International Queer Animation Shorts

Saturday, June 3, 11:00 Cinematheque 2

Tickets are available at 03-6060800 ext. 9
or via this link

73 min

Dir: Lora D’Addazio
Belgium 2016, 6 min, French with English subs

Juliette is a shy young girl who is terrified, travelling in a car with two crazy girls who do not pay attention to the road. She has a sense of foreboding.

Venus – Filly the lesbian little Fairy
Dir: Sávio Leite
Brazil 2017, 6 min, Portuguese with English subs

In this animated fairy-tale Filly, a lesbian fairy with nimble fingers, seduces women by day dressed as a boy. But at night something strange happens and soon half the population of Whatsit Village are eagerly queuing up.

Dir: Allen Martsch
USA, 2016, 4 min, No Dialogue

Jason, a shy teen, reluctantly writes a heartfelt candy gram message to his high school crush, Armando.

Dir: Alex Myung
USA, 2016, 23 min, no Dialogue
The story of how one boy’s personal discovery affects the long distance relationship he has with his mother

The Night Cleaner
Dir: Blair Fukumura
Canada, 2016, 5:30 min, English with no Subs
As the night cleaner in Canada’s busiest gay bathhouse, Travis has his work cut out for him.

Joanna Rytel
Sweden, 2016, Animation, 13 min, English subtitles

A film about defying and stretching the generally accepted standards of good motherhood.

Formol 105
Dir: Martín Rodríguez Vázquez
Spain, 2016, 5 min, no Dialogue
This short film —set in a stifling XIX century undertaker’s — narrates a disturbing story about love and horror. The movie is allegory about accepting your own sexual orientation.

Espresso Doppio
Dir: Mika Koskinen
Findland, 2016, 4 min, no Dialogue

Two different people, two different backgrounds and a cup of coffee. Are we able to understand each other after all?

Dir: Glynn Urquhart
Australia, 2016, 6 min, no Dialogue

In the same way a virus infects its host, an infectious romantic relationship between two men develops. An animated film about the rules of attraction.