Maldivian student Abraham Naim is better known as his alter ego: the powerful and sassy drag queen Medulla Oblongata, a notable figure in the Auckland LGBTQ+ scene. This short film explores Abrahams new home, in New Zealand, and discusses the life he left behind in The Maldives.
This film is part of the SHORTS I programme and will be screened with Refugees under the Rainbow, Baher of Finland and Thin Green Line.
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Director: Roberto Nascimento
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 8 min