2017  FILM SCHEDULE

April 28, 2017

Friday April 28th 

6:30 pm - Opening reception 

7:15 pm - Short Film - Cakes Da Killa: No Homo

7:30 pm - 2 Episodes - Cheetah in August

Q&A After the Show

THE PURSUIT: 50 YEARS IN THE FIGHT FOR LGBT RIGHTS - Saturday - 11am - The Match 1

April 29, 2017

The Pursuit: 50 Years in the Fight for LGBT Rights

​The pursuit of happiness for the LGBT community continues 50 years after activists publicly protested discrimination against 'homosexuals' with picket signs in front of Philadelphia's Independence Hall. LGBT elders - four surviving protesters and eleven activist peers - recall life in the 1960's, when 'gays' were 'hidden in plain sight,' vulnerable to arrest, subjected to psychiatric treatment, fired from jobs and publicly shamed. 

SHORT FILMS BLOCK ONE - SATURDAY 12:15pm THE MATCH 1

April 29, 2017

SHORT FILMS BLOCK ONE: SATURDAY 

Prudence

Handsome Girl

Scatter (Elsewhere)

Open recess

No Matter What Happens I Love You

The Escape Hatch

 

SHORT FILM BLOCK TWO - SATURDAY - 1:30PM - THE MATCH 1

April 29, 2017

Let Us End With It Too

Shala

Vessels

Rainbow Day Camp

 

SHORT FILM BLOCK THREE - SATURDAY - 2:40PM - THE MATCH 1

April 29, 2017

The Swimming Pool

Sex x Friend

No More Josef

Stars Beyond

Dawn

LANDSCAPES - SATURDAY - 4PM - THE MATCH 1

April 29, 2017

Four humble ladyboys working in the rubber tree forests at night, in the rice fields during the day, looking for a way to survive, exist and have the others accept them with their difference.

SHORT FILMS BLOCK FOUR - SATURDAY - 5:10 PM - THE MATCH 1

April 29, 2017

My Brother

Escaping Agra

FAW

Queen's Mile

IT'S NOT JUST ME - SATURDAY 6:35 PM - THE MATCH 1

April 29, 2017

Four people embark on a journey of self-realization from female to male. What is revealed to an audience is remarkable and explores the largely invisible and very real side of gender transition to the wider community.

THE LAVENDER SCARE -SATURDAY 7:50 PM - THE MATCH

April 29, 2017

The Lavender Scare is the first documentary film to tell the little-known story of an unrelenting campaign by the federal government to identify and fire all employees suspected of being homosexual. 

FROM SELMA TO STONEWALL: ARE WE THERE YET? - SUNDAY - 12PM - MATCH 1

April 30, 2017

A black, straight preacher and a white, lesbian activist form an unusual bond as they seek to find the intersection between the Black Civil Rights and the LGBTQ Equality movements of today.

TWO SOFT THINGS, TWO HARD THINGS - SUNDAY - 1:15 PM - THE MATCH 1

April 30, 2017

As a small group in Nunavut, Canada prepare for a seminal LGBTQ Pride celebration in the Arctic, the film explores how colonization and religion have shamed and erased traditional Inuit beliefs about sexuality and family structure and how, 60 years later, a new generation of Inuit are actively 'unshaming' their past.

PUBLIC INTIMACY - SUNDAY- 2:40 PM - THE MATCH 1

April 30, 2017

Public Intimacy is a movie about how we deal with sexuality and love on public and private levels. The four stories of 'Public Intimacy' deal with urgent and profound themes, like homophobia, prostitution, trans-sexuality and madness. 'Public Intimacy' proposes a cinema that is focused on its characters. They are an investigation that aim the core of our problems and their wish is to humanize the spectator. If movies have this power, to humanize, than they are already changing the world.

SHORT FILM BLOCK FIVE - SUNDAY - 4:00 PM- THE MATCH 1

April 30, 2017

Walk for me

The Man Crush

Caged

Exchange

Intrinsic Evil

CLOSING FILM: SUNDAY - 6:30 PM - THE MATCH 1

April 30, 2017

SHORT FILM: For the Family

FEATURE FILM: Accidental Activist: One Couple's Journey to the U.S. Surpreme Courts Journey to the U.S. Supreme Court

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