Films / Programs


Frameline die-hards know that the best things often come in small packages. Whether it’s the boys’ and girls’ shorts you can’t wait to have fun in, or whole programs devoted to bi films, women of color films, or transtastic delights, these shorts programs are sure to delight.

  • 510 Meters Above Sea Level

    510 Meters Above Sea Level

    Switzerland , 2008 , 16 min. A small airport in Switzerland. Simone has to attend her father’s funeral, but she misses the connecting flight.... Text Voting Code: S515... Read more
  • 575 Castro St.

    575 Castro St.

    USA , 2008 , 7 min. 575 Castro St. reveals the play of light and shadow on the walls of the Castro camera store set for Gus Van Sant’s Milk as we hear Harvey Milk’s original recording to be played in the event of his assassination. Text Voting Code: S628... Read more
  • The 6 Month Rule

    The 6 Month Rule

    USA , 2008 , 12 min. A group of friends gather for a party, which ends in disaster. Text Voting Code: S553... Read more
  • Alessia


    USA , 2009 , 6 min. Inspired by personal stories shared during the workshop, Alessia captures a warm respite from a family gathering, shared between a young woman who is questioning her identity, and her uncle’s partner. Text Voting Code: S636... Read more
  • Allison, My Love

    Allison, My Love

    USA , 2008 , 2 min. When an intimate moment is interrupted, three passionate people are affected by a simple slip of the tongue ... Text Voting Code: S516... Read more
  • Among Colors and Razors

    Among Colors and Razors

    Brazil , 2007 , 15 min. Antony, a hairdresser, goes to work by bus everyday. When he one day notices Esperianca, the bus collector, they start a relationship that cannot be accepted by social conventions. Text Voting Code: S502... Read more
  • The Apple

    The Apple

    France , 2008 , 6 min. Eve wakes up in Paradise, finds an apple‚Äö and commits a delicious sin. Director Emille Jouvet has recreated the atmosphere of pin-up movies in this film that mixes sexy glimpses in black & white and flashy reds, and combines the genres of porn, burlesque and fetish. Text Voting Code: S562... Read more
  • At Home (or love as well)

    At Home (or love as well)

    Spain , 2008 , 25 min. For a newcomer, sex with a woman can be daunting. What better way to learn than to hire a prostitute? Over sushi dinner, white wine and soft music, the two women both reconsider the prejudices they have about themselves, and about one another. Text Voting Code: S525... Read more
  • Baby Shark

    Baby Shark

    France , 2005 , 15 min. Pascal-Alex Vincent’s (his feature Give Me Your Hand also plays in this year’s festival) fascinating Baby Shark is a triptych of teenage malaise, angst and sibling rivalry Text Voting Code: S622... Read more
  • Back to Life

    Back to Life

    USA , 2009 , 12 min. Following the death of Trista’s girlfriend, the comforting shoulder of straight gal-pal Monica turns into more in Back to Life, a gentle story of love between friends. Text Voting Code: S519... Read more
  • A Beautiful Death

    A Beautiful Death

    USA , 2006 , 6 min. Lesbian vampires play rock ‘n’ roll and board games before devouring their latest virginal victim; a rockstar. Text Voting Code: S550... Read more
  • Being Lisa

    Being Lisa

    USA , 2007 , 10 min. A business dinner turns romantic when Lisa and Jason meet. But when Lisa reveals that she is transgender, Jason has to figure out if he’s ready to take a chance on love. Text Voting Code: S549... Read more
  • Berated Woman

    Berated Woman

    USA , 2008 , 15 min. An Orthodox Jewish woman finds herself strongly attracted to the Aryan Supermom bent on converting her to Christianity. Both women want something from the other, but what is each willing to sacrifice to achieve her goals? Text Voting Code: S581... Read more
  • Best Friends

    Best Friends

    Germany , 2008 , 5 min. Based on old super 8 material, this movie about being 15, living in a small town and being best friends. Text Voting Code: S539... Read more
  • Big Deal

    Big Deal

    USA , 2008 , 4 min. The music video for Katastrophe is a creative retelling of June 3, 1968 when artist Andy Warhol was shot by writer Valerie Solanas. Text Voting Code: S540... Read more
  • Blink


    USA , 2009 , 11 min. A rumination on the dangers of first crushes, the value of clean guns and the habits of sea cucumbers. Text Voting Code: S606... Read more
  • Boy Meets Boy

    Boy Meets Boy

    Korea , 2008 , 14 min. On a warm spring day, small Min-Soo meets tall and broad-shouldered Seok-i on a bus. Min-Soo keeps staring at the intimidating boy whose sharp eyes are hidden under his cap. What will happen between them? Text Voting Code: S538... Read more
  • Bus Stop

    Bus Stop

    UK , 2008 , 14 min. With their daily meetings at the bus stop, Mona begins to feel a spark for Tina. What happens when Mona’s husband Matt finds out? Text Voting Code: S551... Read more
  • Pecah Lobang (Busted)

    Pecah Lobang (Busted)

    Malaysia , 2008 , 30 min. Shot in the Kuala Lumpur red light district, this documentary revolves around Natasha, a Muslim Mak Nyah (male to female transsexual) who refuses to live life as a man in Malaysia. Text Voting Code: S534... Read more
  • Buttery Top

    Buttery Top

    USA , 2009 , 4 min. A jug of wine, a loaf of bread - but wait - what kind of bread? A comedy about a first date with extra baggage. Text Voting Code: S535... Read more
  • Circle Your Preference

    Circle Your Preference

    USA , 2009 , 7 min. Circle Your Preference tells the story of two individuals set up on a blind date, both of whom are looking for the perfect outfit to express their gender-fabulous selves. Text Voting Code: S638... Read more
  • Claiming the Title: Gay Olympics On Trial

    Claiming the Title: Gay Olympics On Trial

    USA , 30 min. Claiming the Title: Gay Olympics on Trial explores the additional homophobic hurdle on the already arduous road to athletic excellence. When a gay athletic group started the Gay Olympic Games in the mid-’80s, the U.S. Olympic Committee sued for use of the Olympic name and the case went all the way to the Supreme Court. — JOANNE PARSONT Text Voting Code: S500... Read more
  • Closure


    USA , 2008 , 4 min. A man imagines one final conversation with his ex-lover. Text Voting Code: S530... Read more
  • Comme Une Lettre A La Poste

    Comme Une Lettre A La Poste

    Switzerland , 2008 , 15 min. Suspecting his teacher has stolen his research for his article, Franco, decides to seek evidence as he discovers the unorthodox sexual practices of his thesis director. Text Voting Code: S609... Read more
  • Confessions


    USA , 1971 , 16 min. McDowell, a graduate student at San Francisco Art Institute, opens his film with a confession to his mother and father, listing (in exhausting detail) his sins of the flesh.... Read more
  • Countertransference


    USA , 2008 , 16 min. An awkward woman with assertiveness problems seeks the help of a therapist in this LGBT comedy about therapy and its discontents. Text Voting Code: S503... Read more
  • Crazy Baby

    Crazy Baby

    USA , 2009 , 3 min. A disturbed patient, a hot nurse and a scary needle. Text Voting Code: S602... Read more
  • Created Equal

    Created Equal

    USA , 2008 , 4 min. Created Equal is a dynamic and touching rap music video from MC Flow about Prop 8 and the importance of equality. Text Voting Code: S604... Read more
  • Dancing To Happiness

    Dancing To Happiness

    Switzerland , 2008 , 17 min. A salsa course unites Helen, a high-level broker, and Anna, her cleaning lady. Text Voting Code: S554... Read more
  • A Day At The Beach

    A Day At The Beach

    USA , 2008 , 3 min. Brad and Sally get more than they expected when they go to the beach on a beautiful sunny day. Text Voting Code: S590... Read more
  • Ddingdong!


    Korea , 2005 , 8 min. A twentysomething career woman hears gay bells ringing in her heart for the first time when she sees a new part-time worker. How can nervous Jung-eun get close to Hyo-jin? Text Voting Code: S566... Read more
  • Decoding Alan Turing

    Decoding Alan Turing

    UK , 2008 , 17 min. Uncovers Alan Turing, British WWII hero at the center of US/UK Intelligence, now hailed as the father of the modern computer. His mysterious suicide in 1954 (by eating a cynanide laced apple) has gained him cult status, and spawned an urban legend that the Apple Computer logo is a nod to his genius. Text Voting Code: S591... Read more
  • Devil's Dairymaid

    Devil's Dairymaid

    USA , 2008 , 8 min. A dairymaid is lured into a dark forest by mischievous and ominous spirits. She discovers a magical churn in a clearing and churns until she becomes “electrified.” Text Voting Code: S621... Read more
  • Dirt and Desire

    Dirt and Desire

    Germany , 2008 , 8 min. A wholesome girl takes a risk and invites a hot babe for an intimate dinner of homemade potatoes. But her desire for potatoes takes her on a dark journey that ends exactly where it all began ... in the dirt. Text Voting Code: S559... Read more
  • Dish


    USA , 2009 , 16 min. Emo kids Israel and Louie walk around their east Los Angeles neighborhood dishing about their high school classmates. After listening to Louie boast about his sexual escapades, Israel decides he has some catching up to do. Text Voting Code: S595... Read more
  • Don't Mess With Texas

    Don't Mess With Texas

    USA , 2008 , 7 min. A comic morality tale about two cocky young lesbians who bite off more than they can chew in a Texas roadside diner. Text Voting Code: S572... Read more
  • Don't Erase My History

    Don't Erase My History

    USA , 2008 , 32 min. Bay Area youth search for the history that has no name in schools. In a world where queer history has often been erased, what will they discover? Text Voting Code: S505... Read more
  • A Drag King Extravaganza

    A Drag King Extravaganza

    Canada , 2008 , 43 min. Go inside the history, art and politics of the International Drag KingCommunity Extravaganza (IDKE). With the help of performers, attendees, fans we experience the ten-year history of IDKE. Text Voting Code: S509... Read more
  • Easy Tiger

    Easy Tiger

    Switzerland , 2008 , 12 min. Elena is almost 30, but it seems her life hasn’t started yet. That is until one night, when Lia appears in her copy shop. Text Voting Code: S512... Read more
  • Evelyn Everyone

    Evelyn Everyone

    Australia , 2009 , 17 min. Evelyn Everyone is stuck, single and lonely. On her thirty-third birthday she makes a final bid for love, in the online world of Second Life. But as Eve immerses herself in this world, she realizes that her fantasy lover may not be who she initially imagined. Text Voting Code: S573... Read more
  • Eye and Axis

    Eye and Axis

    USA , 2008 , 5 min. A bird is gliding across an ocean, its wings moving evenly and serenly through the air. Water wells out from an unknown source, erupting into itself before being scattered in a thousand drops onto the dream of a sleeping woman. The water engulfs the resting body like a rain of falling stars, before the bird returns to guide us out of this ocean of dreams. Text Voting Code: S611... Read more
  • Falling For Caroline

    Falling For Caroline

    Canada , 2009 , 20 min. To win the girl of her dreams, a klutzy young woman must overcome a wardrobe malfunction and the bad lesbian habit of overprocessing. Text Voting Code: S578... Read more
  • Falling in Love... with Chris and  Greg Episode 1:

    Falling in Love... with Chris and Greg Episode 1: "O Canada"

    USA , 2008 , 23 min. “Falling In Love With Chris & Greg” is a dystopian sitcom about a disastrously mismatched gay couple. Text Voting Code: S563... Read more
  • Falling in Love... with Chris and  Greg Episode 2:

    Falling in Love... with Chris and Greg Episode 2: "Road Trip! TV Special"

    USA , 2008 , 23 min. “Falling In Love With Chris & Greg” is a dystopian sitcom about a disastrously mismatched gay couple. Text Voting Code: S640... Read more
  • The Family Album

    The Family Album

    USA , 2009 , 14 min. Centered around weddings past and present, and interspersed with original animations, The Family Album playfully questions queer and straight relationships. Text Voting Code: S637... Read more
  • Fashion Ho

    Fashion Ho

    USA , 2008 , 3 min. Music video from the group Dalistyxx. Text Voting Code: S603... Read more
  • Fifth Fugue

    Fifth Fugue

    Switzerland , 2009 , 4 min. A young student takes lessons with a teacher to learn piano. Text Voting Code: S610... Read more
  • Fireworks


    USA , 1947 , 15 min. Fireworks releases Kenneth Anger’s “explosive pyrotechnics of a dream.”... Read more
  • Flight To Sinai

    Flight To Sinai

    USA , 2008 , 30 min. In Flight to Sinai, Jack is a San Francisco high school student, who attempts to reconcile his sexuality with his Christian upbringing. He courageously asserts — in song no less! — that his challenge is to live genuinely despite pressure from his parents and church to change who he is. Text Voting Code: S586... Read more
  • Flotsam


    USA , 2008 , 23 min. Salazar, a tough female Navy lifer, and Parsons, a sailor straight out of boot camp, are ordered to track down Anna Klein, an AWOL officer. When Salazar realizes that she may never solve the mystery of Klein’s life and disappearance, she is forced to recognize her own personal detachment from the world she inhabits and the labor she performs. Text Voting Code: S594... Read more
  • Frequent Traveller

    Frequent Traveller

    Portugal , 2007 , 8 min. Within the security control system of an airport, a man seeks to be touched. Today he crosses different frontiers. Text Voting Code: S542... Read more
  • Galactic Sex Wars

    Galactic Sex Wars

    Australia , 2009 , 14 min. In the year 3069 a bitter struggle between homosexual separatists and Christian fundamentalists rages. Now only one homo star fighter remains and with it one last chance to save homokind - destroy god itself. Text Voting Code: S626... Read more
  • Gently Down The Stream

    Gently Down The Stream

    USA , 1981 , 14 min. Hear your own voice narrate Gently Down the Stream... Read more
  • Get Happy

    Get Happy

    USA , 2008 , 27 min. Get Happy is a coming-of-age musical extravaganza about Mark Payne, who became a singer, clothing designer and stage performer alongside Bob Hope and Milton Berle, all before puberty. Now one of the most sought-after makeup artists in Hollywood, a plethora of childhood footage documents Mark’s trek to the top. Text Voting Code: S520... Read more
  • Getting Off

    Getting Off

    USA , 2009 , 18 min. Getting Off, the story of a boi who searches for her missing orgasm--a queersploitative orgasmic joyride through the beds and streets of San Francisco. Text Voting Code: S583... Read more
  • The Girl Bunnies

    The Girl Bunnies

    Canada , 2008 , 4 min. The original short tells the tale of two female bunnies living across the world from each other. Their tale of correspondence, cohabitation, and co-parenting proves that romance knows no boundaries—especially with the trusty Canadian postal service.... Read more
  • Girl Talk

    Girl Talk

    USA , 2008 , 7 min. Everyone wants to know about Kelly’s date, but she isn’t talking. Text Voting Code: S547... Read more
  • Golden Diamonds

    Golden Diamonds

    USA , 2008 , 3 min. Augusto and Rosetta Guerrero engage in a fantastical adventure discovering the strength of the sexual powers and the charm of Meir golden shoes. Text Voting Code: S585... Read more
  • Group of Seven Inches

    Group of Seven Inches

    Canada , 2005 , 8 min. Group of Seven Inches subverts the subjectivity and authority of colonial art history and everything else it can get its hands on. Text Voting Code: S634... Read more
  • Holding


    USA , 1971 , 13 min. Two young women in love communicate through fantasy and touching in a rhythmic buildup, merging time concepts. Flashes of the past blend with the present and future in a collage of themselves, the hills, the sea and their sexuality.... Read more
  • Holy Water

    Holy Water

    Puerto Rico , 2009 , 12 min. Katerina is 15 and repressed, just like every other girl in her Catholic private school. But unlike the rest, she dares to try to figure out what to do with her hormones. And they take her precisely where she never thought she’d go ... Text Voting Code: S575... Read more
  • I Was A Teenage Rumpot

    I Was A Teenage Rumpot

    USA , 1960 , 10 min.
  • I've Got You

    I've Got You

    USA , 2008 , 5 min. Melange’ Lavonne dreams of the day when she will have children and expresses how much love and support she will have for them in I’ve Got You, a positive music video which demonstrates that love and a nurturing spirit crosses all boundaries. Text Voting Code: S570... Read more
  • I, An Actress

    I, An Actress

    USA , 1977 , 10 min. The answer to a time and effort conundrum at the San Francisco Art Institute results in a wannabe actress’s screen test that gets to the guts of a dramatic scene--an actress and a director.... Read more
  • in summer they sit, the elderly

    in summer they sit, the elderly

    Germany , 2009 , 23 min. Inspired by the death of her Grandmother Magdalena, talks with Madgalena’s partner Gertrud, and well as an old suitcase, filmmaker Petra writes a poem. To keep her memories alive, she creates this beautiful film with the poem in it. Text Voting Code: S630... Read more
  • Innocence Remains

    Innocence Remains

    USA , 2009 , 15 min. A traumatic past experience rears its ugly head in Innocence Remains, as a woman struggles to move her relationship forward. Text Voting Code: S589... Read more
  • The Island

    The Island

    Canada , 2008 , 5 min. The filmmaker considers, with the help of animation, a piece of fan mail he received. Text Voting Code: S508... Read more
  • James


    Ireland , 2008 , 18 min. When James realizes that long-buried secrets can lead to poor family relations, he feels it’s time to confide in his only friend with a secret of his own. Text Voting Code: S521... Read more
  • Jew Lo From The Block

    Jew Lo From The Block

    USA , 2009 , 4 min. A musical parody about how a Jewish American Princess from Long Island turned into a big ol’ faux queen in SF. Text Voting Code: S597... Read more
  • Kaden Later

    Kaden Later

    USA , 2008 , 9 min. For Kaden, a trans guy in his early thirties, top surgery gave him the body he wanted. Now, as he and his girlfriend Monika plan their wedding, he must figure out how he fits into society, not as female or male, but in a space in between. Text Voting Code: S561... Read more
  • Kat-I's Sex Toy Stories

    Kat-I's Sex Toy Stories

    USA , 2007 , 5 min. What is your sex toy story? Kat-I and Nano elicit an eyebrow raising assortment about true tales about sex with objects. Text Voting Code: S579... Read more
  • Keep It Movin'

    Keep It Movin'

    USA , 2008 , 9 min. Recording rap duo Yo Majesty on world tour. Featuring JWl B and Shoulda K. Text Voting Code: S588... Read more
  • Keep Walking

    Keep Walking

    Korea , 2008 , 19 min. In this courageous film on the experience of the lesbian community in Korea, where it is hard to find lesbian films, friends tell their stories about the complications of family conflicts, the problems of living together and and the necessity of lesbian community. Text Voting Code: S593... Read more
  • Kristy


    USA , 2009 , 8 min. An eight-year-old girl who is in love with her favorite T-shirt battles with her mother, who wishes she would start wearing dresses. Text Voting Code: S632... Read more
  • Krudas


    Cuba , 2006 , 29 min. Krudas explores the lives and work of a Cuban lesbian couple who are hip hop singers and performers. The duo addresses issues such as women’s liberation, lesbian rights, female solidarity and racism. Their work is deeply engaged with feminism and strong ties to their African roots. Text Voting Code: S582... Read more
  • L1fe


    USA , 2008 , 4 min. Music video for Billboard charting transman, Joshua Klipp, and featuring the queer modern dance company, Sarah Bush Dance Project. Text Voting Code: S555... Read more
  • Lash


    Australia , 2008 , 6 min. Celina discovers that religious persecution cannot kill the power of love. Text Voting Code: S518... Read more
  • The Leather Daddy And The Unicorn

    The Leather Daddy And The Unicorn

    USA , 2008 , 2 min. When leather meets horn, magic is reborn. Text Voting Code: S507... Read more
  • Lez Porn: Pleasure and Danger

    Lez Porn: Pleasure and Danger

    USA , 2007 , 4 min. Lesbian hands: Powerful Pleasurable Female Competent Dangerous Invisible Forbidden

    Does danger make pleasure sweeter? Text Voting Code: S598... Read more
  • Licorice


    USA , 2008 , 7 min. Licorice is a sweet, relevant coming of age story about a teenage girl looking to find connection in life by meeting people online. While attempting to arrange a meeting with a new older friend, she runs into a major obstacle: DAD. Text Voting Code: S524... Read more
  • Lie Together

    Lie Together

    USA , 2008 , 14 min. Does the memory of that first soft kiss lessen the blow of the anger and relationship fatigue? In one afternoon Margot and Claudia’s relationship is sliced open to reveal those moments when what is, what was, and what could be, collide. Text Voting Code: S558... Read more
  • Lipstick


    USA , 2008 , 3 min. A bathroom lock and Judy Garland join forces in this poignant tale of a boy exploring his style and sexuality. Text Voting Code: S511... Read more
  • Lipstique (Featuring Fauxnique)

    Lipstique (Featuring Fauxnique)

    USA , 2009 , 5 min. Featuring locals Fauxnique and Peaches Christ, this music video for Silencefiction’s “Lipstique” is part drag queen make-up tutorial and part drag performance. Text Voting Code: S569... Read more
  • Little BFFs

    Little BFFs

    USA , 2009 , 5 min. Two children play with their dolls (Miley Cyrus and her BFF Mandy) to explain what ‘Gay’ means in this sick puppet animation calvacade of perversions. Text Voting Code: S576... Read more
  • Little Mutinies

    Little Mutinies

    USA , 2007 , 20 min. Ruth, the fast-talking daughter of a former child prodigy, steals the only money her family has to make a better life for herself and her girlfriend. But when her little sister is forced to go on medication, Ruth must choose between saving her sister and saving her dreams. Text Voting Code: S541... Read more
  • Losing Ground

    Losing Ground

    USA , 2007 , 8 min. Every night, countless people under the age of 18 sleep at shelters, friends’ homes, or on the street, having been kicked out of their homes because they are gay. This piece highlights three young people facing this crisis, shedding light on their everyday challenges and their sources of strength and inspiration. Text Voting Code: S532... Read more
  • Lucha


    USA , 2008 , 15 min. El Salvador’s civil war sets the stage for a narrative short where Lucha and Isabella must face hard truths. Is non-violence more powerful than armed resistance? Does love of country trump romantic love? Text Voting Code: S560... Read more
  • Lushes


    USA , 2009 , 21 min. Cork & Desi, two of Tinseltown’s most transtastic transplants, are trying to make a name for themselves in the world of Hollywood drag queens. But it isn’t until their nemesis Basil sabotages their friendship that they realize they’re meant to be best friends forever, and create the most talked about drag number the Valley has ever seen. Text Voting Code: S592... Read more
  • Make A Mate

    Make A Mate

    USA , 2009 , 4 min. A lonely woman finds a magical shop where she can choose the ingredients to make a mate in this fantasy film. Text Voting Code: S545... Read more
  • Me As He

    Me As He

    USA , 2008 , 19 min. From button-downs and ties to mohawks and leather, join a troupe of sizzling Florida drag kings as they give us a backstage pass in Me As He. With charm and wit the performers get deep about what it means to be a drag king — and the dangers of binding with duct tape too many nights in a row. Text Voting Code: S529... Read more
  • Michelle's First Wedding In A Dress

    Michelle's First Wedding In A Dress

    USA , 2008 , 5 min. A trans-positive look at the life of Michelle, who is getting married in San Francisco to her lesbian girlfriend. Though she was married before, this is Michelle’s first wedding in a dress. Text Voting Code: S557... Read more
  • Mixed Use

    Mixed Use

    USA , 2008 , 11 min. Mixed Use follows the life of a building in San Francisco, and its use by Harvey Milk and the founding of a movement at 575 Castro Street. Text Voting Code: S517... Read more
  • Mother Knows Best

    Mother Knows Best

    Iceland , 2009 , 21 min. Gudini lives with his overbearing single mother in Reykjavík. She seems determined to ruin all of his relationships. Or is she? Text Voting Code: S633... Read more
  • Mr. & Mrs. Singh

    Mr. & Mrs. Singh

    USA , 2009 , 12 min. In a parody of the Hollywood movie Mr. and Mrs. Smith, an Indian American couple enter into a marriage of convenience to appease their parents. But both have a secret they're not telling! Text Voting Code: S599... Read more
  • New Bike

    New Bike

    USA , 2008 , 6 min. Years after the devastating loss of her dream bicycle, a young woman finds it again But this time it is not about convincing her parents, but instead catching the eye of the cute girl to whom it belongs. Text Voting Code: S546... Read more
  • Non-Resident Alien

    Non-Resident Alien

    USA , 2009 , 15 min. A Cuban lesbian hip-hop trio forges radical roads towards self-expression even as they leave their country behind. Text Voting Code: S625... Read more
  • Numerology


    USA , 2009 , 3 min. A short animation that unveils the mysteries of lesbians through the occult arts. Text Voting Code: S536... Read more
  • Ookie Cookie

    Ookie Cookie

    USA , 2009 , 3 min. Ookie Cookie is a gaytastic tribute to video artist Tom Rubintz starring Jackie Beat and a pickle. Text Voting Code: S612... Read more
  • The Perfect Score

    The Perfect Score

    USA , 2008 , 13 min. This must-see dyke short is an autobiographical romantic musical comedy of love and war--filled with bad singing, loads of fun and old-fashioned silliness. Text Voting Code: S605... Read more
  • Playing With Gender

    Playing With Gender

    USA , 2007 , 7 min. Young people on a picnic learn about gender, gender roles and transgender identities in this re-imagining of a 1950s educational film. Text Voting Code: S506... Read more
  • Queer Sarajevo Festival 2008

    Queer Sarajevo Festival 2008

    Bosnia & Herzegovina , 2008 , 30 min. The first Sarajevo Queer Festival took place in the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina from 24 to 26 September, 2008. Threats had been made during the run-up to the event and, at the event’s opening, there were indeed attacks on both the festival’s organizers and those taking part. Text Voting Code: S613... Read more
  • Queer Teen Romance

    Queer Teen Romance

    USA , 2008 , 24 min. Queer Teen Romance is a charmingly perverse homage to the after-school special that tackles bullying in a hormone-fueled flurry of forbidden sexual fantasy. When Bryce, the school bully, picks on outcast Kevin, a group of tough (and brightly accessorized) girls decide to teach Bryce a lesson. But maybe Kevin doesn’t want the pain to stop? Text Voting Code: S568... Read more
  • Queerer Than Thou

    Queerer Than Thou

    USA , 2008 , 8 min. Queerer Than Thou is a comedic short that tackles the age old question, “who is the queerest of them all?” Text Voting Code: S504... Read more
  • Rainbow Generations Making Films

    Rainbow Generations Making Films

    USA , 2009 , 8 min. Shot surreptitiously on a digital camera, Rainbow Generations documents the 2009 Generations Workshop--from the learning process to the hard work of putting together a film in just a few short weeks. Text Voting Code: S639... Read more
  • Raw Love

    Raw Love

    Argentina , 2008 , 16 min. Two friends spend the last days of high school together, but this will inevitably come to an end. Raw Love is a beautiful and sincere story of mixed emotions and secrets that one dare not speak aloud. Text Voting Code: S544... Read more
  • Recess


    Canada , 2008 , 14 min. Jessica, the new girl at St. Mary’s Academy, is used to the life of an outsider. When she meets Victoria, the most popular girl in school, an opportunity for true friendship presents itself until Victoria’s overbearing best friend Rose, a forceful and surly girl, gets in the way. Text Voting Code: S543... Read more
  • Reunion


    USA , 2008 , 11 min. A gay TV home makeover show host returns to his small hometown for his 20-year high school reunion, boyfriend in tow, and discovers that his former classmates are not exactly what they once seemed. Text Voting Code: S533... Read more
  • The Royal Treatment

    The Royal Treatment

    USA , 2008 , 5 min. A young man doesn’t like the Halloween costume his date has picked for him. Text Voting Code: S510... Read more
  • Saint Jude

    Saint Jude

    USA , 2008 , 6 min. Mary, an older lesbian artist that “creates art no matter what’s going on,” shares some of her most desperate times, and the art that was inspired by them, but always does it with a sense of humor. Text Voting Code: S523... Read more
  • The Saint

    The Saint

    Bosnia & Herzegovina , 2008 , 17 min. The Saint is a poignant and haunting story of poverty and human kindness. Text Voting Code: S629... Read more
  • San Francisco

    San Francisco

    USA , 2009 , 6 min. A music video for Jill Sobule’s San Francisco, directed by Margaret Cho. Text Voting Code: S631... Read more
  • Scent


    USA , 2009 , 5 min. A young man takes in the various smells of the city, in the hope of replacing (or is it remembering?) his lover’s scent. Text Voting Code: S607... Read more
  • Self Service

    Self Service

    Israel , 2008 , 10 min. A man meets a boy in the laundry. Text Voting Code: S601... Read more
  • Shafted


    USA , 2009 , 10 min. When femme lesbian Lindsay finds that her ex has taken all of her sex toys after their break-up, she is outraged. Lindsay seeks solace in her friends, only to find that it is commonly accepted that femmes get ‚Äö“the shaft” when it comes to post-breakup sexual property. Text Voting Code: S574... Read more
  • Shaman Psalm

    Shaman Psalm

    USA , 1981 , 7 min. The love shaman calls for a sexual revolution of the body politic urging mankind into a new love age.... Read more
  • Sista Chronicles

    Sista Chronicles

    USA , 2008 , 17 min. Four friends weigh in as to whether one of them should steal back her favorite sex toy from her ex girl. Text Voting Code: S600... Read more


    USA , 2008 , 3 min. Ever wonder what men get up to alone at home? More than a few great minds have worked up a head of STEAM over this one. Text Voting Code: S623... Read more
  • Steeling Magnolias

    Steeling Magnolias

    USA , 2009 , 3 min. A cable guy finds inspiration in Steeling Magnolias. Text Voting Code: S635... Read more
  • The Stories We Tell

    The Stories We Tell

    USA , 2009 , 19 min. The Stories We Tell is a 20-minute documentary about the drive, challenges and unique perspectives four queer women of color filmmakers bring to the craft when they pick up the camera and make the films they want to see. Text Voting Code: S571... Read more
  • Sucker


    USA , 2008 , 17 min. He’s the best Sucker in town, but in the end, he just wants to cuddle. Text Voting Code: S501... Read more
  • Suripanta


    Mexico , 2008 , 15 min. A young man in search of the mother who abandoned him as a child in Mexico comes to LA and befriends a drag queen prostitute who leads him to discover something completely unexpected. Text Voting Code: S565... Read more
  • Teddy


    New Zealand , 2009 , 13 min. Londoner Tony travels 10,000 miles to rural New Zealand to rekindle an old relationship, but a friendly teddy bear will decide his fate. Text Voting Code: S513... Read more
  • Tell Me The...

    Tell Me The...

    USA , 2008 , 4 min. Music video for the BIllboard charting transman, Joshua Klipp, and featuring transwoman and catwalk pageant winner, Asia Vitale. Text Voting Code: S556... Read more
  • Thirteen Or So Minutes

    Thirteen Or So Minutes

    USA , 2008 , 14 min. What can change in Thirteen or so Minutes? Everything! Text Voting Code: S552... Read more
  • Tools 4 Fools

    Tools 4 Fools

    USA , 2009 , 8 min. A wacky enthusiast hawks used dildos in the infomercial from hell. Text Voting Code: S584... Read more
  • Tour de Pants

    Tour de Pants

    USA , 2008 , 40 min. At the first-ever Tour de Pants bicycle race, dirty racers pound much more than concrete as they compete for the grand prize, the Golden Panties. Featuring a multi-gendered, all queer cast. Text Voting Code: S527... Read more
  • Transproofed


    USA , 2009 , 14 min. Friends Ava and Joyce race to hide hints that Ava is transsexual before her unaware date arrives at her over-the-top apartment. Text Voting Code: S548... Read more
  • Tranzploitation


    Canada , 2008 , 8 min. The story follows Kaleb as he fights discrimination, exploits his new trans-man identity (hello cheaper haircuts) and makes the personal decision to get the surgery he needs (Botox of course). Don’t miss the cameo by Amy Ray of Indigo Girls fame. Text Voting Code: S580... Read more
  • Traverse City

    Traverse City

    USA , 2009 , 30 min. Traverse City is a humorous series that grapples with the emergence of distinct transgender identities within queer communities, the disruption of homo-normativity and the complexities of love and acceptance within families, whether blood or chosen. Text Voting Code: S596... Read more
  • Trophy


    USA , 2008 , 11 min. A teenager’s routine visit to her father’s vacation home turns steamy when she finds herself unexpectedly attracted to her father’s fiancee. Text Voting Code: S567... Read more
  • Twoyoungmen, UT.

    Twoyoungmen, UT.

    USA , 2008 , 17 min. High school senior Will Oberlain sneaks into Salt Lake City’s only gay bar with a bad fake ID. When the cute bartender invites Will to a clandestine party, a strange, haunting and emotionally surprising road trip begins. Text Voting Code: S528... Read more
  • U-Haul Rap

    U-Haul Rap

    USA , 2008 , 6 min. Based on the joke, “What does a lesbian bring on a second date? A U-Haul,” this comedic musical romp is kickin’ it music video-style. Text Voting Code: S587... Read more
  • Uncle Denis?

    Uncle Denis?

    UK , 2009 , 18 min. Adrian Goycoolea, great-nephew of the great flamboyante Quentin Crisp, uses his film Uncle Denis? to reflect on a family’s reactions to his ancient uncle’s gender fluidity, his notoriety as an ex-boy prostitute and his newfound celebrity as eminence gris of New York’s art scene. Text Voting Code: S522... Read more
  • Valentine For Nelson

    Valentine For Nelson

    USA , 1990 , 5 min. A relationship is as hard to build as a cathedral - it takes more than one lifetime. In this tender and loving film, virtually every shot is intended as a metaphor.... Read more
  • Vandals


    Switzerland , 2008 , 17 min. Two young graffiti writers searching for their true identity--drawn between the love for graffiti and the love for each other. Text Voting Code: S608... Read more
  • Weak Species

    Weak Species

    USA , 2009 , 35 min. Two alienated high school classmates begin a dangerous gravitation toward sex and violence in order to feel. Text Voting Code: S564... Read more
  • Welcome to My Queer Bookstore

    Welcome to My Queer Bookstore

    Taiwan , 2009 , 19 min. Located in Taipei, Taiwan, Gin Gin’s Bookstore is the only bookstore dedicated to the LGBT community in the Chinese-speaking world. The director explores the lawsuits and the discussion this iconic space has ignited, as well as its place in gay culture: hosting public forums, book signing and promotional activities for gay films and television shows. Text Voting Code: S577... Read more
  • What I Found in Great Aunt Nell's Closet

    What I Found in Great Aunt Nell's Closet

    USA , 2008 , 2 min. A revealing discovery about Great Aunt Nell is exposed via an old mechanical peep box in her closet. Text Voting Code: S624... Read more
  • What If?

    What If?

    USA , 2009 , 24 min. Abbey, a take charge woman, chooses to stage a dinner party to introduce a perfect stranger into her unsuspecting circle of friends rather than confront her fear that her artist partner Jera might be losing interest in their relationship. Text Voting Code: S526... Read more
  • What To Do After The Break-Up With The S#x T@ys

    What To Do After The Break-Up With The S#x T@ys

    USA , 2008 , 11 min. Everyone has a chance to recall their erotic journey as they ponder what they do after the break up with the sex toys. Text Voting Code: S627... Read more
  • When The Time's Right

    When The Time's Right

    USA , 2008 , 11 min. Mel’s indecision about moving in with her new girlfriend is aided by a possessed alarm clock. Text Voting Code: S537... Read more
  • Wig


    USA , 2008 , 21 min. A bald dead woman, her favorite wig stolen by her son and a family that expects to bury her in it in three days? Wig mines humor in the face of tragedy and brings fresh style to the timeless journey of recovery after loss. Text Voting Code: S531... Read more

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