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NewFest 2019 Festival Guide

Get tickets now for the 31st New York LGBTQ Film Festival, Oct. 23 – 29th

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Shorts Program

Busy Thinkin’ Bout Boys

Monday October 28 @ 7:30 pm

This program will also screen on Saturday, 10/26 at 11am

Let’s hear it for the boys! From a jubilant dance number to a California king-sized bed, this year’s signature program revels in and investigates the lives of gay boys surviving and thriving in 2019. Join us on a journey through polyamory, engagements, burgeoning young love, and the power of a super-cute sweater.
Total Running Time: 98 mins

Q&A to follow

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Sweater
Dir. Nick Borenstein, USA, 2018, 0:04:37, English
Corey’s day couldn’t be worse. Then he gets a free coffee.

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Engaged
Dir. David Scala, USA, 2019, 0:16:58, English
Starring Daniel K. Isaac (BILLIONS) and Ryan Jamaal Swain (POSE), ENGAGED is an LGBTQ+ romantic comedy that follows Darren, who keeps trying – and failing – to propose to his boyfriend Elliot.

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Tadpole
Dir. Jovan James, USA, 2018, 0:07:08, English
A shy teenager named Chris anxiously prepares his room for his friend, Alex, to spend the night. In the middle of the night, Chris makes a risky move that will change his and Alex’s relationship forever.

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Marco
Dir. Saleem Haddad, UK, 2018, 0:22:00, Arabic & English
Omar meets Marco, a Spanish student newly-arrived in London, who’s doing sex work to earn some extra cash. But when Marco arrives, Omar can’t shake the feeling that something’s not right about the young man.

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Ruok
Dir. Jay Russell, USA, 2018, 0:12:45, English
Best friends, Alex & Bryan, have a bitter fight entirely via text message, when one of them sleeps with the other one’s crush.

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Three Months
Dir. Sasha Alcoloumbre, Canada, 2019, 0:17:00, French
A romance is shaken when a young man belatedly reveals his HIV status to his lover.

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You Me and Him and Him and Him
Dir. Patrick Boyd, USA, 2019, 0:19:00, English
Will is in an open relationship with four other men. When Will decides to sleep with someone else without telling the group, tensions arise and the very nature of their relationship is called into question.

Details

Date:
Monday October 28
Time:
7:30 pm
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Venue

Screening Room at The Center
208 West 13th Street
New York, 10011 United States
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https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10462359
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Shorts Program