Jerusalem Hosts ‘Drag Run’ on High Heels

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Jerusalem’s gay community on Monday celebrated a first of its kind Drag Queen race on high heels, in which 40 participants attempted to reach the finish line without falling.   The race was organized by Jerusalem’s LGBT student organization and partly funded by the municipality. The event included participants from various cultural and political backgrounds […]

The Tel-Aviv International LGBT Film Festival celebrates ninth year: June 7-16

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Now in its 9th year, the Tel-Aviv International LGBT Film Festival (TLVFest) is one of the most important cultural LGBT events in Israel and will take place from June 7-16 at the Tel-Aviv Cinematheque, coinciding with Pride week. The above promotional video  stars the famous Israeli drag queen Nona Chalant and the Israeli actress, model […]

Nona Chalant’s “Double Identity” Photography Project

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Visual artist and designer Ronny Chokron has come up with a special fashion project, featuring himself and his alter ego, avant-garde drag queen Nona Chalant, in the same photo, modeling clothes from different time periods. The initial goal of the production was to present how gender borders can be blurred.”Clothes are just like mood,” says […]