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Fun, flirty, and complicated short films that are all about the boys

Description

Let’s hear it for the boys with short films that show off how gay relationships can be fun, flirty, and complicated — all at the same time.

From romances and fleeting hookups to the intricacies of platonic friendships, this program has all the boy drama covered. Get ready to meet a charming kleptomaniac, visit a seaside siesta, and go down the journey of a drug-induced adventure on your way to find WHERE THE BOYS ARE.


A PIPE DREAM
Dir. Ethan Wayne Smith, USA, 8 min
Preparations for a hookup with a charming top become messy.




BIRD IN HAND
Dir. Nick Beardslee, USA, 13 min
A compulsive thief meets a man in a relationship.




HARD
Dir. Robin Takao D’Oench, USA, 12 min
A teenage boy navigates the uncertainties of his sexuality after his first time with a girl doesn’t go as expected, forcing him to confront his feelings of desire for his best friend.




CATALINA
Dir. Tyler Rabinowitz, USA, 15 min
Three childhood best friends reunite for a weekend camping trip.




SKIN CAN BREATHE
Dir. Chheangkea Ieng, USA, 11 min
While living in America, a Cambodian teenager finds a home in his high school pool.




I WISH I NEVER FUCKING MET YOU
Dir. Jacob Charton, USA, 10 min
Two men reunite and discuss their complicated relationship.




LECHE CON CEREAL
Dir. Robert Gauldin, Bryan Berrios, USA, 14 min
A young house-sitter takes a large dose of hallucinogens.

This program will be followed by a Q&A.

Showtimes

In-Person


4:00 PM - SVA - Silas

Virtual