Genre

Social Issue/Activism

SHORT FILMS

ABOUT A SHORT FILM

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ABOUT A SHORT FILM

Directed by Kevin Yee
Comedian Kevin Yee makes a short film about making a short film.
PLATINUM

THE (ART) OF BE(I)NG

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THE (ART) OF BE(I)NG

Directed by JB Ghuman Jr.
A visually luscious piece of multidimensional storytelling, at once an onslaught of pop culture and queer aesthetics, and…
SHORT FILMS

THE BONY LADY

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THE BONY LADY

Directed by Adriana Barbosa, Thiago Zanato
This film follows Arely Vazquez, a transgender woman and leader of the Santa Muerte cult in Queens, NY,…
SPECIAL EVENTS, THE LEGACY PROJECT

COMMON THREADS: STORIES FROM THE QUILT

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COMMON THREADS: STORIES FROM THE QUILT

Directed by Jeffrey Friedman, Rob Epstein
This winner of the 1990 Academy Award for Best Documentary explores the lives commemorated by the AIDS Memorial…
SHORT FILMS

CONTENT

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CONTENT

Directed by Chris Coats
When asked to model for a professional photographer, Kevin seems to be willing to do whatever it takes…
SHORT FILMS

CUBAN HEEL SHOES

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CUBAN HEEL SHOES

Directed by Julio Mas Alcaraz
Two teenage boys in Madrid must lead a double life in order to hide their passion for flamenco…
SHORT FILMS

DYNAMITE

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DYNAMITE

Directed by Leila Jarman
A poetic investigation of gender and masculinity through performance art and dance.
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

FABULOUS

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FABULOUS

Directed by Audrey Jean-Baptiste
Transgender dancer Lasseindra Ninja returns to her home in French Guiana to empower the local LGBTQ community through…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO

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FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO

Directed by Daniel Karslake
Four families of faith journey to accept their LGBTQ children in this powerful followup to For the Bible…
SHORT FILMS

FRAMING AGNES

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FRAMING AGNES

Directed by Chase Joynt, Kristen Schilt
Watch as preeminent trans culture-makers of our time breathe new life into a 1950s archive of never-before-seen histories…
NARRATIVE FEATURES

THE GARDEN LEFT BEHIND

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THE GARDEN LEFT BEHIND

Directed by Flavio Alves
Tina, a young trans woman, and her grandmother navigate Tina's transition while attempting to build a life for…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES, FORD UNDER THE STARS

GAY CHORUS DEEP SOUTH

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GAY CHORUS DEEP SOUTH

Directed by David Charles Rodrigues
The San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus journeys through the deep South with a message of tolerance and love…
SHORT FILMS

#GAYBOY2019

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#GAYBOY2019

Directed by Noah Causey
Competing narratives unfold about a young gay man: the one he was promised through the hetero-media against the…
EPISODICS

THE HANDMAID’S TALE

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THE HANDMAID’S TALE

The third season of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale is driven by June’s (Elisabeth Moss) resistance to the dystopian...
SHORT FILMS

I

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I

Directed by Hallfridur Thora Tryggvadottir, Vala Omarsdottir
Svanur searches for the freedom to be themself, in the big city and in the rural countryside at…
SHORT FILMS

INVOLUNTARY ACTIVIST

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INVOLUNTARY ACTIVIST

Directed by Mikael Bundsen
An openly gay teacher must choose a course of action when his sister asks him to step back…
NARRATIVE FEATURES

JOSÉ

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JOSÉ

Directed by Li Cheng
A 19-year-old Guatemala City youth struggles with sex, love, and family obligation in this brilliantly shot Queer Lion…
FORD UNDER THE STARS, SPECIAL EVENTS

KATHY GRIFFIN: A HELL OF A STORY

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KATHY GRIFFIN: A HELL OF A STORY

Directed by Troy Miller
Kathy Griffin dishes the gossip on her infamous Trump photo shoot and the media storm that followed in…
SHORT FILMS

LES LÈVRES GERCÉES

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LES LÈVRES GERCÉES

Directed by Fabien Corre & Kelsi Phung
In a kitchen, a mother and her trans child struggle to establish dialogue.
SHORT FILMS

THE LINE

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THE LINE

Directed by Melisa Resch
Sparks fly at a Saturday morning abortion clinic defense line when dedicated activist Gigi meets punk loner Amber.
SHORT FILMS

LUCKY

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LUCKY

Directed by Lydia Lane
Lucky devises a plan to be able to afford taking her girlfriend to prom, while hiding the relationship…
SHORT FILMS

MY FRIEND MICHAEL JONES

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MY FRIEND MICHAEL JONES

Directed by Ian Leaupepe, Samson Rambo
A high school misfit with severe OCD forms an unlikely bond with a popular classmate through a shared…
SHORT FILMS

ODE TO PABLO

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ODE TO PABLO

Directed by Adelina Anthony
A young, queer deaf man holds his ground against the neighborhood boys on the basketball court.
SHORT FILMS

PENANCE

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PENANCE

Directed by Kayden Phoenix
A young group of LatinX queers usurp their conversion therapy class and take their justice.
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

PIER KIDS

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PIER KIDS

Directed by Elegance Bratton
A transcendent visual exploration of the next spirited generation of NYC’s Christopher Street Pier kids living on the…
SHORT FILMS

PUSH PINK

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PUSH PINK

Directed by Kai Tillman
A trans person's conflict using the public restroom leads him on a journey to answer some unresolved questions.
SHORT FILMS

REPUGNANT

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REPUGNANT

Directed by Kyan Krumdieck
Grace must prove that her pray-away-the-gay dog therapy works by trying to "cure" Fergis the pug of his…
SPECIAL EVENTS

SCREAM, QUEEN! MY NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (Special Sneak Preview)

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SCREAM, QUEEN! MY NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (Special Sneak Preview)

Directed by Roman Chimienti, Tyler Jensen
Over 30 years after starring in "the gayest horror movie ever made," Mark Patton confronts the Hollywood homophobia…
PLATINUM

STEVEN ARNOLD: HEAVENLY BODIES

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STEVEN ARNOLD: HEAVENLY BODIES

Directed by Vishnu Dass
Angelica Huston narrates this exploration of the spectacularly surreal world of Salvador Dali’s protégé, Steven Arnold, and his…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

THE CHUNTA

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THE CHUNTA

Directed by Genevieve Roudane
Two gender-bending gangs of dancers in a small Mexico town face off in a struggle between queer identity…
EPISODICS

THESE THEMS

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THESE THEMS

Directed by Jett Garrison
After realizing she may be a lesbian, Gretchen quickly befriends non-binary dog walker, Vero, who decides to stop…
CENTERPIECES

THIS IS NOT BERLIN

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THIS IS NOT BERLIN

Directed by Hari Sama
Two teenage best friends embark on a journey of self-discovery as they get involved with pansexual avant-garde artists…
SHORT FILMS

THROUPLE

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THROUPLE

Directed by Chrissie De Guzman
Hungover from a bad breakup, a not-so-great stripper makes a house call to a progressive married couple, upending…
EPISODICS

TO BE ME

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TO BE ME

Directed by Daan Jansen
After many years away, nonbinary student Jordan returns home and has finally realized it’s time to share who…
SPECIAL EVENTS, THE LEGACY PROJECT, FREE

TONGUES UNTIED

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TONGUES UNTIED

Directed by Marlon Riggs
Released 30 years ago, Marlon Riggs’s experimental essay-documentary is a defiant fingersnap against racial hangups and homophobic anxieties…
SPECIAL EVENTS

TRANSFINITE

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TRANSFINITE

Directed by Neelu Bhuman
This omnibus film features several short stories in which supernatural trans and queer people from different cultures use…
SPECIAL EVENTS

WHERE WE GO FROM HERE

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WHERE WE GO FROM HERE

Directed by Anthony Meindl
In this anthology drama, three acts of violence around the world — including Orlando’s Pulse nightclub — leave…
SHORT FILMS

WONDER

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WONDER

Directed by Javier Molina
An 11-year-old kid growing up in “the hood” secretly dreams of trick-or-treating as Wonder Woman for Halloween.