SHORTS: EVERY BODY + BOOTY!
Everybody, rock your booty! Rejoice in the loving, intentional, explorative, and kinky relationships queer and trans people have to their own bodies. Shorts include a sexually explicit heartfelt farewell to titties, a moving tribute to breathplay, an animated dive into sex work, a tender thanks-giving for trans yoga, and much more. This program contains sexually explicit content.
I HAVE TO THINK OF US AS SEPARATE PEOPLE
Dir. Chris Berntsen, Stephen Ira, USA, 2019, 5 mins
In an attempt to bridge the gap of intimacy and trust between cis and trans gay men, two filmmakers fracture and blend their own bodies and voices to create a split screen collage of their relationship.
Dir. Graham Kolbeins, Dorian Wood, USA, 2019, 8 mins
A community celebrates the beauty of queer brown sensuality, body positivity, and individuality in an immersive fever dream.
Dir. Erika Sanchez Marcos, Spain, 2020, 22 mins
Joana and Nina are 13-year-old best friends in the midst of the most difficult parts of puberty. Today, Joana has decided to solve her existential anxiety.
Dir. Ethan Folk, Ty Wardwell, Bat Boi, Germany, 2020, 12 mins
Transboi sex worker Bat Boi creates a fond, pornographic homage to his boobs a month before his top surgery.
Dir. Shae Xu, USA, 2019, 9 mins
Inclusive yoga instructor Tammy ponders the difficulties of disclosure and considers the societal mandate of talking to her new beau Marcus about her trans experience.
Dir. Carson Parish, USA, 2020, 9 mins
Heartbreak, breathplay, suspension bondage, and a conscientious ghost create a queer tale of redemption set in the woods.
TOOMAS BENEATH THE VALLEY OF THE WILD WOLVES
Dir. Chintis Lundgren, Estonia, Croatia, France, 2019, 18 min
After losing his job, Toomas, a young hot wolf, falls into moonlighting as a sex worker to support his family. His pregnant wife Viivi has a secret of her own: She's attending classes to become a dominatrix.
Part of The 32nd Annual New York LGBTQ+ Film Festival