Film Festival: Queer Waves, Our Stories

Date & Time
Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 10:00 to 18:00
NYU Shanghai Auditorium

A day-long event of documentaries, narrative and experimental shorts about queer experiences today, followed by a panel discussion with filmmakers and scholars



10:00 - Opening Remarks

10:10 - Session 1
Documentary Screenings:
《我係我》I am ME (20 min, Eric Tsang)
《我们的故事 – 北京酷儿影展十年游击战》Our Story: The Beijing Queer Film Festival’s 10 Years of "Guerrilla Warfare” (42 min, Yang Yang)

11:15 - Session 2
Documentary Screenings:
《残次品》Damaged Goods (4 min, Harm Weistra)
《晃游身体》Body at Large (48 min, Ying Zhengru)
《莎乐美之狂》Salomania (17 min, Pauline Boudry & Renate Lorenz)

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break

13:30 - Session 3
Feature Screening:《夜》Night (95 min, Zhou Hao)

15:15 - Session 4
Documentary Screening:《奇缘一生》Our Marriages: When Lesbians Marry Gay Men (45 min, He Xiaopei & Yuan Yuan)

16:00 - Session 5
Panel Discussion: Zhen Zhang moderates a discussion by filmmakers, critics, and community members

17:00 - 18:00 Reception

Co-presented by NYU Shanghai, Cinema Studies' Asian Film & Media Initiative at NYU, and Beijing Queer Film Festival
Co-sponsored by NYU Shanghai's Filmopolis Students Association

Location & Details

To our visitors

  • RSVP’s are required for all events.  RSVP HERE
  • Visitors will need to present a photo ID at the entrance
  • There is no public parking on campus
  • Entrance only through the South Lobby (1555 Century Avenue) 
  • Taxi card


Metro:  Century Avenue Station, Metro Lines 2/4/6/9 Exit 6 in location B

Bus: Century Avenue at Pudian Road, Bus Lines 169/987