Total running time: approximately 60 min. This event is FREE. There will be no tickets sold. Seating is first-come, first-serve.
THREE DOLLAR BILL CINEMA SHOWCASE
Check out the latest work from our Reel Queer Youth summer filmmaking program, the TWIST 3-Day Filmmaking Challenge, and the inaugural edition of the Blanket Fort Films Motion Picture program.
RQY BEHIND-THE-SCENES: SEATTLE & TACOMA Halil Aybar & Jackie Moffitt; 2017; USA; 4 min.
Here’s what it looks like to make a film in seven days!
STOP 42 Fiona Rutan, Ian Buson, Kartar Bagri, SailorHank Payne; 2017; USA; 6 min.
A mysterious stranger offers a life-altering ultimatum to a teen waiting for their bus.
PINK ERASURE Piper Lambert-Vail, Jaylen McKeever, Elle Lapsen, Jess Villa; 2017; USA; 5 min.
Seattle queers share their experiences of identity erasure and hopes for the future.
DEATH OF THE INNOCENT Xennia O’Catherine, Kai Daniels, Calvin Beardemphl, Zoey Luna, Asher Cope; 2017; USA; 4 min.
A demon lurks in the shadows of an abandoned building. Will these teens make it out alive?
SAFE PASSAGE Tom Conquergood; 2017; USA; 10 min.
In a post-apocalyptic world, an artist struggles to salvage beauty while their lover fights in the streets to defend the queer community.
SMACK AND SERVE Haus des Rodriguez, 2017, USA, 4 min.
An experimental film featuring original poetry by the writer/director, wherein the narrator seeks an answer to his main question: is he the one who cooks his destiny, or is he being cooked by it?
KITFO Samuel Shanahoy & Emnet Getahun; 2017; USA; 10 min.
A queer Ethiopian-American woman grapples with the decision to bring her partner to a family wedding, risking estrangement, or staying in the closet and losing her sense of self.
FALL Rose Shirley; 2017; USA; 6 min.
Transgender musician Claire Michelle shares her story of overcoming grief through the power of writing and performing music.
TWIST 3-DAY FILMMAKING CHALLENGE SELECTIONS Various; 2017; USA; approximately 15 min.
Films, 90 seconds long, with content about, or a connection to, the LGBTQ+ community, with a theme of Sci-Fi/Fantasy. Presented in partnership with Blanket Fort Films.
GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE!
CONTENT WARNING: VULGAR LANGUAGE, GRAPHIC VIOLENCE, NON-EXPLICIT SEXUAL SITUATIONS