SUNDAY, MAY 5 AT 5:00 PM AT GAY CITY: SEATTLE’S LGBTQ CENTER
Massimiliano Ferraina & Gianluca Loffredo; 2016; Italy; 75 min.; in Italian and English, with English subtitles. US Premiere.
How do we make ourselves whole again after we have spent a lifetime just trying to survive? In this documentary, Simone reveals how his choice to live more closely connected to nature and community in Umbria allowed him to finally accept himself and open up to love. Sweeping views of the Italian countryside and musings on his own spirituality take the viewer on a trip into Simone’s psyche as he continues to heal.
Denise Kelm; 2018; Brazil; 17 min.; in Portuguese with English subtitles. West Coast Premiere.
Transmasculine circus artist Lui doesn’t only play with gender, he plays with color, movement, and sexuality. He also wants his partner to see who he is beyond is gender, but isn’t sure that she does.
Content Warnings: Nudity, explicit sexual situations, & depiction or discussion of suicide.