From changing room showdowns to clandestine encounters and societal repression, sometimes it takes a little longer to tell your tale…
THE BALLAD OF ELLA PLUMMHOFF
Dir: Barbara Kronenberg
Germany | 29 min
While the 8th grader Ella faces a decisive exam, she dreams from last summer: love lessons of her grotesque ballet teacher, her first kiss, and permanently annoying parents.
Dir: Charlie Parham
UK | 26 min Nightstand stages the destructive relationship between two men over three consecutive nights— one is gay, lost and adolescent, the other is married to a woman and middle-aged.
Dir: Peter Lee Scott
UK | 25 min Colours shows how Adam’s (17) world is turned upside-down when he and two other football team-mates, Mike and Alex, discover Adam’s best friend Tom is gay.
Bespoke festival ‘bolt-on’ New Queer Visions returns, this time with an exciting residence at the East End Film Festival at the Miranda. A feast of LGBTQ films from across the globe, celebrating characters coming in from the edge—to challenge perceptions, excite senses and invert the discourse. Come and be a part of the action.
Dir: Ondrej Hudecek
UP ON THE ROOF
Dir: Damiá Serra Cauchetiez
Dir: Devon Kirkpatrick
Dir: Chih-Jen Lin
THE GAY BOMBAY TALENT SHOW
Dir: Ashish Sawhny
11 LIFE LESSONS FROM AN AWESOME OLD DYKE
Dir: Allison Khoury
Dir: Toby Fell-Holden
Dir: Jake Graf
DESIRE (WORK IN PROGRESS SCREENING)
Dir: Campbell X
Followed by Q&A with directors. BUY TICKETS – A percentage of ticket sales will be donated to The Gay Bombay Group.