OCTOBER 15 - 24TH, 2021



This collection of shorts honors a multitude of queer and trans voices of color.

Total Running Time – 86 minutes


Noor & Layla

Director: Fawzia Mirza     

Year: 2021    

Country: Canada  

Running Time: 13 minutes

The flourishing and break up of a romantic relationship between two Muslim women is chronicled by the five prayers of Islam.


Director: golden lionheart collier 

Year: 2021 

Country: USA  

Running Time: 4 minutes

Black queer artists reflect on gentrification, community and belonging at the height of the pandemic. Where can you find home when every neighborhood is shifting?

Second Parent

Director: Penny Pin-Jung Chen 

Year: 2020      

Country: USA  

Running Time: 16 minutes

Kat’s fears of water and not bonding with her child intersect as she tries to fill the stay-at-home mom role her partner Julia previously held.


Director: Felicia Pride   

Year: 2019   

Country: USA  

Running Time: 15 minutes

Lulu and Kiana work together at jobs not feeding their passions. After an unexpected one night stand, it’s the morning after that gets really intimate.


Director: Robin Wang    

Year: 2020     

Country: USA  

Running Time: 6 minutes

Following a graduation celebration, four Chinese people must navigate the future of their relationships as dictated by the obligations of life and their individual choices.

A Bronx Story

Director: Bell Soto     

Year: 2019    

Country: USA  

Running Time: 20 minutes

Two sexy queer Dominican men living in Bronx, New York, navigate their modern-day relationship’s trials and tribulations while trying to keep their love afloat.

This Is The Way We Rise

Director: Ciara Lacy   

Year: 2020    

Country: USA  

Running Time: 12 minutes

The film follows kinetic slam poet Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio as her calling to protect Mauna Kea (a dormant volcano on the island of Hawaiʻi) reinvigorates her art.