Sex & Gender

feature: documentary ‘taboo…yardies’ tackles homophobia in jamaica

April 21, 2014

AFROPUNK Fam, check out the documentary Taboo…Yardies, tackling homophobia in Jamaica. Director Selena Blake investigated and interviewed people from the LGBTQI communities in Jamaica, homophobic people, officials and more.
IMDB Info: “Taboo… Yardies, is a film that captures the violence against lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgender in Jamaica West Indies and the violation of ones human rights; the socio-economics, socio-political, mental health and the intergenerational trans-Atlantic transmission of homophobia.”

Click here to watch the trailer if you’re on a mobile device