIAL PROGRAM | IQMF presents IQMF Academy | Entrance: Free
Have you always wanted to connect with the IQMF Academy participants? Now is your chance, as this special screening showcases a diverse set of films by IQMF Academy participants. It is a unique opportunity to see short films by up-and-coming filmmakers, who are committed to queer and migrant topics.
The World Is Round So That Nobody Can Hide In The Corners - Part I: Refuge
The journey of an African gay refugee seeking asylum in Germany.
Integrate v. [ˈˈin-tə-ˌgrāt]
1. combine (one thing) with another to form a whole.
2. bring into equal participation in a social group or institution.
Refuge n. [ˈref.juːdʒ]
(a place that gives) protection or shelter from danger, trouble, unhappiness.
Duration: 10 min
Genre: Documentary, Short
A chance meeting in a park in Berlin proves to be fortuitous for two strangers, faced with uncertainty of their immigrant status and scraping circumstances. Asylum Park is a story about those who are the marginalised in society. A story about choices and courage and what lies beneath our perception of colour, immigration and sexual orientation.
Duration: 20 min
Genre: Drama, Short
More films featured in this screening will be introduced shortly.