Wednesday, February 14th
4:00 – 6:30PM
THE DANCE PLACE
$8 IN ADVANCE HERE OR AT THE DOOR
Tea & Coffee Reception from 3:30pm. Screens with the documentary Change in the Family.
Directed by Runze Yu
Lead Cast: Delan , Xiaonian, Wang, Wang’s Husband
China / 2018 / 31mins
The Wives is an intimate portrait of three Chinese women in different stage of their marriage, representing 16 million other women who are deceived into marriage by their gay husbands.
About the Director:
Runze Yu is a Chinese documentary filmmaker who is interested in LGBT issues, human rights and migrant workers. His latest film is about homo-wives, women who are unwittingly married to gay men in China. Previous to that, he produced several news magazine stories, covering right to die movement, LGBT barber, active design, 911 memorial plaza, and Chinese immigrants in New York City. He earned an M. A. degree at New York University in documentary in 2015.