your Videos make Isabell Pettau and Anne Zoogbaum young Homosexual on the Internet courage. You want to do with their openness to other courage.Amelie peoples
Two brown pairs of eyes directed to the spectator. Quiet piano music is used as background music for this Youtube Videos. Isabell Pettau, 23, and Anne Zoogbaum, 20, sitting in front of a white curtain with a light chain. In the Background, a small framed Black-and-White photography of the two of you nuzzle their heads together. Isabell, called Isa, takes the floor: "There are not likely many who will say, nowadays, it is but necessary to rotate a Video, and that it should all be normal. We experience but, unfortunately, again and again, that it is now seen as normal."
she tells of a Look or Call on the road, the have you considered. With Videos like this, the two Munich want to contribute to your channel "AnisasVlog" on the one hand, to the normalization of what you are: a happy, normal couple. On the other hand, you want to make young gay people courage: "We know what it's like to be in a Situation like this. If you notice, it changes just a little in life, and you don't know properly how to the signals to interpret," says Anne. Also, to teenage crushes it in this Video. To the first relationship. And the Coming out to parents and friends.
Isa and Anne for more than a year, a Couple of. They seem to be together much longer. You're familiar with each other, their relationship looks stronger. Since last September, "AnisasVlog". In addition to this Youtube channel, the two have led, until Recently, an instagram page with more than 11 000 followers. They have you shut down recently, however. To much hype. To a lot of work. Some of them were stalked by young Fans wanting to get hold of a picture of the two of them, almost. It's a handful of fan pages to "AnisasVlog exist" on Instagram.
you don't want to show kisses just to win thousands of Clicks and Likes.(photo: Alissa Lüpke)
It is clear: With the publication of your love Isa and Anne are as LGBTQI role models for the new instagram generation. Many young people reported the page and asked for advice on the issue of homosexuality. Isa devoted himself patiently to each individual message, took time, answered questions, wrote long texts. For example, a young soccer player, the not dared, to come out of the closet. "They had a need to talk and that you could do with me," says Isa. But at some point it will be the two too much. You choose your Account to switch off. "It is also an extreme pressure that one is exposed to," says Anne, "you will adjust your life completely on Instagram. You buy new clothes, put makeup on you or doing photo shoots."
Nevertheless, Anne and Isa homosexual Influencers, such as yourself, especially as a positive influence on the rising Generation. The open presentation of LGBTQI-love contributes to their normalization, says Isa. In a world that is still much too far from an equality in this area. In your Videos Anne and Isa always look approachable, natural and sympathetic. Without their love on public Display. No kisses in the Videos, not to private topics, to get thousands of Clicks and Likes, as it is observed in the case of other Influencers. To present themselves in this way, it would be for Anna and Isa unimaginable - your press photos in support of this statement is not quite: not Very aesthetically pleasing, very close to the couple, but perhaps also a bit too private. Of course: In the Videos is different. "In the end, people will see 20 percent of our life and this is no secret," says Isa. Videos, how to encourage your Coming-out Story, post, other. "We have taken aware of in the Public, to educate," says Isa.LGBTQI-Talk
this coming Sunday, 19. In may, organised by the Young people page for a discussion on the topic of "Sexual minorities" and tries to find out how tolerant of Munich, Germany. The interlocutors - Maria Hoffmann, Max Dressel, Francesco Giordano, and Linda Nowottny - belong to the LGBTQI scene, and fought publicly for their rights.
The Talk will take place at 17 in the color charge of the celebration drive, Hansa road 31, in the course of the exhibition "10 squared", which is yet to be seen until the end of may. SZ
Isa and Anne are themselves Digital Natives called"". You know, with regard to the topic of social media. Finally, get together independently in an area that appears to many at first sight, yet always alien and superfluous: artist management for the Influencer. So, for those Internet-celebrities, who earn by means of targeted product placements in their Accounts of their money. The profile delete, but for other Internet stars? How do they fit together? "We want to change something and the very young people in this industry can help to advise you incorrectly," says Isa. Nowadays, this is a Management Job like any other. Instead of television, in particular, Instagram is now the new Medium of choice for the younger generations.
Isa and Anne, moreover, an Online fashion shop Called lgbtpq shop with their own collections. The P in that abbreviation in this case stands for "pansexual": a sexual orientation in which individuals in their desire no pre-selection according to gender or gender identity meeting. On their self-designed T-Shirts and Hoodies sayings such as: "The future is gay", "Oh Deer, I'm Queer", or "The world has bigger problem than boys who kiss boys and girls who kiss girls". Anne is wearing one of your bracelets in the colors of the rainbow on the wrist. Earlier it was weighing on homosexuality welded, today this theme is carried to the Public. "Now people put on T-Shirts with rainbow motifs, wear a ribbon," says Anne, "I think we are on a good path."