Director: Xander Stewart, USA, 5 Minutes
Director: Julie Kalceff, Australia, 18 Minutes
Director: Logan Mucha, Australia, 6 Minutes
Dani is a non-binary ‘dragtivist’ of Sri Lankan heritage. Living in San Francisco, they began to explore their relationship to sexuality and gender. After a lip-sync battle win, Dani Boi emerged: a drag king challenging oppressive gender norms. Between chaotic onstage performances and their own personal struggles, Dani fights to be a vital voice for a community in need.
Something About Alex
Director: Reinout Hellenthal, Netherlands, 19 Minutes
Alex, a troubled and isolated teenager, finds a true and supportive friend in Hendrik, his sister’s boyfriend. When Hendrik and Annelies announce their plans to leave the family home, Alex must face what is troubling him.
Director: Ben Lemaire, France, 3 Minutes
“I came out as a transgender to my parents months ago. Before talking to them I was hopeful. I was terrified, but I was hopeful. Too much hopeful.”
There You Are
Director: Lisa Donato, USA, 16 Minutes
A trans woman must dress like a boy to say goodbye to her dying grandmother in Texas.
Director: Michelle Danner, USA, 21 Minutes
This documentary short follows a young Transgender woman from Mexico as she makes her life in Los Angeles. We follow Mariana through the struggles and successes of her life, during her transition, dealing with dating, her conservative family and society around her.