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Get immersed in the healing magic of queer sex, touch, and desire

Description

* This program contains sexually explicit material

Get immersed in the healing magic of queer sex, touch, and lust with SHORTS: ALWAYS A PLEASURE, a sensual program that prioritizes and destigmatizes LGBTQ+ desire. Mixing the experimental with the explicit, this uncensored shorts block will take you from a sadomasochistic quantum leap to romantic monsterf*cking and all the hot, hypnotic evenings in between.


MONSTERDYKË
Dir. Kaye Adelaide & Mariel Sharp, Australia, 4 mins
U.S. Premiere
A transgender sculptress who is unhappy dating men has a lesbian awakening when a monster sculpture comes alive and rocks her world.


SEX(UAL) HEALING
Dir. Max Skaff, USA, 22 mins
New York City Premiere
Amplifying the voices of sex workers, this mini-doc aims to expose the public to the healing powers of sex without shame.
Followed by a Q&A with Director/Producer Max Skaff and Producer Zola Bruse
Closed Captioning will be available for the virtual screening of this film



BLACK SEX MAGIC
Dir. Beyondeep, Colombia, 8 mins
New York State Premiere
An entrancing BDSM film mixes rough impact with sensual romance, guided by music, thunder and flames.


SILVER FEMME
Dir. Nico Reano, USA, 4 mins
New York State Premiere
A digital ode and visual poem to corporeal as well as celestial bodies, envisioning a future where trans people are safe.
Followed by a Q&A with Cast Jimena Lucero


HOLE THEORY
Dir. Mahx Capacity, USA, 12 mins
East Coast Premiere
“The hole is not the entry nor the exit -- it is the infinite interior, the space which cannot be Seen, only Felt.”
Followed by a Q&A with Director/Editor/Writer Mahx Capacity


AND THEN WE TOUCH
Dir. Benjamin Egger, Switzerland, 14 mins
North American Premiere
An intimate scene between two pup players in a living room.


LOVE IN THE TIME OF CORONA
Dir. Lila Schmitz, USA, 8 mins
East Coast Premiere
The story of two horny singles and the lengths human imagination can go when faced with trying circumstances - especially when it comes to sex and belonging.
Closed Captioning will be available for the virtual screening of this film

Presented in partnership with Aorta Films

Duration

72 minutes

Genre

Shorts

Venue

Streaming: October 15 - 26
In-Person: October 16 at 6PM (LGBT Community Center)

Tickets

Virtual Tickets:
10/15-10/26


In-Person Tickets:
LGBT Community Center 10/16/2021, 6:00pm


ALL Virtual Films: