NIMBY - Not In My Backyard

NIMBY - Not In My Backyard

April 30, 12:00 AM – May 2, 11:59 PM

ArtsEmerson Virtual Cinema


Wicked Queer is presenting this movie in collaboration with ArtsEmerson Virtual Cinema.

Directed by Teemu Nikki 1h 35m Finland Finnish, German, English with English subtitles Comedy, Drama

Mervi travels to her hometown in Finland, with her German-Iranian girlfriend Kata, to confront her parents and come out of the closet. There, she finds out that she’s not the only one hiding secrets. The two girls will find themselves in the middle of social mayhem in a community of gang bangers, bisexual pastors, activists, racists, refugees, alcoholics and drug abusers. Finally, a belligerent neo-Nazi group break in.

Directed by Teemu Nikki, 2020, 95 min, Finland, Finnish, German, English with English subtitles, L

Content Warning: Racism.