Shorts: I Can Love You Better

Love can be a real if we don’t laugh, we’ll cry situation. Through unrequited crushes, home renovations, and the wobbly first steps of queer love, these shorts allow us to lean into laughter.

This program has 6 films.

Sat Jun 01, 4:45 pm
TIFF Bell Lightbox 1
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON
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The Gaybysitters Club

Savannah Dooley

Savannah Dooley

Director

When Kristy finds out her best friend Mary Anne might be dating a BOY, she calls a Babysitters Club emergency meeting.

Country

United States

Year

2019

Duration

8 mins

Interests

Lesbian, RE:Focus

R Rating

If This Is Wrong

Chelsea Woods

Chelsea Woods

Director

When Maria is forced outside her digital comfort zone, she finds real-world connection in an unexpected place.

Country

United States

Year

2018

Duration

13 mins

Interests

Black, Lesbian, RE:Focus, Romance

R Rating

Lady Liberty

Taylor Nagel

Taylor Nagel

Director

After aspiring comic Shea is dumped by her first love, she begins to explore her queer identity and confides in a stranger, Quinn, a very cool and confident gay woman

Country

United States

Year

2018

Duration

25 mins

Interests

Lesbian, RE:Focus

R Rating

Misdirection

Carly Usdin

Carly Usdin

Director

Camila is your average college freshman with a big, gay crush on her roommate. A chance encounter with a street magician teaches Camila to channel her energy into a new hobby.

Country

United States

Year

2018

Duration

13 mins

Interests

Lesbian, RE:Focus

R Rating

Everything's Great!

Linnea Ritland

Linnea Ritland

Director

Everything’s Great!follows an awkward, hapless lesbian as she bounces between a messy non-relationship relationship and her alcoholic-dad-soaked home life

Country

Canada

Year

2018

Duration

15 mins

Interests

Bisexual, Canadian, Lesbian, RE:Focus

R Rating

The Half Wall

Ida Eldøen

Ida Eldøen

Director

When the topic of home renovation comes up, a gay couple find themselves in a heated and deeply serious discussion over a bathroom wall.

Country

Norway

Year

2018

Duration

6 mins

Interests

Lesbian, RE:Focus

R Rating

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