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From Toilets to Tablets: Cruising Through Time

Cinema Queer in collaboration with ArkDes proudly presents an evening in the footpaths of cruising with a curated selection of short films in the garden on Skeppsholmen, a panel discussion addressing cruising as an act of resistance, and guided tour with James Taylor-Foster of the exhibition Cruising Pavilion: Architecture, Gay Sex and Cruising Culture in Boxen at ArkDes.

Since the dawn of time, queers have hooked up for sex in all corners of society: in parks, alleys, on beaches and toilets, in clubs and in basements. With two short film programmes Cinema Queer makes space for some of these stories – some true, and some fiction. In From Toilets to Tablets: Cruising Through Time we present the raunchy, the tender, the political, the naked, the power and the resistance that is inherent in cruising.

Program
17:00 Curator’s Tour of Cruising Pavilion: Architecture, Gay Sex and Cruising Culture with James Taylor-Foster

18:45 Panel Discussion: Cruising as an Act of Resistance (panelists will be announced soon)
19:30 Film Program Part 1: The Sweet Sense of Desire
20:30 Film Program Part 2: In the Darkest of Alleys
Bar & DJ in Café Blom until 22:00

This event is a collaboration with Cinema Queer.

View the full Cinema Queer film program
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Dates

Friday 27 September

17:00  Admission free. In English.