In Jamaica, anti-gay violence is commonplace and consensual same-sex acts are punishable by up to 10 years in prison. Many countries regularly deny refugee claims that are based on sexual orientation.
This is Paul's story.
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Animation: Christian Robinson
Story: Daniel Ewing
Original score: The Desperado Orchestra
Directed by Matthew Heckart