Summer Festival – Program B

Streaming Online – July 25 – 31, 2021

A weekly program of short international queer films.

$12.00. Admission allows unlimited viewing through the end of the week of release for the shorts program or feature film purchased.

ANTONI-A (USA, 27:30). Written and directed by Miguel Miller.

Antoni-a is a cross-dresser sex worker with a troubled past that we discover while formidable detective Ana Frank is interrogating her. Bloodied and beaten, Antoni-a relays the harrowing events that caused her bruises and Mr. Silverman, her John’s death.

AS SIMPLE AS THAT (Brazil, 19:08). Written by Felipe Cabral, Directed by Luciana Bitencourt

Suspicious that her son is gay, Joana shares her doubts with her husband. To her surprise, the boy’s father knows much more about the subject than she imagined. After all, why was she the last to know?

DIFFERENT QUAKE (USA, 6:03). Written by Brandon Shim, Directed by Jack D. Fleischer.

During an intense earthquake, a love triangle erupts between church missionaries Mark and their potential convert Vanessa. But that different quake saves and transforms them.

LOVE CONQUERS (USA, 6:33). Written and directed by Eric Bendross.

A conflicted young man contemplates coming out to his super religious mother, but what happens next is nothing like either of them expects.

RIMI (India, 13:05). Written and directed by Nischhal Sharma

Yasin and Mauro live everywhere but nowhere. The streets are their home, the night is their life. Why adapt when you can do what you want? Even love is for sale so they can only rely on their friendship -but what happens when everything gets out of hand?

THE LAST ROMANTICS OF THE WORLD (Brazil, 23:00). Written and directed by Henrique Arruda.

2050. The world as we know it is about to be ended by a pink cloud. Far away from the urban chaos, Pedro and Miguel seek only eternity.

WISH FULFILLMENT (USA, 15:53). Written by David Simpatico and Matt Brown, Directed by Simpatico.

A son comes out to his father…12 different ways.