Coming Up Queer Shorts at Frameline42
The last date listed for Frameline42: Coming Up Queer Shorts was Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 / 1:45pm.
This youth program is free and open to the public. Some films contain mild language; the suggested age range is 12 and older.
Directors Manuel Kinzer & Jorge A. Trujillo Gil | 2018 | Germany, Colombia | 15m | In Spanish with English subtitles
Darío, a 17-year-old boy in Barranquilla, Colombia, is a talented dancer whose mother’s disapproval stands in his way of performing at the upcoming carnival.
Director Logan Mucha | 2018 | Australia | 6m
Dani is a non-binary “dragtivist” of Sri Lankan heritage who moves to San Francisco from Australia and challenges gender norms through their drag king performances.
Erin’s Guide to Kissing Girls
Director Julianna Notten | 2017 | Canada | 15m
Erin, a spunky 12 year old, is on a mission to woo the coolest girl in school, but will it put a strain on her friendship with her BFF, Liz?
Director Hansen Bursic | 2017 | USA | 8m
Cooper shares her experiences as a trans teen growing up in rural Pennsylvania, facing challenges at school and within her family, but she comes into her own with the support of her parents.
Sweet and Sour
Director Ann Sun | 2017 | USA | 6m
Graduate student Wei brings his new boyfriend on a visit to his mom at her Chinese restaurant, but he becomes nervous about coming out to her.
Director John Sheedy | 2017 | Australia | 17m
Ten-year-old Mrs McCutcheon prefers to wear dresses at school instead of the expected pants, despite being teased for it. Friendship, romantic interest from a classmate, and pressure from the principal to dress differently all culminate at the school dance, with an ending that will have everyone on their feet.