Counter Culture – Shorts 2021
Wednesday, 10/20, 1:15 PM
All of Me
Director: Josie Hess & Morgana Muses, Documentary, Australia, 15 mins.
Melinah is a sex worker, camgirl and activist with cerebral palsy, this short intimate film explores her work, philosophy, and the intersections of her identity.
Haven in the Booth
Director: Leo Pfeifer & Sophie DeGreen, Documentary, USA, 20 mins.
At a Hip Hop therapy program in The Bronx, 18-year-old Marc Brooks unravels complex truths about life through his own creative expression.
Director: Samuel Morris, Documentary, Morocco, 20 mins.
DESERT DOGS follows Aya (16) and Ibrahim (21), who both live from one moment to the next, far away from Moroccan habits. They represent what they call “the new generation of Morocco.” They’ve found what makes them the happiest: a wooden board with wheels on it.
Spit it Out
Director: Léa Luiz de Oliveira, Documentary, UK, 29 mins.
Scottish rapper Bee discovers how her music, poetry and performance can help her recover and regain her confidence and help other rape survivors.