Genre

Trans

CENTERPIECES

ADAM

Film

ADAM

Directed by Rhys Ernst
An awkward high schooler learns some hard truths about love, friendship, and acceptance during a pivotal summer with…
NARRATIVE FEATURES

BIT

Film

BIT

Directed by Brad Michael Elmore
A trans teen must decide whether she’s ready to succumb to an alluring group of female vampires and…
SHORT FILMS

THE BONY LADY

Film

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,…
NARRATIVE FEATURES

BRIEF STORY FROM THE GREEN PLANET

Film

BRIEF STORY FROM THE GREEN PLANET

Directed by Santiago Loza
Young trans woman Tania and her two friends must return an alien to its unknown origins before it’s…
CENTERPIECES

CHANGING THE GAME

Film

CHANGING THE GAME

Directed by Michael Barnett
Three resilient transgender high school athletes across the U.S. fight for their sports titles and battle voices of…
SHORT FILMS

DENIM

Film

DENIM

Directed by Daryen Ru, Lucas McGowen
A vengeful school rival outs Micayla as transgender by taking a photo of her using the girls' bathroom.
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

FABULOUS

Film

FABULOUS

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

FEMME QUEEN CHRONICLES

Film

FEMME QUEEN CHRONICLES

Directed by Ahya Simone
Four friends just try to make it through the day without getting clocked as trans women — or…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO

Film

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

Film

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…
SHORT FILMS

FULL BEAT

Film

FULL BEAT

Directed by Kase Pena
A trans teen reluctantly braces herself for court-ordered time with her unaccepting dad, but finds an unlikely ally…
NARRATIVE FEATURES

THE GARDEN LEFT BEHIND

Film

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…
SHORT FILMS

HEADSPACE

Film

HEADSPACE

Directed by Jake Graf
The inner monologues of a diverse cast of trans folks intersect over the course of a day.
SHORT FILMS

HERE WITH YOU

Film

HERE WITH YOU

Directed by Nona Schamus
When Imani goes to her friend's housewarming party, she meets a boy who piques her interest — little…
SHORT FILMS

HOW TO MAKE A RAINBOW

Film

HOW TO MAKE A RAINBOW

Directed by Ryan Maxey
Over two formative years, a young girl and her mother journey through the joy and struggle of a…
SHORT FILMS

I

Film

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

I BLEED

Film

I BLEED

Directed by Bruno H Castro, Guto BR, Tiago Minamisawa
This intimate confession of a person living with HIV is inspired by a true story.
SHORT FILMS

I HAVE TO THINK OF US AS SEPARATE PEOPLE

Film

I HAVE TO THINK OF US AS SEPARATE PEOPLE

Directed by Christopher Berntsen, Stephen Ira
An intimate exploration of a complex relationship between two gay men, one cis, one trans, where the filmmakers…
SHORT FILMS

KELLY

Film

KELLY

Directed by Solène Guichard
Two sisters must come to terms with their new relationship when they prepare to sell their childhood home.
EPISODICS

KING ESTER

Film

KING ESTER

Directed by Dui Jarrod
Under the backdrop of Hurricane Katrina, this story of survival explores the intersection of race, class, and gender...
SHORT FILMS

LES LÈVRES GERCÉES

Film

LES LÈVRES GERCÉES

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

MILLER & SON

Film

MILLER & SON

Directed by Asher Jelinsky
A trans woman mechanic lives between running her family’s garage during the day and expressing her femininity at…
EPISODICS

THE MORE THINGS CHANGE

Film

THE MORE THINGS CHANGE

Directed by Debra F. Simone
All Dana wants to do is create a fun and inclusive videogame, but instead she's stuck working at…
SHORT FILMS

MY LITTLE PRINCESS

Film

MY LITTLE PRINCESS

Directed by Hathaison Gerdprasert
A father and daughter's history flashes by as they dance on her wedding day.
SHORT FILMS

PAISA

Film

PAISA

Directed by Dorian Wood, Graham Kolbeins
An immersive fever dream that celebrates the beauty of queer brown sensuality, body positivity, and individuality.
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

PIER KIDS

Film

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

Film

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.
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

QUEER JAPAN

Film

QUEER JAPAN

Directed by Graham Kolbeins
The multifaceted and colorful queer culture of Japan is shown through the eyes of the many artists, activists,…
EPISODICS

RAZOR TONGUE

Film

RAZOR TONGUE

Directed by Kalena Ranoa, Natalie Heltzel, Puppett, Sarah Poynter
Belle is the queen of calling out all the problematic people in her way, but falling in love…
SHORT FILMS

REACH THE SKY

Film

REACH THE SKY

Directed by Daniel Sterlin-Altman
Three friends on a car trip encounter a butch mermaid, Frida Kahlo, a fabulous companion, and a sense…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

SEAHORSE: THE DAD WHO GAVE BIRTH

Film

SEAHORSE: THE DAD WHO GAVE BIRTH

Directed by Jeanie Finlay
A transgender man’s journey to parenthood challenges our concept of fatherhood and queer family.
SHORT FILMS

SELMA AFTER THE RAIN

Film

SELMA AFTER THE RAIN

Directed by Loli Menezes
A trans woman returns home to care for her mother suffering from Alzheimer's as the two revisit lost…
NARRATIVE FEATURES

THE SHINY SHRIMPS

Film

THE SHINY SHRIMPS

Directed by Cédric le Gallo, Maxime Govare
A homophobic pro swimmer becomes the reluctant coach of an outrageously queer water polo team headed to the…
SHORT FILMS

SKIN

Film

SKIN

Directed by Audrey Rosenberg
A queer teenager struggling with the onset of puberty discovers a living cave that presents them with a…
SHORT FILMS

STEALTH

Film

STEALTH

Directed by Astor Stark
Gia is a "stealth" transgender woman -- able to pass as cis, but still contending with her love…
SHORT FILMS

STONEWALL FOREVER

Film

STONEWALL FOREVER

Directed by Ro Haber
Fifity years after Stonewall, filmmaker Ro Haber gathers perspectives from across the queer spectrum — including those whose...
SHORT FILMS

TAKE ME TO PROM

Film

TAKE ME TO PROM

Directed by Andrew Moir
Queer Canadians revisit an iconic adolescent milestone while telling a story of social change that spans more than…
SHORT FILMS

TELL-BY DATE

Film

TELL-BY DATE

Directed by Sarah Ball
Ryan wants to tell his son that he’s transgender and not his biological father, but fears it will…
SHORT FILMS

THE FAMILY ALBUM

Film

THE FAMILY ALBUM

Directed by Anthony Chapman
A teenage home health care worker forms a special bond with her first client, a trans man in…
SHORT FILMS

THE POINTLESS SISTERS

Film

THE POINTLESS SISTERS

Directed by Dave Sims
A portrait of a drag group formed 34 years ago by mainly Latino men to raise money and…
EPISODICS

THESE THEMS

Film

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…
EPISODICS

THESE THEMS & RAZOR TONGUE

Program

THESE THEMS & RAZOR TONGUE

Dynamic trans and non-binary characters stand front and center in this duo of comedic episodics created by Outfest…
EPISODICS

TO BE ME

Film

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…
SHORT FILMS

TO BE WITH YOU

Film

TO BE WITH YOU

Directed by Elliott Feliciano
Alex is only in L.A. for 24 hours to reclaim their father's ashes but, along the way, they…
SPECIAL EVENTS

TRANSFINITE

Film

TRANSFINITE

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

UNDER COVERS

Film

UNDER COVERS

Directed by Michaela Olsen
On the night of a lunar eclipse, we uncover the sweet, salacious, and spooky secrets of a small…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

UNSETTLED

Film

UNSETTLED

Directed by Tom Shepard
Four LGBTQ refugees seeking political asylum face struggles and bureaucracy in their attempts to gain residency in the…
DOCUMENTARY FEATURES

WHY CAN’T I BE ME? AROUND YOU

Film

WHY CAN’T I BE ME? AROUND YOU

Directed by Harrod Blank with Sjoerd Dijk
Mechanic and drag racer Rusty Tindenberg of Albuquerque, New Mexico, guides us through the aftermath of her transition…
SHORT FILMS

WONDER

Film

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.
SHORT FILMS

WORTH

Film

WORTH

Directed by Sara Prinz
Watch a child grow up through choreographic scenes and metaphorical vignettes representing the journey towards self empowerment, all…