Thursday, 18.04.2019 at 7:30pm
The screening is followed by a talk with Bin Chen and Wayne Yung
OV with English subtitles
老媽駕到 WHEN MOM VISITS
Chiung-Wen Chang, USA 2015, Fiction 19 min.
When Mom Visits is a lesbian family comedy-drama. Vic Lee has settled in America, with a job and girlfriend she loves. Her mother suddenly arrives from Taiwan unannounced, but Vic has not yet come out to her…
Bin Chen, Germany 2017, Documentary 57 min.
HOMØE tells stories about queer refugees from all over the world who come to Germany seeking their second home. Through Bin Chen’s lens, we see their pain and joy.
MY GERMAN BOYFRIEND
Wayne Yung, Germany 2004, Fiction 18 min.
A gay Chinese-Canadian looking for love is barraged with ethnic stereotypes when his dream of an ideal German boyfriend is crushed by reality.
Wayne Yung, Germany 2006, Fiction 1 min.
If you’re in the market for a new lover, why not get your very own Asian Boyfriend™!
Guests: Bin Chen & Wayne Yung
Bin Chen, born in Shanghai, is a TV Journalist, video editor and filmmaker based in Berlin. His works focuses on culture, migration, queer and human rights. HOMØE is the graduate piece of his master degree on TV journalism.
Wayne Yung is a filmmaker, writer, curator. Born in a Chinese immigrant family in Canada, today he lives in Berlin. Besides the two videos presented, his works also include: Peter Fucking Wayne Fucking Peter (1994), Chopstick Bloody Chopstick (2001), 1000 Cumshots (2003), The Comfort Window (2010), Schwanzfilm (2011) etc.