Shorts: Our Friends & Lovers
Whether you’re a long-term couple, an extended chosen family, or a pair of boyfriends getting physical for the first time, there’s no doubt that queer relationships of all stripes come with guaranteed drama. The characters in these shorts handle the rough roads of love, sex, and friendship with the warmth and biting humor that it’s sometimes necessary for a queer person to wear like armor in today’s world.
Playing as part of this program:
Saturday, March 7th
Regal LA Live 11
2018 | 11 min | English
Marco cuts class to spend the afternoon with his boyfriend Graham. Things do not go as planned.
2018 | 15 min | English
A hotheaded dancer blows a gig and a friendship as he searches for authenticity and love on his birthday.
Drip Like Coffee
2019 | 17 min | English
In the gentrified community of Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, a Black barista attracted to her co-worker struggles to establish a private space, outside of work and home, to explore her desire.
Who Can Predict What Will Move You
2019 | 9 min | English
Two Asian-American boys spend one last night in Brooklyn between friendship and romance.
Heather María Ács
2019 | 14 min | English
At a queer dance party and drag club, a seasoned queen struggles to disentangle from an unhealthy relationship while a young queer couple stumbles through non-monogamy.
2019 | 10 min | English
An amateur female gamer is given a once in a lifetime opportunity to try out for a pro league gaming team.