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Tunis hosts LGBT film festival

Tunis hosts LGBT film festival
 
Tunisians transgenders arrive to attend the opening of the second edition of the Mawjoudin Queer Film Festival in the Tunisian capital Tunis FETHI BELAID / AFP

Last month, Tunis hosted the second edition of the Mawjoudin Queer Film Festival, the first event of its kind in the Arab world and a militant initiative to promote Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans-sexual rights in Tunisia where homosexuality remains illegal.

Alessandra Bajec reports on a joyous celebration of minority rights.


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