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Italy’s gay rights debate

The makers of Suddenly, Last Winter chat with Xtra.ca

HEATED OPPOSITION. In their film, Gustav and Luca examine homophobia in Italy after the government introduced gay rights legislation.

Boyfriends Gustav Hofer and Luca Ragazzi take us on a tour of Italy as the country debates rights for gay couples in their documentary Suddenly, Last Winter.

The film had its Canadian premier on Apr 24, 2008 at the Hot Docs festival in Toronto. Xtra.ca chatted up the charming filmmakers.

See Suddenly, Last Winter Sat, Feb 14, 2009, at 6pm eastern, 3pm pacific, on OUTtv. Call your cable provider to subscribe.