Wicked Queer 40

SHORT FILM PROGRAM

Menergy

Streaming 

Apr 15

 - 

Apr 30, 2024

Director
Year
Run Time
min
Country
Language
PROGRAM Time
116
minutes
Content warning:
This film is presented in
with English subtitles.
"The boys in the barroom living it up. Shootin' off energy. The guys on the sidewalk workin' it out. Talkin' 'bout Menergy. The boys in the back room are laughin' it up. Shootin' off energy. The guys in the street talk checkin' you out. Talkin' 'bout Menergy. The boys in the bedroom lovin' it up, Shootin' off energy. We all know the feelin', it's no mistery Talkin' 'bout Menergy - Patrick Crowley "

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Program includes...

This short film program includes the following films:

Rumpelstiltskin

8
min 
Content warning:
A gay man compares his life to the fable of Rumpelstiltskin. Funny/sad/universal.
DIRECTOR
Ethan Fuirst
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
English

Whitewash

13
min 
Content warning:
After being accepted into the Ivory Estates, a queer Asian man moves in with his new fiance and discovers that he's the only person of color in the neighborhood and soon uncovers the estates' secrets.
DIRECTOR
Jerry Hsu
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
English

Aikane

14
min 
Content warning:
A valiant island warrior, wounded in battle against foreign invaders, falls into a mysterious underwater world. When the octopus who rescues him transforms into a handsome young man, they become aik?ne, intimate friends bound by love and trust, and an epic adventure begins.
DIRECTOR
Daniel Sousa, Dean Hamer, Joe Wilson
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
N/A

Headdress

10
min 
Content warning:
When a Queer Native Person at a music festival sees a Non-Native person wearing a ceremonial headdress, they retreat into their mind to find the perfect insult.
DIRECTOR
Tai Leclaire
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
English

Safe Word

15
min 
Content warning:
Cesar, an emotionally stunted masochist, must confront his self-loathing after his dom, Bear, reinterprets the rules of their game. They arrive at a paradigm-shifting result neither one of them expects.
DIRECTOR
Christopher Cunetto
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
English

Insta Gay

13
min 
Content warning:
A gay millennial reels after breaking-up with a popular influencer.
DIRECTOR
Simon Paluck
COUNTRY
Canada
LANGUAGE
English

Pedro Had a Horse

24
min 
Content warning:
While Pedro Americo denies having fabricated fake news, Paulo Setubal reveals the Emperor's innermost secrets.
DIRECTOR
Daniel Nolasco
COUNTRY
Brazil
LANGUAGE
Portuguese

Matinee Baby

19
min 
Content warning:
In this raunchy and outlandish queer comedy, best friends Robby and Noah-Lee – employees at Portland's historic Clinton Street Theater – find themselves confronted by a parade of increasingly wacky, genre-tinged suitors.
DIRECTOR
Thom Hilton
COUNTRY
United States
LANGUAGE
English