Gaycation (2016-)  imdb rss

Follows Ellen Page and Ian Daniel as they set off to explore LGBT cultures around the world. From Japan to Brazil to Jamaica to the USA, the two meet some fascinating people during their travels and hear their stories.

Gaycation: Jamaica  Season 1, Episode 3

Ellen and Ian touchdown in Jamaica and explore how the queer community is seen through Jamaica’s most iconic exports--dancehall music and the philosophy of Rastafari. [more inside]
posted by suddenly, and without warning, on Mar 23, 2016 at 7:41 AM - 2 comments

Gaycation: Japan  Season 1, Episode 1

Ellen Page and Ian Daniel go to Japan to examine a culture where popular media focusing on gay relationships co-exists with a society in which same-sex marriage is still not legal and same-sex couples often bear a social stigma. Through experiencing the country's vibrant LGBT culture and nightlife and speaking with rights activists and LGBT individuals, they explore what it's really like to identify as LGBT in Japan and meet some of the people struggling to find their voice in a country that refuses to give them equal rights under the law. [more inside]
posted by suddenly, and without warning, on Mar 15, 2016 at 9:56 PM - 6 comments