Gay Shorts I
Homophobic Amit returns home; a year after the death of his twin brother, Yoni, who died of AIDS. He is surprised to find out that Daniel, his twin’s ex-partner, lives with his family.
directed/written: Netta Shalev, cast: Jordan Tiger, Salit Achi-Miriam, Ido Vaknin, Nicole Harshefi, music: Ahiad Ohali, cinematography: Michael Poretski, production: Israel 2020, running time: 25 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Hands and Wings
An adolescent boy Woo-Sung is unable to move his hands freely due to physical disabilities. So he can’t solve his sexual desire alone. His mother tries to help him, but one day he refuses mother’s help.
directed/written: Sungbin Byun, cast: Seonghun Hong, Wookyum Kim, Geumsoon Kim, music: Kangmin Lee, production: South Korea 2019, running time: 15 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Six years after Bruno and Franco first met and shared a passionate affair, they encounter each other again in the city of Río Ceballos. During a day spent together, they exchange thoughts and ideas about their previous behavior towards sexuality. The conflicts they had in their teens soon begin to unveil and they discover that a youthful relationship might be more important than it seemed.
directed/written: Marco Buontempo, cast: Iván Nicolai, Facundo Cáceres Rojo, music: Mayra Tomás, cinematography: Matías Sánchez Cáceres, production: Argentina 2020, running time: 24 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Thomas, a 17-year-old high school student, finds himself attracted to Esteban, another boy from his school. The rumor of Thomas’s queerness is spreading fast, and he begins to suffer the gaze of others.
directed/written: Olivier Lallart, cast: Paul Gomerieux, Jacques Lepesqueur, Yannis Perrier-Gustin, Henri Flesselle, music: Mekias, J. Zeus, cinematography: Arthur Bourdaud, Anne-charlotte Henry, production: France 2019, running time: 35 minutes, English/Polish subtitles