Shorts: Not Ready to Make Nice

Guests

Nick Borenstein

Nick Borenstein

Alyssa Lerner

Alyssa Lerner

Sarah McCabe

Sarah McCabe

Michelle Nguyen

Michelle Nguyen

Maxwell Addae

Maxwell Addae

Florence Keith-Roach

Florence Keith-Roach

No two families are the same, and if anything can prove this it would be this collection of shorts. Join us for the drama, laughter and embarassment – again and again.

This program has 6 films.

Sat May 25, 2:00 pm
TIFF Bell Lightbox 2
350 King Street West
Toronto ON
Map

Sponsors

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Nick Borenstein

Nick Borenstein

Director

A mother and son shop for a Bar Mitzvah gift at a 99 Cent store.

Country

United States

Year

2018

Duration

5 mins

Interests

Gay

R Rating

Bubble

Alyssa Lerner

Alyssa Lerner

Director

During the 2008 financial crisis Filipina teenager, Frances, is determined to avoid two unstoppable forces: her family’s home foreclosure and a creeping realization that she’s gay. Winner of the 2018 Inside Out Pitch, Please! Competition.

Country

United States

Year

2019

Duration

17 mins

Interests

RE:Focus, Romance, Southeast Asian, Youth

R Rating

The Confirmation

Marie Louise Damgaard

Marie Louise Damgaard

Director

Country

Denmark

Year

2019

Duration

18 mins

Interests

RE:Focus, Trans, Youth

R Rating

Miller & Son

Asher Jelinsky

Asher Jelinsky

Director

Country

United States

Year

2018

Duration

21 mins

Interests

RE:Focus, Trans

R Rating

Outdooring

Maxwell Addae

Maxwell Addae

Director

A young man arrives at his sister’s baby-naming ceremony with a plan to steal the proceeds so he can run away and keep a personal secret hidden.

Country

United States

Year

2019

Duration

15 mins

Interests

Black, Gay

R Rating

A Family Affair

Florence Keith-Roach

Florence Keith-Roach

Director

A Family Affair is an tender, darkly funny take on the ‘brief encounter’ that explores the challenges we face in making personal connections in our digital/ risk-averse world.

Country

United Kingdom

Year

2019

Duration

13 mins

Interests

Lesbian, RE:Focus

R Rating

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