Men's Shorts

Men's Shorts

April 3, 7:00 PM – April 3, 10:00 PM

Brattle Theatre


Men's Shorts Program: All up in your space! This collection of films navigates the spaces we share, the ones we desire, the ones we occupy, and where we don't. Curated by Shawn P. Cotter.


A restless young man wants to leave love and the Earth behind.

Directed by Layke Anderson 13 m

Other Black Boys

A queer, black college student is forced to confront the masks he wears from day to day when an old friend comes to visit.

Directed by Nyles Washington 16 m

Black Knuckle & Deputy Maltese

In the western town of Coal Ridge, a deputy keeps his love a secret until the outlaw who stole his heart is taken hostage.

Directed by Jason Phillips 15 m

Only Trumpets

Only Trumpets is an adult fairytale for the grindr generation.

Directed by Tristan Scott-Behrends 10 m

The Handyman

A single, gay man schemes creative ways to have a hunky repairman continue to have to come back to his house to fix things, but suddenly the fantasies become more than either of them expected.

Directed by JC Calciano 9 m

Gay Baby

Deonte a visual artist is approaching the age Jesus died, wanting to leave a legacy beyond material belongings; his paranoia has sparked a radical idea or is it?

Directed by Kareem Ferguson 9 m

Come at Me, Bro

Two gay men find a creative way to release their pent-up aggression.

Directed by Ethan Fuirst 6 m


Menis Nolakis, an army officer, is trapped in a dark box. Soon he will realize that it is his coffin, on his funeral day. He will inevitably come face to face with all the important people of his life for the final encounter... and the twists and turns are just around the corner ... of Hades.

Directed by Antonis Glaros 10 m

Surfer's Paradise

A human invited to live in the company of AI struggles between divided loyalties.

Directed by Max Gold 32 m USA