US PREMIERE

WORLD PREMIERE

FESTIVAL SPOTLIGHT

REEL QUEER LIVES

Saturday

Nov 18

@

1:00 pm

The Brattle Theater

With 
Directors Dave Quantic, Odu Adamu & Todd Henry
 in person.

US PREMIERE

WORLD PREMIERE

FESTIVAL SPOTLIGHT

REEL QUEER LIVES

Saturday

Nov 18

@

1:00 pm

The Brattle Theater

With 
Directors Dave Quantic, Odu Adamu & Todd Henry
 in person.
Six brilliant short documentaries chronicles the realities of Queer life in the USA and abroad.
Director
Year
Run Time
minutes
Country
Language
Content warning:
This film is presented in
with English subtitles.

Presented with...

This feature will be preceded by the following short film:

Program includes...

This short film program includes the following films:

Body Language

 (
10
min) 
BODY LANGUAGE is a candid conversation about body image and body experience for Black gay, queer, and same gender loving men.
Content warning:
DIRECTOR
Odu Adamu
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
English
YEAR
2022

MALDITA. A LOVE SONG TO SARAJEVO

 (
27
min) 
In Maldita, a love song to Sarajevo, Bozo Vreco, the most revolutionary artist of the Balcans sings to life, to overcoming obstacles...
Content warning:
DIRECTOR
Raúl de la Fuente Calle, Amaia Remirez
COUNTRY
Spain
LANGUAGE
English, Spanish
YEAR
2022

More Than a Feeling

 (
5
min) 
A diverse cross-section of queer people describe discovering the pleasures of self-pleasure for the first time.
Content warning:
DIRECTOR
Dave Quantic
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
English
YEAR
2022

Paradise

 (
29
min) 
“Paradise” revisits South Korea’s era of authoritarian development (1970s-1980s) through the lens of queer livelihood.
Content warning:
DIRECTOR
Minki Hong
COUNTRY
Republic of Korea
LANGUAGE
Korean
YEAR
2023

First Months of Freedom

 (
9
min) 
Cat, a transgender woman in Tennessee who has been institutionalized since she was four years old, got off parole in 2020.
Content warning:
DIRECTOR
Kriss Li
COUNTRY
Canada
LANGUAGE
English
YEAR
2021

Permissible Beauty

 (
23
min) 
Placing Black queer experience at the heart of a highly collaborative process we create richly layered portraits of contemporary figures.
Content warning:
DIRECTOR
Mark Thomas
COUNTRY
UK
LANGUAGE
English
YEAR
2022
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