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Flames + Chameleon

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Flames

Directed by Deondray Gossfield, Quincy LeNear Gossfield

Two childhood friends: Ahmad, a streetwise, college-bound scholar on the precipice of a new, bright future, and Sadik, a rehabilitated hooligan grappling with his identity, find themselves alone together before Ahmad’s graduation party in the woods. Soon, unresolved issues and old resentments ignite a forbidden blaze between them that must be doused if Ahmad is to have any chance of escaping the past.

Chameleon

Directed by Stéphane Olijnyk

In Abidjan, a gay, muslim young man called Ali half heartedly attends his lover Saint’s Christian wedding. Ali tries to put on a brave face but another guest, Maël, an import-export executive, soon figures out the nature of the two mens’ relationship. Following the event, Ali becomes a target for Maël’s sexual blackmail…

Dates & Times

The Independent Picture House

September 29, 2022
5:30 pm