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Saturday, March 17, 2012


The DUT Art Gallery will screen Zanele Muholi’s award-winning documentary Difficult Love during Human Rights Week.

Difficult Love has shown at various international film festivals, among others, the InsideOUT film festival, Toronto; CinemAfrica Film Festival, Sweden; the 26th Gay/Lesbian Film Festival, Torino, Italy; Afrykamera film festival, Poland; the Stockholm Pride festival, Sweden; the film festival of Douarnenez, France; Africa in the Picture film festival, Amsterdam; and Side by Side film festival, St Petersburg, Russia.

The film has since won four international awards, among them Best Documentary at the Durban Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. Muholi has contributed her photography to many publications and academic journals.

Difficult Love will be screened at the DUT Art Gallery on March 20, 21 and 23 at 17h00. Entrance is free. For more information contact the Gallery curator on 031 373 2207 or email