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  • 20 Lies, 4 Parents and a Little Egg

    20 Lies, 4 Parents and a Little Egg

    Netherlands , 2013 , 81 min. Modern and lovely, this Dutch film follows lesbian couple Emma and Ilse and gay couple Sjors and Bert as they raise a rebellious teenager. Amidst jealousy, confusion, and a clash of values, the couples manage to form a family.... Read more
  • Ahogo-Icecream


    Russia , 2012 , 3 min. A woman falls desperately in lust with an anthropomorphic ice cream bar. Techno beats and sexy writhing in melted confections ensues.... Read more
  • Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy

    Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy

    USA , 2013 , 78 min. America’s “Gaysian Sweetheart,” actor and comedian Alec Mapa (Ugly Betty), sparkles onstage with spot-on incisive and flirtatiously filthy stand-up. In Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy, Mapa’s high-paced, award-winning off-Broadway show is coupled with touching backstage scenes with his husband and their child, whom they adopted through foster care.... Read more
  • Back on Board: Greg Louganis

    Back on Board: Greg Louganis

    USA , 2014 , 86 min. This touching documentary catches up with Olympic diving legend Greg Louganis in 2011, when he is far from the public eye and struggling to pay the mortgage. Can a comeback as a USA Diving team mentor help preserve his legacy?... Read more
  • Bad Hair

    Bad Hair

    Venezuela , 2013 , 93 min. Young Junior’s obsessive quest for a luxuriant head of silky, straight hair threatens to compromise the already desperately pinched existence he shares with his unsympathetic mother and infant brother. This powerful, disquieting story of longing and unrelenting hardship is sweetly balanced with discerning compassion and moments of simple tenderness.... Read more
  • Barrio Boy

    Barrio Boy

    USA , 2013 , 8 min. A sexy, lyrical daydream: in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, a young Latino barber’s taboo romantic fantasies about his cute customer must remain a private, affecting voiceover shared only with us.... Read more
  • The Bash

    The Bash

    USA , 2013 , 6 min. Exiting a midnight showing of The Wiz, a black gay male couple argues about the degree of “outness” in their relationship, when they are suddenly attacked. But in a dark alley, the tables get turned in this beautifully shot examination of homophobia—both internal and external.... Read more
  • Being Stavros

    Being Stavros

    UK , 2013 , 10 min. In a bid to find true love, 32-year-old Stavros enters the Mr. Gay UK beauty pageant—things don’t go as anyone plans. Stavros’s challenge: He weighs three times as much as his competitors. This joyous, affirming, and poignant profile examines gay body image and just how to wear your underpants.... Read more
  • Best


    UK , 2013 , 3 min. Leaning against a rock wall in the British countryside, two chaps in formal attire have a heated quickie…three minutes that reveal a world of fraught relationships. Best won the Sundance London Short Film Competition 2013.... Read more
  • Bi Candy: Bisexual Short Cinema

    Bi Candy: Bisexual Short Cinema

    63 min. Why isn’t sex ever truly simple? Or relationships for that matter? Is it because we can never truly understand what goes on in someone else’s body or mind? This international program of shorts traverses the hetero/homo divide in brave, shocking and hilarious ways.... Read more
  • Blackbird


    USA , 2014 , 99 min. A high school choirboy searches to save his soul against a backdrop of religion, Southern values, and African-American culture in the new film from the creative team behind Noah’s Arc and Punks (Frameline24).... Read more
  • Bombshell


    USA , 2013 , 14 min. A ten year-old tomboy grapples with her loyalty to her trusted older brother and the need to stand up for herself.... Read more
  • Born to Fly

    Born to Fly

    USA , 2014 , 82 min. What happens when you cross postmodern dance with Evel Knievel? As this intimate portrait makes clear, you get New York choreographer Elizabeth Streb, whose Extreme Action Company draws on both sources to craft a unique style of high-flying, high-impact, dare-all contemporary dance.... Read more
  • Boulevard


    USA , 2014 , 84 min. Robin Williams shines as Nolan Mack, a man whose dutiful life of quiet desperation is about to unravel due to a fixation with a young male hustler. The seductive pull to abandon the buttoned-up security of his dispassionate marriage and monotonous desk job proves to be very intoxicating indeed.... Read more
  • Boygame


    Sweden , 2012 , 14 min. A sexual practice session between two young men has its own rewards in this Swedish dramedy.... Read more
  • Boys


    Netherlands , 2014 , 78 min. In this sweet and tender Dutch drama, sparks fly when two teenage boys are romantically drawn to each other while training for a national track relay championship.... Read more
  • Brace


    UK , 2013 , 25 min. In this gritty, contemporary, romantic drama set in London, Adam meets Rocky, a handsome and mysterious drifter. As the pair gets closer, Rocky seems eager to reveal a secret that Adam is not ready to hear. Silence abounds until one explosive night changes everything about the way they feel about themselves and each other.... Read more
  • Broken Heart Land

    Broken Heart Land

    USA , 2013 , 81 min. An Oklahoma city council meeting unleashes homophobic and AIDS-phobic vitriol. A week later, a gay teen with a secret commits suicide. Zack’s death forces his grieving family to break their silence and connect with an activist community—and with a greater purpose.... Read more
  • Burger


    UK , 2013 , 13 min. A fast food joint in Wales is the setting for this late-night slice-of-life vignette: we hear the everyday banter of its working-class customers, who by turns flirt, threaten, strut, compete, and somehow coexist.... Read more
  • Cakes Da Killa: No Homo

    Cakes Da Killa: No Homo

    USA , 2013 , 12 min. Cakes Da Killa: No Homo is a revealing portrait of an artist who refuses to compromise and insists on living life on his terms. With an explosive personality and provocative rhymes that explore sexuality and gender politics, Cakes is ready to take the world by storm!... Read more
  • Campaign of Hate: Russia and Gay Propaganda

    Campaign of Hate: Russia and Gay Propaganda

    Russia , 2014 , 78 min. This lucid documentary primer on LGBT discrimination in Russia features frank interviews with Russians on the worsening situation for their country’s queer citizens. Directed by outspoken political activist (and gay porn mogul) Michael Lucas, a Moscow native.... Read more
  • The Case Against 8

    The Case Against 8

    USA , 2013 , 112 min. A riveting inside account of the epic legal battle to overturn Proposition 8, this film follows the four plaintiffs and their legal team from San Francisco to the U.S. Supreme Court.... Read more
  • The Circle

    The Circle

    Switzerland , 2014 , 102 min. Seamlessly combining a thriller narrative with a documentary love story, The Circle is the astounding true tale of Switzerland’s 1940s–1960s magazine of that name—and the network of friends and lovers that formed around it, becoming one of the world’s first homophile societies.... Read more
  • Clan


    Australia , 2014 , 8 min. Told by an indigenous Australian rugby player, this documentary short is a poetic and gorgeously shot first-person testimonial of coming out.... Read more
  • Coming Out in the 1970s

    Coming Out in the 1970s

    USA , 2014 , 15 min. Four teen activists, local heroes, and filmmaker Phil Siegel explore the history of the not-so-distant past in the third part of Siegel’s vivid and engaging documentary series.... Read more
  • Compared to What: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank

    Compared to What: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank

    USA , 2013 , 87 min. This fascinating documentary explores the life of our country’s most prominent out gay politician to date: the inimitable Barney Frank, a staunch defender of civil rights and “small-d” democratic principles for 32 years in the U.S. House of Representatives.... Read more
  • Creatures of the Night

    Creatures of the Night

    97 min. The full moon rises, a comet streaks across the sky, and dark shadows stir in this wicked program of short films. The undead, immortals, and an original creature of the night luster in the twilight.... Read more
  • Cruising Electric (1980)

    Cruising Electric (1980)

    USA , 2013 , 2 min. If you miss the merchandising ads from Saturday morning TV, you’ll love this inspired two-minute commercial parody, about the goofiest send-up you’ll find.... Read more
  • Cupcakes


    Israel , 2013 , 90 min. A campy, comic confection, Cupcakes tells a tale of six friends who unexpectedly find themselves representing Israel in a Eurovision-style international song contest. It’s sure to satisfy your sweet tooth!... Read more
  • Das Phallometer

    Das Phallometer

    Germany , 2013 , 7 min. What appears to be an absurd immigration screening in a sinister country turns both comic and poignant in a few deft strokes. A surprise twist gives this odd scenario some political punch.... Read more
  • David Hockney IN THE NOW (in six minutes).

    David Hockney IN THE NOW (in six minutes).

    USA , 2014 , 6 min. This short takes you on a quick romp through the life and work of David Hockney, filled with sun-splashed imagery, fun archival clips of poolside nudity, and an explosion of color that charts his prolific practice.... Read more
  • Dawn


    USA , 2012 , 10 min. Two strangers—one African American, the other Asian American—have a dangerous, racist encounter on a subway, but they may have more in common than they thought. A tightly wound, deftly shot drama that packs a punch.... Read more
  • Dinner at 40

    Dinner at 40

    USA , 2014 , 18 min. A neurotic Manhattanite finds his intimate birthday party turning into a comic nightmare in this sharply written, wonderfully acted short with a poignant touch.... Read more
  • Dirty Boots (He Don’t)

    Dirty Boots (He Don’t)

    USA , 2014 , 5 min. A sexually charged day in the life of a gay biker gang in Brooklyn leads to unexpected outcomes in this music video for Gainesville indie-band Holopaw’s queer song “Dirty Boots (He Don’t).” Narrated by Peter Berlin.... Read more
  • Dunkin Love

    Dunkin Love

    USA , 2014 , 5 min. An ocean-sprayed and sultry diva sings the woes of her new life without the beloved East Coast chain Dunkin’ Donuts, in this sexy parody of Beyonce’s “Drunk in Love”.... Read more
  • Edward II

    Edward II

    UK , 1991 , 90 min. Unfolding in elegant tableaux, Derek Jarman’s bold version of Marlowe’s 400-year-old play focuses on the king’s obsessive love for the low-born Gaveston. Tilda Swinton is marvelous as his neglected, revengeful queen in this new digital restoration marking the 20th anniversary of Jarman’s death.... Read more
  • Eye Candy

    Eye Candy

    USA , 2013 , 10 min. Eye Candy is a whimsical look at San Francisco-based celebrity portrait artist Jason Mecier. Fashioning famous likenesses out of everything from old toothbrushes to turkey basters, Mecier has created a unique visual style. Is he making a statement on consumption and pop culture, or is it just eye candy?... Read more
  • Facing Fear

    Facing Fear

    89 min. Fear comes in many sizes and takes on many faces; it can paralyze and define a person for a lifetime. This intensely moving program of shorts delves bravely into the way in which people face their fear, and how it can be a source of liberation and forgiveness.... Read more
  • Facing Fear

    Facing Fear

    USA , 2013 , 22 min. In this Oscar-nominated short, the worlds of a former neo-Nazi and the gay victim of his senseless hate crime collide by chance 25 years later. Both are challenged to examine their fears and beliefs, which remarkably leads to a rare collaboration. At its core, this poignant documentary examines violence, racism, homophobia, discrimination, and the ultimate act of self-love—forgiveness.... Read more
  • First Period

    First Period

    USA , 2013 , 100 min. Sixteen Candles meets Hairspray, with a dash of Strangers with Candy thrown in for good measure, in the hilarious camp explosion First Period, the gayest, drag-iest teen movie you’ll ever see.... Read more
  • Five Dances

    Five Dances

    USA , 2013 , 88 min. A reticent young dancer from Kansas struggles to gain his footing as an artist, a man, and a lover in this intimate drama set in New York’s modern dance world; the film features exquisite choreographed sequences—a must for fans of dance.... Read more
  • Floating Skyscrapers

    Floating Skyscrapers

    91 min. In this rare gay-themed feature from Poland, hunky swimmer Kuba dives headlong into the deep end of a passionate relationship with dreamy Michal, much to the chagrin of possessive mamas and girlfriends who tolerate the guys’ initial bromance but conspire to drown their true love.... Read more
  • Floating Skyscrapers

    Floating Skyscrapers

    Poland , 2013 , 85 min. In this rare gay-themed feature from Poland, hunky swimmer Kuba dives headlong into the deep end of a passionate relationship with dreamy Michal, much to the chagrin of possessive mamas and girlfriends who tolerate the guys’ initial bromance but conspire to drown their true love.... Read more
  • Folsom Forever

    Folsom Forever

    77 min. What could be more fun than 400,000 sweaty leatherfolk packed in tight and having the time of their lives? Leatherman documentarian Mike Skiff (Kink Crusaders) takes to the street for this look at the Folsom Street Fair’s history as it turns 30.... Read more
  • Folsom Forever

    Folsom Forever

    USA , 2014 , 72 min. What could be more fun than 400,000 sweaty leatherfolk packed in tight and having the time of their lives? Leatherman documentarian Mike Skiff (Kink Crusaders) takes to the street for this look at the Folsom Street Fair’s history as it turns 30.... Read more
  • Fun in Boys Shorts

    Fun in Boys Shorts

    87 min. Nothing is sacred and everything is hilarious in eight sparkling comic gems, which spoof everything from YouTube videos and online hookups to Harry Potter fanboys and self-absorbed gay-oisie. Come on down—the aisles are wide enough to roll in!... Read more
  • Futuro Beach

    Futuro Beach

    Brazil , 2013 , 106 min. A lush, moody, and erotic tale set both in Brazil and Berlin, Futuro Beach depicts the intense bond that forms between a Brazilian lifeguard and the handsome German tourist he rescues from drowning.... Read more
  • The Gem People

    The Gem People

    69 min. How does one survive an encounter with death, a silent men's retreat, or an evening at T.G.I. Friday’s? Watch and learn. These playful and intelligent films experiment with visual and narrative techniques to deliver more than just a script.... Read more
  • Generations: Youth and Elders Making Movies

    Generations: Youth and Elders Making Movies

    85 min. This yearly program highlights films created in Frameline and TILT’s local Generations Film Workshop, as well as five other films featuring the powerful voices of youth and elders across the country.... Read more
  • Gerontophilia


    Canada , 2013 , 90 min. Queer cinema bad boy Bruce LaBruce (Hustler White, L.A Zombie) continues to shock but also reveals a newfound sensitivity in this tender tale of 18-year-old nursing-home attendant Lake, who discovers his titular fetish for elderly men and falls hard for the wise and witty octogenarian Mr. Peabody.... Read more

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