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  • The Altered Lives of LaVonne Salleé

    The Altered Lives of LaVonne Salleé

    USA , 2012 , 12 min. A documentary profiling Bay Area, altered Barbie artist, LaVonne Salleé, including interviews with her fans, collectors, and a trip to her Vallejo gallery. Salleé shares her life, inspiration, and many of her pieces in this short, which is sure to inspire the Barbie fan, or conspirator, in all of us.... Read more
  • The Beginning

    The Beginning

    Russia , 2012 , 6 min. Moscow, 2012. Nobody is out. The true sexuality of Russian women has just begun waking up. And Daria is thrilled with it.... Read more
  • Big Gay Love

    Big Gay Love

    USA , 2013 , 85 min. Jonathan Lisecki (Gayby, Frameline36) stars in this unconventional take on the standard Hollywood rom-com formula, as an awkward gay guy in the stock Meg Ryan/Kate Hudson role and a cult TV heartthrob who is cast as his potential soul mate—as they enter the path to find their Big Gay Love.... Read more
  • Born to Dance this Way

    Born to Dance this Way

    USA , 2012 , 12 min. JOO Si, a fierce, fabulous, and curvalicious back-up dancing diva, auditions for the opportunity of a lifetime to gyrate behind the sexy female pop singing sensation, THE 4PLAY LADIES.... Read more
  • But I'm A Cheerleader

    But I'm A Cheerleader

    USA , 1999 , 85 min. Natasha Lyonne shines in this John Waters influenced, 1999 cult classic romantic comedy that brilliantly blends hilarity with romance as a high school girl finds the courage to be herself while she is forced to attend an extremely campy ex-gay program.... Read more
  • But I'm a Genderqueer

    But I'm a Genderqueer

    USA , 2011 , 12 min. This playful short is the story of one person’s journey through the scary (but magical) world of gender identity, where queer-self-love triumphs over all other obstacles.... Read more
  • Click

    Click

    Canada , 2013 , 17 min. When die-hard romantic Darcy gets her heart broken on her 30th birthday, her friends rally round to help her recover. Mayhem ensues in Chew’s (Falling for Caroline) modern, fun, romantic comedy about lesbian dating mishaps while trying to find a date that clicks—whether she’s found online or while out on a run.... Read more
  • Climax

    Climax

    USA , 2012 , 10 min. An urbane but stale couple lobs double entendres back-and-forth as they prepare for a dinner party in their honor. Will they ever make it to the party? And what about the corpse in the piano room?... Read more
  • Cuki Colorinchi Evolution

    Cuki Colorinchi Evolution

    Spain , 2011 , 4 min. In this utterly charming film, a masked crochet artist (yes, his mask is crocheted) takes us into the world of his beloved craft.... Read more
  • Dating Sucks: A Genderqueer Misadventure

    Dating Sucks: A Genderqueer Misadventure

    USA , 2013 , 13 min. This autobiographical animation explores the successes, failures, anxieties, and confusion of trying to date as a genderqueer/trans person. As genuine as it is comical, this film is the first episode in a forthcoming online digital zine.... Read more
  • Del Lado Del Verano

    Del Lado Del Verano

    Spain , 2012 , 100 min. Tana’s father is dead, and the family dysfunction thickens in this darkly comic melodrama. As Tana and gay cousin Tomás learn, “You can only love a family when you separate from it.”... Read more
  • The Devotion Project: Foremost in my Mind

    The Devotion Project: Foremost in my Mind

    USA , 2013 , 10 min. Gail Marquis, an Olympic medalist (Montreal ’76), met Audrey Smaltz when she was 43 and Smaltz, a former model, was 61. Their story will resonate with the ’late bloomers’ among us as it tracks the course of these women’s incredible lives, each rich with accomplishment, and celebrates their love story.... Read more
  • dik

    dik

    Australia , 2012 , 9 min. A six-year-old boy brings home a piece of schoolwork that provokes his parents to question his sexual orientation (and their own), with disastrous, yet hilarious, results.... Read more
  • Divorcio USA 2005/2012

    Divorcio USA 2005/2012

    USA , 2012 , 8 min. Newlywed Rosie Miller discovers that her husband, Agustín Miller (played by Jacinto Astiazarán), only married her to get a green card. Drama ensues on this episode from the fake divorce court show Divorcio, USA, aired on Canal 62, a Los Angeles local-access Spanish television broadcaster.... Read more
  • Easy Abby: Every Day Making Love More Difficult (Season One)

    Easy Abby: Every Day Making Love More Difficult (Season One)

    USA , 2013 , 85 min. Easy Abby: Season One chronicles the (mis)adventures of a thirtysomething lesbian living in Chicago and navigating the dating scene with slickness and sense of humor while trying to have as much fun as possible.... Read more
  • Falling in Love With Chris and Greg: “Work of Art! Reality TV Special”

    Falling in Love With Chris and Greg: “Work of Art! Reality TV Special”

    USA , 2012 , 14 min. Chris and Greg compete on a reality television show to be the Next Great Artist in the newest episode of the ongoing series Falling in Love with Chris and Greg.... Read more
  • The Fiction of the Fix

    The Fiction of the Fix

    USA , 2012 , 10 min. August is an adorably cute Butch who refuses to settle when it comes to love. In her tireless pursuit of “the one,” she conjures up a new sweetie from items representing the best moments of her past relationships.... Read more
  • The First Date

    The First Date

    USA , 2012 , 8 min. Amanda recalls the embarrassing events surrounding her first date with a beautiful sous-chef named Kelly as she prepares to ask her out on a second date. This playful film sweetly captures the awkwardness and excitement of new love.... Read more
  • Fish Power

    Fish Power

    USA , 2013 , 2 min. In this new take on a superhero’s journey, Selene Luna is exposed to an irradiated Tilapia, which suddenly gives her the power to turn anyone into any kind of fish. Co-starring Margaret Cho and Johnny Smith.... Read more
  • For You, The Spring

    For You, The Spring

    USA , 2013 , 3 min. Inspired by a carnivalesque old-time silent film, a musician dreams of running away with a mermaid, but she must first save her from the hands of some unlikely villains.... Read more
  • F to 7th: Season One

    F to 7th: Season One

    USA , 2013 , 34 min. This engaging web series follows the not-quite-butch-not-quite-femme Ingrid as she tries to adjust to a world where new conceptions of gender and sexuality have left her old-fashioned lesbianism behind. A spin-off of the web series, The Slope, F to 7TH features guest appearances by Ashlie Atkinson and Amy Sedaris. Wry humor, tight scripts, and impeccable comic timing make this Brookl... Read more
  • F to 7th: Tweener

    F to 7th: Tweener

    USA , 2013 , 4 min. F to 7th is a web-series that follows creator Ingrid Jungermann’s descent into middle-age, as she struggles to adjust to a world where gender and sexuality have left her old-fashioned lesbianism behind. A spin-off of the web-series, The Slope, this episode features a guest appearance by Ashlie Atkinson (My Best Day, Frameline36).... Read more
  • The Gayanator

    The Gayanator

    USA , 2013 , 8 min. Haven’t you always wished you could jump into a small, enclosed space, slap on some spandex, and fight the hate crimes of the world? Your prayers are answered in the joyously campy adventures of The Gayanator and his boyish sidekick.... Read more
  • G.B.F.

    G.B.F.

    USA , 2013 , 94 min. Closeted high school B.F.F.s Brent and Tanner plot to become the coveted novelty G.B.F. (Gay Best Friend) of one of the three prom queen rivals amidst a crazy web of hilarious dilemmas and mishaps.... Read more
  • He's Way More Famous Than You

    He's Way More Famous Than You

    USA , 2013 , 98 min. With the Sanddunes Screenwriting contest ten days out and her film career unraveling around her, Squid and the Whale actress Halley Fieffer must make peace with her awkward, dirty-mouthed self amidst a pageant of Hollywood’s “who’s who” actors (Jesse Eisenberg, Ben Stiller, and Natasha Lyonne).... Read more
  • Heterosexual Jill

    Heterosexual Jill

    USA , 2013 , 80 min. Filmmaker Michelle Ehlen wrote, directed, and stars in this satirical pseudo-romantic comedy—and sequel to Butch Jamie (Frameline32)—about being in love with the person you think you are.... Read more
  • Housebroken

    Housebroken

    USA , 2012 , 15 min. A hopeless romantic learns a thing or two about relationships when he gets too close to the perfect couple.... Read more
  • Ian Harvie Superhero

    Ian Harvie Superhero

    USA , 2012 , 75 min. In his debut stand-up comedy concert film, trans comic Ian Harvie, who served as the opening act for Margaret Cho for a number of years, shares hilarious and unabashed insights relating to his trans experience. Ian Harvie Superhero presents a lighthearted yet self-aware approach to important intersections, such as acquiring male privilege, navigating gendered bathroom politics, acknowledgin... Read more
  • I'm Yours

    I'm Yours

    Canada , 2012 , 6 min. A doc-style short showing two people who transitioned to the other sex answering the same questions. Director Chase Joynt uses clever cuts to create rhythmic montages through their juxtaposition.... Read more
  • It Gets Bitter

    It Gets Bitter

    USA , 2012 , 1 min. It Gets Bitter is a hilariously refreshing, albeit cynical, take on Dan Savage’s online video campaign by the Codependent Lesbian Team.... Read more
  • Jackpot

    Jackpot

    USA , 2012 , 10 min. Jack, a fourteen-year-old living in suburban New Jersey circa 1994, hears about a stash of gay porn hidden in a local convenience store dumpster and sets off on his bike to find this Jackpot.... Read more
  • Kiss Me Softly

    Kiss Me Softly

    Belgium , 2012 , 16 min. Seventeen-year-old Jasper lives in a small town with his family, where his father is a local singer. In his family, he cannot be himself, as all the attention in the family goes to his father’s career. Jasper searches for a way to handle this and is faced with the typical questions in the life of an adolescent.... Read more
  • Knighthood

    Knighthood

    Taiwan , 2013 , 10 min. Dreaming to become a fearless knight, Wang Li loves to spend her day in the woods with her fantastic friend, The Knight. But today she has to put on armor she doesn’t want to wear.... Read more
  • Lost Angel

    Lost Angel

    USA , 2013 , 16 min. A young Dutch tourist, stranded at the start of his US vacation, finds help from an unlikely stranger.... Read more
  • Lovely

    Lovely

    USA , 2012 , 17 min. Sister Gertie in Wisconsin and Sister Lucinda in Brooklyn meet at last, deepening their internet friendship as nuns. With Lucinda’s unexpected work visit to the convent’s dairy farm, a dancing lesson leads to taking a bite of forbidden fruit.... Read more
  • The Mermaids

    The Mermaids

    Germany , 2011 , 36 min. Nikki is a German math nerd whose world consists almost entirely of numbers and equations; to widen her circle of seclusion beyond Pi, she tries out for the American football team at her school. Her eyes are opened to a seriously Sapphic world, from the steamy locker room to the muddy, rough-and-tumble field.... Read more
  • Neighbors

    Neighbors

    Spain , 2012 , 15 min. Good Neighbors—they lend you sugar, let your dog out, and sometimes make for sexy bedfellows.... Read more
  • P.D.A.

    P.D.A.

    USA , 2012 , 8 min. An urban gay couple disputes their very different views on holding hands in public, which leads to a much bigger exploration of their relationship.... Read more
  • The Pigeon Family

    The Pigeon Family

    USA , 2012 , 2 min. Nudist fashion victims derail an innocent picnic, in this quick-witted comedic meditation on modern love.... Read more
  • Riot Ghoul

    Riot Ghoul

    USA , 2012 , 15 min. Lisa is bored with Brad, her jerk boyfriend, when she meets Valerie, a mysterious grrrl outside a punk show. Lisa becomes enamored with Valerie but soon discovers a shocking truth about her past, learning sisterhood is far from dead.... Read more
  • Romeo Romeo

    Romeo Romeo

    USA , 2012 , 80 min. Newly married, Jessica and Lexy’s efforts to have a baby end up marked by frustration, disappointment, and many expensive procedures. This intimate portrait of a modern queer marriage demonstrates just how much they’re willing to invest to build a family.... Read more
  • ¡Sacamelo!

    ¡Sacamelo!

    USA , 2013 , 10 min. Maria Elena has been pregnant for twelve months. Determined to give birth, she’ll stop at nothing to induce labor, but what kind of monster will emerge? Knowing the crew behind Hard French, it’s a monster of a party that’s incubating inside this loca lady!... Read more
  • Sleeping Beauties

    Sleeping Beauties

    USA , 1999 , 13 min. This short, which premiered at Sundance in 1998, retells the fairy tale and centers on a morgue beautician who is trying to get over her ex-girlfriend and finds love with a photographer’s assistant.... Read more
  • Something Real

    Something Real

    USA , 2013 , 9 min. This celebrity-packed short with a musical twist about the West Hollywood bar scene is an unflinching and poignant assessment of gay culture in the year 2012. This film is a first collaboration between acclaimed director Guy Shalem, Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist Jeff Marx (Avenue Q), and five-time Grammy Award-winning producer, composer, and lyricist, Mervyn Warren.... Read more
  • Spooners

    Spooners

    USA , 2012 , 14 min. Buying a bed can lead to some unexpected consequences. After convincing his husband to retire their old lumpy futon, Nelson is forced to come out in a spectacular way while shopping for their new bed at Drowzy’s Mattress World.... Read more
  • Tick Tock for Ding Dongs

    Tick Tock for Ding Dongs

    USA , 2013 , 10 min. An insane, trans-lesbionic trip across San Francisco by the always-optimistic, rarely-clothed Carole, Mitzi, and various other-gendered personas (all played by local cult comediennes Tara Jepsen and Beth Lisick).... Read more
  • Two Weddings and a Funeral

    Two Weddings and a Funeral

    South Korea , 2012 , 106 min. A young gay Korean doctor marries a lesbian co-worker in order to pass for heterosexual in a gay-unfriendly culture. This produces results both hilarious and tragic as they discover themselves and find fulfillment by accessing a deep courage within.... Read more
  • Who's Afraid of Vagina Wolf?

    Who's Afraid of Vagina Wolf?

    USA , 2013 , 83 min. Guinevere Turner and Carrie Preston co-star in writer-producer-star Anna Margarita Albelo’s hysterical comedy about the struggles a filmmaker endures while trying to remake Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? with an all-female cast.... Read more
  • Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?

    Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?

    Taiwan , 2013 , 104 min. Sweet, introverted Weichung is a closeted gay man with a wife, a son and a new lover in this charming romantic comedy about love, family and sexuality—and the conflict many Asian gay men experience trying to reconcile all three.... Read more
  • Yeah Kowalski!

    Yeah Kowalski!

    USA , 2012 , 10 min. A thirteen-year-old late bloomer goes to great lengths to impress his classmate crush, Shane.... Read more