Film Screening - Emergence: Out of the Shadows

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Join us for a screening of the award winning documentary Emergency: Out of the Shadow on August 13 at the North Delta Centre for the Arts. 

Dr. Satwinder Bains will be the moderator leading the panel discussion after the film

81 minutes


$8 - Adults
$4 - Students and Seniors

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FREE TICKETS — Sher Vancouver is offering full reimbursement of tickets for anyone on low income.

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For Kayden, Jag, and Amar, awakening to and expressing their sexuality within conservative South Asian families was a lonely and terrifying experience. Denial, shame, and despair haunted their youths, even threatening their lives. Yet, they’ve emerged. In the gripping feature documentary Emergence: Out of the Shadows, the disparate journeys of Kayden, Jag, and Amar candidly converge around a shared sense of compassion and healing as they bravely convey their often heart-wrenching stories. Confronted with tradition and taboo in their Punjabi Sikh cultures, resisting silence, Jag’s parents and Amar’s mother choose love over rejection, offering courage and inspiration to individuals and communities struggling with acceptance. Tender, thoughtful and teary, Emergence: Out of the Shadows asserts a potent and transformative voice in support of marginalized queer youth and their families.


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