Center for LGBTQ Studies (CLAGS)


"I Am"

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Fall 2010


It was the summer of 1999 in Toronto at my very first public screening of my film titled "sum total" that someone asked me what my next film project was. And I had barely formalized my ideas in my head but I spoke from my heart and spoke of this film about parents of gay and lesbian youth living in India. It had only been a year and a half since my mother had passed away and that feeling of regret of not having come out to her before she died was on my mind.


This article was originally published in CLAGSNews, Fall 2010.



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