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Celina Jaitley starts Gay film festival in India


Bollywood Actress and gay rights activist Celina Jaitley spoke at a press conference in India marking the start of the Gay Film Festival called Kashish.

During the festival held in Mumbai, they will showcase more than 100 gay, lesbian, and transsexual-themed films from 25 countries.

Actress Celina Jaitley and Adeem Ahir who is a representative of Transgender community and jury member explained why the festival is so important.

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