SHORTS: YOU MAKE ME FEEL: Award Encore - NewFest


A care-filed collection of shorts that will get you so emotional, baby


Streaming Nov 24–30

Featuring audience award and jury prize short film recipients, this tender and heightened collection of LGBTQ+ stories will get you so emotional, baby. Featuring work from shorts programs WOMEN’S NIGHT OUT REMIX and WE CARRY THE LOVE, catch up with festival favorites from the newest wave of emerging queer filmmakers.

Dir. Daisy Friedman, USA, 2023, 15 min
When an interabled queer couple spends the night together for the first time, they must confront their complex relationships with desire, sexuality, bodily autonomy, and what it means truly to love another person.

Dir. Miranda Haymon, USA, 2023, 13 min
In this surrealist black comedy, a woman’s curiosity in her ex-crush’s new girlfriend complicates after their cosmic meet cute at a Brooklyn rooftop party.

Dir. Tramaine Raphael Gray, USA, 2023, 25 min
An imaginative queer teen weaves in and out of his own fantasy world while struggling to connect with his older brother.

Dir. Fernando Reinaldos, Spain, 2022, 10 min
In the last years, Carmen has dedicated herself body and soul to caring for her wife Rosa, who suffers from Alzheimer’s. In each gesture, Carmen maintains the hope that Rosa will look at her as she used to do when they were younger.

Week 2 of NewFest35 Encores
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