COUSIN JOHN—THE ARRIVAL

COUSIN JOHN—THE ARRIVAL


Director: Tom CJ Brown, USA, 5 Minutes

While Cousin John is away in the City, the residents of The Carrington House Hotel in upstate New York yearn for his return in this film posing as a music video.
MISS MAN

MISS MAN


Director: Tathagata Ghosh, India, 25 Minutes, Subtitled

Manob is in love with another man. And he has a price to pay for that. Not only is he fighting society around him, but his own homophobic father. Dejected, Manob decides to travel to the city to look into the possibilities of a sex change operation. Meanwhile, Manob’s father arranges a marriage for him with the daughter of a relative. Manob now has to make a choice between giving up his struggle or standing up for who he truly is.
PRISONER OF SOCIETY

PRISONER OF SOCIETY


Director: Rati Tsiteladze, Georgia, 15 Minutes

What it means to be a stranger in your own home and country?
Prisoner of Society is an intimate journey into the world and mind of a young transgender woman, who has been locked away from the outside world for the past decade.

THE ONE YOU NEVER FORGET

THE ONE YOU NEVER FORGET


Director: Morgan Jon Fox, USA, 9 Minutes

Fourteen-year-old Carey nervously prepares for his first school dance and must decide if he’ll let his curious father meet his date or not.

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE UNICORN

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE UNICORN


Director: Mina Sewell Mancuso, Canada, 15 Minutes

A young girl who is fascinated by unicorns comes into conflict
with her parents and her catholic school when she demands that her confirmation sponsor be her aunt, who is a transgender woman.

LITTLE WALTER WHISPERS

LITTLE WALTER WHISPERS


Director: William Moran, USA, 14 Minutes

Walter is an aloof teenage boy who finds relief from his daily life by posting relaxation videos on Youtube. One day, Walter comes face-to-face with his high school crush: a too-cool-for-school skater boy named Wade. What happens next will challenge the fragile, gentle world Walter has created for himself.

LOLO

LOLO


Directors: Leandro Goddinho, Paulo Menezes, Germany, 14 Minutes, Subtitled

Lolo is an openly gay 11-year-old boy trying to finally convince Max, his first love, to go public with their relationship at the school party.

Contact

Matthew Mutchmore
Film Festival Committee Chairperson

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