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  • 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
  • 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
  • Boys

    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
  • Clan

    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
  • Derby Crazy Love

    Derby Crazy Love

    81 min. For both roller derby novices and the most seasoned jammers out there, this film offers an in-depth look at both the history of women’s roller derby and a portrait of a hard-as-nails team from Montréal called The New Skids on the Block.... Read more
  • Derby Crazy Love

    Derby Crazy Love

    Canada , 2013 , 68 min. For both roller derby novices and the most seasoned jammers out there, this film offers an in-depth look at both the history of women’s roller derby and a portrait of a hard-as-nails team from Montréal called The New Skids on the Block.... 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
  • 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
  • Gender Games

    Gender Games

    USA , 2013 , 9 min. A 51-year-old transwoman contends with the many challenges of returning to college basketball after a 30 year absence.... 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
  • Home From the Gym

    Home From the Gym

    USA , 2014 , 6 min. In this beautifully shot, wordless scenario, a young man returns from the gym and undresses with a quiet, existential air.... Read more
  • The L Riders

    The L Riders

    USA , 2013 , 13 min. Five lesbians use motorcycles to express themselves, explore their sexuality, and create a community that tackles the social stigmas of the LGBT community.... Read more
  • Of Girls and Horses

    Of Girls and Horses

    Germany , 2014 , 82 min. Troubled teen Alex is passed from her harried mother to Nina, a horse trainer in Northern Germany. When new girl Kathy comes for a holiday and Nina goes off to the city to see her girlfriend, things get a little out of control.... Read more
  • Off Road

    Off Road

    72 min. This engaging, beautifully lensed documentary offers a glimpse into the lives of Beatrice, a transgender auto mechanic and offroad racing champion, and Marianna, the Romanian nurse who won her heart, as they raise their own unique family in Italy.... Read more
  • Off Road

    Off Road

    Italy , 2013 , 67 min. This engaging, beautifully lensed documentary offers a glimpse into the lives of Beatrice, a transgender auto mechanic and offroad racing champion, and Marianna, the Romanian nurse who won her heart, as they raise their own unique family in Italy.... Read more
  • Out in the Line-Up: Uncovering the Taboo of Homosexuality in Surfing

    Out in the Line-Up: Uncovering the Taboo of Homosexuality in Surfing

    78 min. Breaking through the barrier of homophobia in surfing has been nearly impossible. Two gay surfers, David Wakefield and Thomas Castets, travel the globe to meet other diehard surfers who are also gay and lesbian, in this cinematographically gorgeous beach tour.... Read more
  • Out in the Line-Up: Uncovering the Taboo of Homosexuality in Surfing

    Out in the Line-Up: Uncovering the Taboo of Homosexuality in Surfing

    Australia , 2014 , 70 min. Breaking through the barrier of homophobia in surfing has been nearly impossible. Two gay surfers, David Wakefield and Thomas Castets, travel the globe to meet other diehard surfers who are also gay and lesbian, in this cinematographically gorgeous beach tour.... Read more
  • Overflow

    Overflow

    USA , 2013 , 7 min. Two girls try to work through an unexpected crisis in their friendship in this locally made film highlighting the role of social media in youth relationships.... Read more
  • Priest

    Priest

    Uganda , 2013 , 7 min. An African priest wrestles with his conscience; using elements of magical realism and intimate close-ups, this film tells the story of his conflicting passions for God and men.... Read more
  • Throw Like a Girl

    Throw Like a Girl

    USA , 2013 , 16 min. Throw Like a Girl is the pilot of a mockumentary web series that follows a group of women who work at a small Bay Area startup selling sports bras.... Read more
  • Transtastic!

    Transtastic!

    91 min. From cyborg twins, to 51-year-old athletes to ghosts returning home, this year’s Transtastic! shorts offer a look into the real lives, and imagined realities, of our eclectic trans community.... Read more
  • Wandering Clouds

    Wandering Clouds

    Mexico , 2013 , 13 min. Mexico’s poetic writer-director Julian Hernández (see also this year’s I Am Happiness On Earth) choreographs the lyrical catapults and plunges of two divers, as a teenage boy watches longingly from afar... Read more