Queer Shorts One

The Queer Shorts One Session 

Short Film program showcasing top quality queer shorts from Australia and around the world.

 

The Queer Shorts Sessions are always a festival highlight.

*Film list is not always in presentation order, in rare occasions can be subject to change.

DATE: Saturday 7 March 2020

TIME: 5:00pm 

LOCATION: New Farm Cinemas

DURATION: 96mins

UNCLASSIFIED  18+

MISDIRECTION

Date  2019

Country  USA

Language  English 

Director  Carly Usdin

Run Time  14min

SYNOPSIS

A queer comedy about a college freshman who falls in love with close-up magic as an escape from her unrequited crush on her roommate and her recently-diagnosed OCD.

KIDS ON FIRE

Date  2019

Country  Australia

Language  English

Director  Tommy Hart

Run Time  7min

SYNOPSIS

An evangelical tomboy must prove her faith by vandalising an LGBTQ sex shop.

BABYDYKE

Date  2020

Country  Denmark

Language  Danish with English subtitles

Director  Tone Ottilie

Run Time  20min

SYNOPSIS

Tagged as 'Babydyke' by her older sister and her clique, a teenager delves into the party life of the queer scene. Frede doesn’t like labels, she wants to love and be loved.

MOMSTER

Date  2020

Country  USA

Language  English

Director  Drew Denny

Run Time  11min

SYNOPSIS

Former America’s Most Wanted bank robber, the Momster, ditches her daughter Angel (Brianna Hildebrand) with her old accomplice Dallas in order to evade the cops. All Angel wants is for her mom to rescue her from Dallas’ drug dealing diner so they can be the world’s greatest mother-daughter bank robbing duo. 

MY WORLD IN YOURS

Date  2019

Country  Sweden

Language  Swedish / Arabic with English subtitles

Director  Jenifer Malmqvist

Run Time  29min

SYNOPSIS

Shams and Stella are smitten with one another, and a relationship begins to develop. However, Shams has yet to tell Stella that she is an undocumented asylum-seeker.

MOTHERS DAY

Date  2018

Country  Hungary

Language  Hungarian with English subtitles

Director  Dorka Vermes

Run Time  15min

SYNOPSIS

Juli and Réka have decided to take their relationship to the next level. They are waiting for Juli’s mother for dinner so they can tell her the news. This is not gonna be easy as Mari has always been critical towards her daughter.

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