About the Program
L.A. premiere! Saar, a gay man from Israel, moves to London after being shunned for his sexual orientation. Although at first he enjoys the freedom previously denied to him, Saar soon discovers he has contracted HIV.
As his family struggles with fear and prejudices, his surrogate brothers, the London Gay Men’s Chorus, help Saar and his family begin to reconcile in this tender, honest, and intimate documentary. Directed by Barak Heymann and Tomer Heymann. (Israel/United Kingdom, 2016, 86 min. No MPAA rating. In English and Hebrew with English subtitles.)
A Q&A with director Barak Heymann follows the screening.