Jason Meeks, the deputy chief of mission of the American embassy in Nepal, attended the Blue Flower movie premiere in support of campaigns to prevent forced marriage there.
Blue Flower Movie Premiere
In the film, a homosexual Nepali man who is coerced into marriage with a woman struggles to quiet his family’s and society’s condemnation of the couple’s failure to have children. The film offers a means of discussing the challenging issues that Nepal‘s communities of gender and sexual minorities confront.
Sunil Babu Pant is the movie’s director.