Too Desi Too Queer
A selection of LGBTIQ+ shorts curated by the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Foundation.
Too Desi Too Queer is a much-loved and long-running strand at the annual Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival. For the first time we present an online selection of highlights from past festivals; a dynamic and thought-provoking showcase of shorts exploring the lives, experiences and well being of South Asian LGBTQIA+ communities in the Subcontinent and diaspora.
Animation & Artists Moving Image20155 mins
A British Indian woman and her father discuss their opposing views on family and sexuality in this beautifully moving, visually striking 2D animated short film.
Khwaaish or 'Desire' is an Indian short film that glimpses into the life of one man’s longing to find a same-sex companion, in a city that refuses to accept LGBTQIA+ people.
Animation & Artists Moving Image201712 mins
Lalit decides to come out to his parents at dinner. Seeking acceptance, he cooks his father’s favourite fish curry.