Gender Me

52 minutes 2008 6.4

Mansour is a gay Iranian refugee and pharmacist; he has lived in Oslo for 18 years. Now he wants to return to Istanbul, where he lived for two years before he was granted asylum in Norway.

Gender Me is a road movie about Mansour's journey into the world of Islam. It is a personal journey in a world full of taboos and conflicting images. He explores the issue of faith and gender in Islam and tries to find the unusual story of gay Muslims.

The film is not playable outside of Norway
Category: Documentary
Genre: Documentary
Director: Nefise Özkal Lorentzen
Producer: Jørgen Lorentzen
Script: Nefise Özkal Lorentzen
Country: Norway
Language: Arabic, English, Norwegian, Turkish