Film Screening and Talkback Presented by Reel Q
The Many Lives of Kojin
Wednesday, February 17
Join us for the regional premiere and unreleased screening of The Many Lives of Kojin, hosted by ReelQ. This program includes an exclusive interview with director Diako Yazdani.
Film synopsis: Diako Yazdani, an Iranian Kurd and political refugee in France, goes to Irak where accompanied by Kojin, a 23-year-old gay friend, he confronts his devout family, friends and other members of the Kurdish community with their prejudices on homosexuality. Through humor and poetry, the director presents a powerful portrait where encounters between people are an invitation to a universal reflection on being different.