MUFF: GLBT Shorts

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Showings

The Main 3 Thu, Oct 8, 2015 5:00 PM
Film Info
English Title:MUFF: GLBT Shorts
Program:Minneapolis Underground Film Festival
Hosted Events
Runtime:82 min

Description

A selection of GLBT short films, followed by a Q&A with filmmakers.

11 Life Lessons From an Awesome Old Dyke
Director/Writer/Producer: Allison Khoury
2015 | MN Made | 9 min | MN Premiere
This short documentary brings to life the story of a dying breed of lesbians: the women who came out when it was outlawed. The film focuses on Dorothy, a tough-as-nails butch who kicked ass and took names (as well as the names of a few lovers, too).

Tom In America
Director: Flavio Alves
2015 | USA | 16 min | MN Premiere
For 50 years, Michael and Betty have been united by one guiding principle: no secrets. However, when a provocative Tom of Finland doll triggers Michael's long-buried desires, Betty discovers that secrets have been part of their life all along.

Puberty
Director/Writer: Lydia Dullinger
2015 | USA | 7 min | MN Premiere
It's Lilly's first day of high school and she has to hide her growing wings whilst navigating bullies, burritos, and budding friendships.

Handjob
Director/Writer: Alex Heller
2015 | USA | 8 min | World Premiere
Three preteens try to figure out the proper delivery of a hand job.

Bowes Academy
Director/Writer: Greg Emetaz
2015 | USA | 15 min | MN Premiere
Daniel Bloom, a deeply conservative 15-year-old presidential hopeful, will do anything to escape his public high school to the elite boys boarding school of his dreams...until Bowes Academy seems to know more about his sexual orientation than he does.

My Life Is A Dream
Director/Writer/Producer: Brian Benson
2015 | USA | 8 min | MN Premiere
Perky Cousin Wonderlette never imagined she would meet the man of her dreams so when her dreams turn into nightmares she’s not so surprised. In this dark comedy, we follow sweet Wonderlette on a disturbing journey to creepy places where she encounters demented homemakers, greedy swine, sexual deviants, and worse, her drunken mother.

Technical Difficulties of Intimacy
Director/Writer: Joel Moffett
2015 | USA | 19 min | MN Premiere
Starring world-renowned queer icon Buck Angel, Technical Difficulties of Intimacy is a groundbreaking new film about a man and woman who try to salvage their relationship by exploring new sexual horizons.