Queer Animation

Saturday, June 2, 2018, 12:00 Cinematheque 2
Tickets are available at 03-6060800 ext. 9
or via this link

Duration: 65 minutes

I Like Girls
Director: Diane Obomsawin
Producer: Marc Bertrand
Canada, 2018, 8 min., English, no subtitles
Sundance 2018

Four women speak frankly about first love for another woman, feelings, disappointments, and a deeper understanding of their personal identity.

Spark
Director: Aharonit Elior
Producer: Karli Holdren
U.S., 2017, 5 min., English, no subtitles

A girl finds someone to light her fire.

Tailor
Director: Calí dos Anjos
Producer: Bia Medeiros
Brazil, 2017, 09:47 min., Portuguese with English subtitles

On his profile, a transgender cartoonist shares the experiences of other trans people and the challenges they face.

Manivald
Director & Producer: Chintis Lundgren
Canada/Croatia/Estonia, 2017, 12 min., English, no subtitles
Sundance 2018

Manivald is a 33-year-old unemployed fox who lives with his mother. He spends his days playing the piano, while she washes his socks. Their unhealthy relationship is about to collapse when the washing machine breaks down and a werewolf comes to fix it.

A Story About a Bear Who Wanted to be a Horse
Director & Producer: Calvin Brett
Canada, 2017, 03:18 min., English, no subtitles

A transformative travel story: a young boy tells an animation artist about the bear who wanted to be a horse.

The Decision of Riley
Director & Producer: Yue Xia
U.K., 2017, 03:39 min., English, no subtitles

Riley, born with a female body, has always been confused about her gender identity. One day, she discovered a simple way to change gender.

Natalie D.
Director: Angele Beraud
France, 2017, 05:25 min., French with English subtitles

This is a very short love story between the one who loves and the other, who is loved.

Breaking Glam
Director & Producer: Pavi Meiyappan
Canada, 2017, 01:40 min., English, no subtitles

A bear cub creates online makeup tutorials.

Oceano
Director: Renato Duque
Producer: Mariana Vieira
Brazil, 2017, 15 min., Portuguese with English subtitles

Luna sees someone drowning at the ocean, and starts to question herself: should she use her powers and become a superhero?