Countries and Closets Screening of Cold Breath

Countries and Closets Screening of Cold Breath


November 10, 2017    
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Bookings closed


HRC Equality Center
1640 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20005

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Presented in part by our Platinum Sponsors


This month’s installation of Reel Affirmations XTRA

“Countries and Closets”

will explore films that depict the lives of individuals who live in countries where

to be LGBTQ is illegal or banned

Cold Breath

Iran. Persian 93 mins and subtitled

by Director Abbas Raziji

Watch the trailer for this film

Born a woman and living as a man, 30-year-old Maryam struggles in conforming to societal gender norms. She is living paycheck to paycheck when her daughter succumbs to cancer and she must find a way to pay for treatment. Trusting in love for survival, Maryam faces her greatest fears head on when her secret is revealed. —Chasity Wingard, Atlanta Film Festival

Hosted by Rayceen Pendarvis of The Ask Rayceen Show

Thank you to our libation sponsor

Thank you to our community partners





Bookings are closed for this event.