Vilnius – June 13–23
Skalvija /Pasaka /French Institute /Swedish Embassy
Entrance to the films screenings – at least 1 ct
The film “Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine” explores the life and tragic death of Matthew Shepard, the gay student brutally murdered in Laramie, Wyoming in one of the most notorious hate crimes in U.S. history. Framed through the personal lens of friends and family, it’s a story of loss, love, and courage in the face of unspeakable tragedy.
The film will be presented by Matthew’s parents Judy and Dennis Shepard, who, in the aftermath of their son’s death, started Matthew Shepard Foundation and devoted a big part of their lives to LGBT* activism.
Cinema “Skalvija”, A. Goštauto g. 2
17th – 17.00
The film will be also screened on the 20th – 17.00.