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YOUNG QUEER HEARTS - SHORTS PROGRAM

  • GAY CITY: SEATTLE'S LGBTQ CENTER 517 East Pike Street Seattle, WA, 98122 United States (map)

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019 | 6:30 PM | GAY CITY: SEATTLE’S LGBTQ CENTER

These youngsters remind us of the blunders and beauty in growing up queer.

Total running time: 89 min.

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LONE WOLF 

January Jones; 2019; Australia; 7 min. 

At a sleepover, 15-year-old social outcast Sam can’t ignore sudden changes that are happening to her body.


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BABY

Jessie Levandov; 2019; USA; 8 min.

This heartwarming short showcases the soft and masculine beauty of the first queer crush.


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ALMA

Santiago León Cuéllar; 2018; Colombia; 15 min.; in Spanish with English subtitles

Alma is a trans girl navigating her first real crush in a new high school. Thank goodness for heavy metal music.

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BUBBLE

Alyssa Lerner; 2019; USA; 17 min.

Frances must navigate two shocks: coming out and an economic recession.


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THE ONE YOU NEVER FORGET

Morgan Jon Fox; 2019; USA; 9 min.

The pink dress. The powder blue tux. The rose boutonniere. An award-winning short about dancing with “the one.”


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A GIFT (Kado)

Aditya Ahmad; 2019; Indonesia; 16 min.; in Indonesian and Makassarese with English subtitles

It’s two days to Nita’s birthday, and all Isfi wants is to make her friend a surprise present—but she must navigate the gender rules at Nita’s house.

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MONOCEROS LEX

Nathan Adloff; 2019; USA; 7 min.

When one youngster shares what makes them special, many magical things can happen.



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TURN IT AROUND

Niels Bourgonje; 2017; Netherlands; 10 min.; in Dutch with English subtitles

In a game of spin the bottle, Bram must decide whether or not to twist his fate.


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