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Ticket - Bendigo Queer Film Festival, 'A Touch of Pink', 2005 Object Reg. No: HT 11311

Pink admission ticket to Bendigo Queer Film Festival (BQFF) 2005, 8pm Saturday 2nd April, Campbell Theatrette.

The Bendigo Queer Film Festival was begun in 2004 by Chris Walters, in response to limited social opportunities for the GLBTI community living in the area. It was then the only queer film festival in Victoria outside the Melbourne metropolitan area.

Part of a Museum Victoria collection documenting the material culture of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities in Victoria. In 2005 the Museum joined with the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives and the State Library of Victoria to conducted a survey of GLBT material culture in public and private collections in Victoria. Refer Kate Davison (2006), Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Transgender Material Survey: Project Report 2006.
Pink rectangular cardboard ticket, perforated. Printed in black with extensive text, including symbol at upper left corner of a film strip enclosing the letters 'bqff' (Bendigo Queer Film Festival).
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Chris Walters, 2005
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 5.10 cm (Height), 11.10 cm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: film festivals, films, rural life, sexuality, lesbian gay, making history - gay lesbian collection
Themes this item is part of: Municipality of Bendigo, Victoria, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Project, Museum Victoria, 2005-2006, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: CULTURAL IDENTITY
Secondary Classification: Sexuality
Tertiary Classification: publications
Inscriptions: 'bqff/Bendigo Queer Film Festival/Ticket No: 0052'.

Organisation Named: City of Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 2005
References: Bendigo Queer Film Festival web site

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