Monday September 7th, 2015

Shame and Honour


He flees his family to save his life. She did the unthinkable and stood up for her love to another woman. Her father must save the family honor. A documentary by Oscar Hedin on a never before depicted the world about lesbians, gays and culture of honor.

The movie premiers:
28/9 2009 at the movie theater in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö
4/10 2009 SVT2 20.00 (Dokument inifrån)

In connection with the premieres organized film talks are held with Nalin Pekgul (Chairman of S-women), Soren Juvas (chairman of RFSL) and Gudrun Schyman (spokesperson Feminist Initiative).

For more news about the movie see Laika Films & Television’s news page.

Script and director: Oscar Hedin
Producer: Oscar Hedin and Erik Sandberg
Photo: Annika Busch and Jon Rudberg
Editor: Helena Fredriksson
Research: Mahall Castro, Victoria Gaunitz & Lina Rosengren

A production by Laika Film & Television AB for SVT, NRK och SFI.

Awards: Protagonists were awarded with the Swedish Gay Gala Honorary Award 2010.