Gay Shorts II
Two Men by the Sea
After leaving Brazil, César meets Martin at an empty cafe in Tallinn, Estonia. In front of them, the uncertain infinity of the sea.
directed/written: Gabriel Motta, music: Dmitry Natalevich, Kevin Agnes, Felipe “Fappo” Apolônio, Jonts Ferreira, Kevin Agnes, cinematography: Oliver Schwamb, production: Brazil 2020, running time: 17 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Vincent avant Midi (Vincent before Noon)
A father pays his son a visit after years of conflict. The son reacts violently to that intrusion. Everything changes when the father reveals the true reason of his visit.
directed: Guillaume Mainguet, written: Guillaume Mainguet, Yona Rozenkier, cast: Jacques Bonnaffé, Mathias Labelle, Martin Buraud, music: Erwan Foucault, production: France 2019, running time: 17 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Next of Kin
Liam, a young, gay, British guy, becomes the victim of the system which denies his existence and throws him into oblivion following the sudden collapse of his partner, Ben.
directed/written: Dean Marriott, cast: Jack Parr, Ray Calleja, Florian Anderer, Maya Henselek, Tania Carlin, Yvette Gregory, music: Alan Spiljak, Sébastien Huet, cinematography: Julian Voltmann, production: UK 2020, running time: 11 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Virgin My Ass
Ophir asks Harel for a small favour that might make him feel like a normal gay guy. OK, maybe not that small a favour. During the night the two will spend in bed, they will learn a small lesson in intimacy.
directed/written: Adar Sigler, cast: Tom Chodorov, Avi Sarussi, music: Neal Gibbs, cinematography: Omer Weiss, production: Israel 2020, running time: 17 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Unique, free and eccentric: this is Serafin, a Spaniard who, during the Franco regime, went into exile in Germany. Sixty years later he tells us, along with his husband, Michael, his memories and dreams to fulfill.
directed/written: Emiliano Spampinato, cast: Serafín Fernandez, Michael Pratsch, Javier Amann, music: Moisés Álvarez, production: Germany 2020, running time: 30 minutes, English/Polish subtitles