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BOYS SHORTS

  • SIFF CINEMA EGYPTIAN 805 East Pine Street Seattle, WA, 98122 United States (map)

Total running time: 98 min.

Gay boys are no exception to relationship drama (threesome, anyone?). These shorts are a mass of hilarity in both truth and ridiculousness, full of wonderful little surprises whether you like it or not.

THE MESS HE MADE Matthew Puccini; 2016; USA; 10 min.
A young gay man anxiously awaits the results of his HIV test at a clinic.

SEEKING JACK TRIPPER Quinlan Orear; 2015; USA; 15 min.
A married gay couple decides to spice up their love life by picking up a guy at a bar for a three-way. Things don’t quite work out as they planned.

#NOTGUILTY Maxim Kuphal-Potapenko; 2017; Germany; 4 min.; in German with English subtitles
In this short documentary, a young man is sent to prison for being gay in the early ’60s.

BRITNEY-HOLICS ANONYMOUS: A SPEAR-ITUAL AWAKENING Jerell Rosales; 2015; USA; 10 min.
Oops he did it again…Freddie joins a closeted Britney Spears fan support group.

THE NIGHT CLEANER Blair Fukumura; 2016; Canada; 6 min.
An animated tale about Travis, the night cleaner for a popular bathhouse.

HOUSE OF AIR Brian Fairbairn and Karl Eccleston; 2017; UK; 4 min.
A raunchy guide to gay sex.

CURMUDGEONS Danny DeVito; 2016; USA; 17 min.
Senior citizens Ralph and Jackie (Danny DeVito) balance their relationship with a mixed foundation of potty-mouth deadpan humor and endearing sweetness. There has never been an assisted living facility so lucky.

ALTHOUGH MY WAYS OF LOVING YOU Gonzalo Biderman; 2017; Argentina; 12 min.
A gay couple get a video camera and film their relationship—both the ups and the downs.

CALL YOUR FATHER Jordan Firstman; 2016; USA; 20 min.
Josh and Greg’s first date quickly spirals out of control, and they realize the generational divide between them is the least of their worries.

CONTENT WARNING: VULGAR LANGUAGE, DEPICTION OR DISCUSSION OF SUICIDE, DEPICTION OR DISCUSSION OF SELF-HARM, NUDITY, EXPLICIT SEXUAL SITUATIONS

Earlier Event: October 15
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