Shorts: I U She

From being haunted by the past to going undercover on a drug bust, from struggling with a new dynamic in a relationship to diving headfirst into a new sexual experience, these films are a roller coaster ride of emotions, showcasing the profound importance of collaboration.

This program contains scenes depicting transphobia and discussions around biphobia.

Guests: Vanessa Sandre, Valerie Yu, Melissa Peng, EE Kihlstrand

This program has 7 films.

May 25, 2024 4:45 pm
TIFF Lightbox 3
350 King Street West
Toronto, ON

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Baby Gay

Arielle Frances Bagood

Arielle Frances Bagood

Director

Desperate to finally prove her bisexuality, Stevie Lee bluffs her way into a lesbian threesome, assuming she’ll “figure it out”. She does not figure it out.

Country

United States

Year

2023

Duration

9 mins

Interests

Bisexual, Intergenerational, Sexy

Honeymoon

Alkis Papastathopoulos

Alkis Papastathopoulos

Director

While traveling across the country by bus, a transphobic attack by two passengers leaves Fay and Sandra stranded on a highway in the middle of nowhere.

Country

Greece

Year

2023

Duration

23 mins

Interests

RE:Focus, Romance, Trans

The Pleasure Is All Mine

Vanessa Sandre

Vanessa Sandre

Director

When 76-year-old Amélia realizes she has never had an orgasm in her life, she becomes determined to have one at any cost.

Country

Brazil

Year

2023

Duration

19 mins

Interests

Aging / Elders, Friendship, RE:Focus, Sexy

F**KED

Sara Harrak

Sara Harrak

Director

When Dani tells her wife, Jess, she might be interested in sleeping with guys again, it doesn’t go down as expected.

Country

United Kingdom

Year

2023

Duration

6 mins

Interests

Bisexual, RE:Focus

CCTV

Samira Karimi

Samira Karimi

Director

To avoid being outed two lesbian high schoolers must erase footage from the school’s CCTV cameras.

Country

Iran

Year

2023

Duration

10 mins

Interests

Lesbian, Middle Eastern, RE:Focus

Bust

Angalis Field

Angalis Field

Director

A cop with the New York City Police Department goes undercover to make a drug bust.

Country

United States

Year

2024

Duration

10 mins

Interests

RE:Focus, Trans

How We Have Loved

EE Kihlstrand

EE Kihlstrand

Director

Butch Jane lives alone with her memories of a long-lost life until Dilo moves in after their application for asylum is refused.

Country

Sweden

Year

2023

Duration

17 mins

Interests

Activism, Aging / Elders, Gay, Intergenerational, Lesbian, RE:Focus

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