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A story of love, persistence and courage - that’s what a small audience heard from Madison Kelly on 19 April 2009. Madison’s 3-year journey towards sex-reassignment surgery was documented in the film Girl Inside, by Maya Gallus and Justine Pimlott, and shown at the Singapore International Film Festival (SIFF) 2009.
For this work, Gallus won the [...]
For the fourth year in succession, Singapore’s LGBT Pride Season Indignation comes around. It begins tonight with an open house cocktail reception where our new project The Rascals Prize will be announced. Details of this prize will be provided at this site later.
The program for Indignation can be found at the Indignation website. It includes [...]
People Like Us’ Alex Au spoke at a forum organised by a Roman Catholic lay organisation on 15 May 2008, titled What’s Wrong With Homosexual Acts? Part I: Viewpoints from Psychology and Societal Implications. It was the second of 4 weekly forums under the umbrella title A Christian Response To Same-Sex Attraction.
The other speakers [...]
An overview of the reception
The gala premiere of the film Wilde, a fundraiser for People Like Us’ Indignation Pride Season, was a great success. Organised by Fridae for Indignation, it was held at Lido Theatres on 13 May 2008 to virtually a full house.
Nominated Member of Parliament Mr Siew Kum Hong gave a short keynote [...]
Fridae.com, in support of People Like Us’ Indignation gay pride season, is organising the Singapore premiere of the film ‘Wilde’ on Tuesday 13 May 2008, at the Lido theatres.
Directed by Brian Gilbert, this 1997 film tells the story of celebrated poet, novelist and playwright Oscar Wilde, who in 1895 was convicted of ‘gross indecency’ under [...]