Shorts program #1 – LGBTQ
Adelina Anthony, 11 mins, USA, 2019
Two parents struggle with their beloved Mexican musical tradition when their son requests a love song for another boy.
Lizette Barrera, 14 mins, USA, 2017
An ill-tempered teenager attempts to find peaceful solitude on the day of her grandfather’s passing until an estranged friend pays her a visit.
Thiago Zanato & Adriana Barbosa, 20 mins, Brazil/Mexico/USA, 2018
La Flaca is a film about Arely Vazquez, a transgender woman and leader of the Santa Muerte (Saint Death) Cult in Queens, New York. During her yearly celebration to the Bony Lady (“La Flaca” as she likes to call her), Arely faces a lot of challenges to fulfill a promise she made ten years ago.