Let’s Animate This Love – Shorts
Between Us Two
A gay son talks to his dead mother.
directed: Tan Wei Keong, music: Darren Ng, production: Singapore 2017, running time: 5 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
“Choice” is a traditional short film animation attempting to capture the experience of a non-binary person. The animation was created using a sketchy line in order to convey feelings of the character’s undefinition.
directed: Dudek Pulit, music: Sławek Kandziora, production: Poland 2020, running time: 5 minutes
Eating in the Dark
Identity can be a fragile thing. What defines us and what doesn’t? Through snakey dildos, setting boundaries and a journey through a mind bending forest we follow Siro’s quest for self-discovery.
directed/written: Inari Sirola, voice: Susie Scott, Ruanth Chrisley Thyssen, Inari Sirola, music: Ansso An, Ben Price, production: UK 2021, running time: 10 minutes, Polish subtitles
In Nature (Dans la Nature)
In nature, a couple is a male and a female. Well, not always! A couple is also a female and a female. Or a male and a male. You may not know it, but homosexuality isn’t just a human story.
directed: Marcel Barelli, written: Marcel Barelli, Fleur Daugey, cast: Lucia Barelli, production: Switzerland 2021, running time: 6 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
Oscar is a child who sprouts in his parents garden. Nobody knows his biological sex but he claims the masculine gender. One day Oscar lives an extraordinary but painful adventure in an authoritarian and oppressive world. Will he manage to have the identity recognition he desires so much?
directed/written: Alexandre Siqueira, music: Christophe Petchanatz, production: Portugal, France, Belgium 2019, running time: 14 minutes, English/Polish subtitles
This is Katharine (Hvem er Katharina)
At a young age, Katharine starts thinking that she might be gay. To find her sexual identity, she turns to movies and tv, and from the representations she creates an image of how she should be. In image that is far from the shy and scared girl she really is. Through an all-knowing voice over we hear her story, her thoughts, and feelings, and we take part in her journey to find and to free herself.
directed/written: Ida Hansen Eldøen, voice: Lisa Cordileone, music: Sigurd Ekle, cinematography: Kim-Marius H. Olsen, production: Norway 2022, running time: 15 minutes, Polish subtitles
To All the Boys I Loved (A todos los pibes que amé)
Every person who passes through our lives leaves a mark on ourselves, but none is as permanent as those left by the people we once loved.
directed: Franco Ariel Malizia, written: Veronica Pelañoza, cast: Facundo Cruz, music: The Westerlies, production: Argentina 2020, running time: 5 minutes, English/Polish subtitles