The Rustin Times

Watch 'Defiance: Voices of a New Generation' here

Defiance is a documentary on the Nigerian LGBT+ experience by The Rustin Times in partnership with Love Matters Naija.

Defiance explores the lives of young queer individuals who are not just out and visible but are vocal in the fight for equality in Nigeria. It also explores the laws in Nigeria and how they affect the personal lives of LGBT+ people in the country.

Directed by Harry Itie, it features interviews with Matthew Blaise, Amara the Lesbian, Vincent Desmond and Mariam Sule. Contributors on the Project include Timinepre Cole, Nelson C.J, Emmanuel Sadi and Alexandra Maduagwu. Nigerian media professional, Avviva Oluwaseun serves as a producer on the project.

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