Queer Shorts Two
The Queer Shorts Two Session
Short Film programme showcasing top quality queer shorts from Australia and around the world.
The Queer Shorts Sessions are always a festival highlight.
*Film list is not in presentation order and in rare occasions can be subject to change
FULL SHORTS PROGRAM COMING SOON!
DATE: Saturday 14 March 2020
LOCATION: New Farm Cinemas
I Have To Think Of Us As Separate People
Director Christopher Berntsen, Stephen Ira
Run Time 4min
An intimate exploration of a complex relationship between two gay men, one cis, one trans, where the filmmakers fracture and blend their own bodies and voices to create a split screen projection collage.
Language Mandarin with English subtitles
Director Popo Fan
Run Time 15min
Ting finds it difficult to reveal his rather uncommon fetish to his devoted boyfriend Mark.
Language No Dialogue
Director Luca Tóth
Run Time 20min
Looking at an x-ray image a young handsome man is horrified to learn that the weird, tumor-like lump on his chest is the top of a tiny plump man`s head. Nested in his body, he is waiting to be born. A surreal animated chamber play, set in a ‘haunted’ claustrophobic space, in which we witness the dynamics of unrequited love as we follow the relationship of an oddly codependent pair.
Language English / Spanish with English subtitles
Director Jessie Levandov
Run Time 8min
Baby is a queer coming-of-age love story that introduces us to the world of Ali, a Dominican teenager from the Bronx, on a Saturday afternoon.
Language Greek with English subtitles
Director Thanasis Neofotistos
Run Time 10min
A young guy, listening to Céline Dion on repeat, gets prepared to offer himself as a sex-toy to his boyfriend, as a celebration gift for their 3rd anniversary.
Thomas Banks' Quest For Love
Director Pip Kelly
Run Time 30min
A warm and intimate documentary about a young gay man with cerebral palsy who is on a quest to find true love. Winner of the Best Short Film at Queer Screen’s Mardi Gras Film Festival, this heartfelt film is a delight.