One of the best documentaries at this year’s London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival was undoubtedly Taboo Yardies, about the life of LGBT people in Jamaica.
It’s a powerful look at the issues faced by gay people in a homophobic society, although not without notes of hope and an acknowledgement that Jamaica is more complex than it first appears. BGPS’ Adrian Naik managed to catch up with the film’s director, Selena Blake, at the LLGFF to ask her about the film and the challenges she faced making it.
It’s certainly interesting, so take a look above. [Read more…]