“Visible Silence” is a documentary film sharing the stories of Thai toms, dees and lesbians striving for visibility, authenticity, and acceptance in a highly traditional society.

With support from the Horizons Foundation, Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, Frameline Completion Fund, GAPA Foundation and others, Award-winning filmmaker Ruth Gumnit and her binational (Thai-U.S.) team have finished the film!


June 1 and 3, 2015: World premiere, in competition, at the 55.Krakow Film Festival

June 21 and 25, 2015: U.S. premiere, Frameline39: the San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival

October 10 and October 14, 2015: Asian premiere, Women Make Waves Film Festival, Taipei, Taiwan

October 14, 2015: Thai premiere, Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand

October 19, 2015: 5th Annual National Conference Sexuality Studies, Bangkok, Thailand

October 22, 2015:  Documentary Arts Asia, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Your tax deductible donation will go directly to getting the film seen by the world!  Please watch the trailer and lend your support.