Showing: Wednesday, April 6th at 9:00 PM
Dir. Corinne Teed
A queer exploration into the true nature of animals and the nature documentaries that chronicle their stories.
Dir. Akosua Adoma Owusu
This epistolary short film invites us into the unsettling life of a young Ghanaian man struggling to reconcile his love for his mother with his love for same-sex desire.
You Are Boring!
Dir. Vika Kirchenbauer
YOU ARE BORING! discusses the troublesome nature of “looking” and “being looked at” in larger contexts including labour within the new economy, performer/spectator relations, participatory culture, contemporary art display and queer representational politics.
Dir. Michael Paulucci
A teenager from the South Side of Chicago decides to reveal their true identity during a spoken word performance only to be interrupted by an uninvited guest.
Dir. Erica Cho
When two broke 20-somethings from San Bernardino visit a Los Angeles fortuneteller, conjoined crystal balls and queer, pop song visions open up new spaces for desiring and becoming — across Asian, Black, and Latinx imaginaries.
Dir. Charlie Parham
United Kingdom, Narrative
NIGHTSTAND expresses the universal human desires to assert one’s identity, to be independent, to find a home, to love and be loved.