FRI NOV 2, 2018
6pm / FREE
Center for Creative Photography
In Person: PJ Raval
When Jennifer Laude, a Filipina trans woman, is brutally murdered by a U.S. Marine, three women intimately invested in the case–an activist attorney (Virgie Suarez), a transgender journalist (Meredith Talusan) and Jennifer’s mother (Julita “Nanay” Laude) –galvanize a political uprising, pursuing justice and taking on hardened histories of U.S. imperialism.
A modern David and Goliath story, CALL HER GANDA fuses personal tragedy, human rights activism and the little-known history, and complex aftermath, of U.S. imperial rule in the Philippines, forging a visually daring and profoundly humanistic geopolitical investigative exposé.
“Heartbreaking and inspirational”
“Unflinching and eye-opening”
“CALL HER GANDA takes audiences through a gripping roller coaster of emotions…”
»Read full review at POV Magazine