PG 82 min Drama, Romance. A young woman engaged to be married finds her life changed forever when she meets her best friend's girlfriend. Not Rated 96 min Crime, Drama, Romance. A drama centered on the love affair between two men on opposite sides of the Mid-East conflict: Palestinian student Nimer and Roy, an Israeli lawyer.
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What It’s Like to Be Gay in Morocco | Teen Vogue
When you think of Morocco, you may imagine the mysterious markets of Marrakech, mule-drawn carts carrying stacked carpets, and sun-drenched squares where men coerce rattlesnakes out of baskets. But there is a lot more that happens beneath the colorfully decorated surface of this nearly-1,year-old city. The recent story of two teenage girls put on trial for kissing in Marrakech is proof of that reality. In the case of year-old Sanaa and year-old Hajar, the teens faced up to three years in prison for sharing a hug and a kiss, according to CNN. The girls were photographed snapped by a passer-by, family members reported Sanaa and Hajar to the police , and the girls were arrested that same day, according to a report in the Independent. And Morocco is not the only country where the behavior of girls like Sanaa and Hajar can be considered criminal. In some of these places, the penalty for same-sex activity goes beyond prison — it could be death, according to the ILGA.
This is a time to celebrate people of all sexual orientations and genders. Here at AFF, we are of course celebrating by watching movies. People are often surprised to learn that queer Arab films and filmmakers openly exist, but they most certainly do and this misconception makes it all the more important that we acknowledge and celebrate them. This list is updated annually! Oriented dir.
Home Destinations The Middle East. Being openly gay in the Arab world is certainly not an easy feat! The point of this article is to show that despite being a very difficult place in the world for the LGBTQ community, there is a glimmer of hope for a better future.