Gays of our Lives: Shorts Program

The Screening Room
120 Princess Street • Kingston, ON

Doors: 5:00PM | Show Starts: 6:00PM
All Ages / Licensed

Featuring: Various Artists

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Event type: All Ages / Licensed

Gays Of Our Lives Shorts Program

This program of experimental, and traditional narratives and documentaries explores the lives of cis and trans men who love men. This is a wild ride that will challenge your expectations. Coming out stories, staying-in stories, activism, racial and cultural identities, and bisexuality are all on display. Viewer Discretion Advisory: Full-frontal male nudity and sexual situations.

=   d. Wrik Mead/7:30/Canada/2017

Making use of a dizzying array of anti-gay protest footage captured and posted on the internet, Mead’s protagonist bears witness to the fractures, shifts and resistances that have brought us to this time in LGBTQ history.

Rebirth d. Zehra Gokcimen & Gokce Oraloglu /4:00/Turkey/2017

Rebirth reflects the transformation of a performer with every move on stage. They tear apart the veils that society has stitched on them during the ritual.

Curtain Down d. Tristan Scott/16:00/USA/2017

A queer love story that takes a surreal but tender look at gender, identity and aging as our hero is forced to choose between career and love in the Hollywood hills.

Rusalka d. Wes Hurley/8:35/USA/2017

Burlesque icons Luminous Pariah and Chris Harder star in this Tom of Finland inspired queer retelling of ‘The Little Mermaid’.

The Daytime DoorMan d.Fabio Leal/23:00/Brazil/2017

After exchanging glances between “good mornings” and “good afternoons”, Marcelo realizes it’s time to try to go further with Márcio, the doorman in his building. Two worlds will collide through these men’s bodies.

A Bed Day d. Peter Knegt/5:00/Canada/2017

Two boyfriends who recently moved into together spend the entire day in bed.

Get The Life d. Sue-Ellen Chitunya/11:55/USA/2017

A transgender teenager faces an unwanted pregnancy and risks losing everything he loves in order to live courageously.

Marz d. Bobby Yan/11:20/USA/2017

A childhood friendship is put to the test after a fleeting encounter stirs up uncomfortable feelings and emotions that neither are equipped to answer.

Little Potato d. Wes Hurley/13:55/USA/2017

Wes Hurley’s autobiographical tale of growing up gay in Soviet Union Russia, only to escape with his mother, a mail order bride, to Seattle to face a whole new oppression in his new Christian fundamentalist American dad.

101 minutes approximately

Community Sponsor: Gay Men’s Sexual Health, HARS HIV/AIDS Regional Services

 

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The Screening Room
120 Princess Street, Kingston, ON

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Part of: The 19th annual Reelout Queer Film Festival

February 1, 2018 - February 10, 2018

Gays of our Lives: Shorts Program

Gays of our Lives: Shorts Program will be at The Screening Room in Kingston, ON on Thursday, February 8, 2018. The doors open at 5:00PM, and the event will get underway around 6:00PM. Gays of our Lives: Shorts Program line-up includes Various Artists. The Screening Room is located at 120 Princess Street, Kingston, ON.

Cutoff for Online Ticket Sales is Thursday, February 8, 2018 2:59 pm EST unless the event sells out earlier.

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