Blooming Colors

Filmmakers in attendance.

With a myriad of new voices emerging in queer cinema and a deep desire to move beyond the traditional coming out narrative, LGBTQ filmmaking is breaking new ground. Sexy, heart breaking, visceral, and even funny, join us and immerse yourself in these colorful worlds. – Trent Nakamura

Co-presented with Community Partners: Outfest, Satrang

In this program


ENGAGED

Directed by David Scala

Darren wants to propose to his boyfriend, but one thing after the next keeps preventing him.

GENTLEMAN SPA

Directed by Yu Jhi-han

Hao, a chubby gay man, works as a janitor at a gay spa.

I THINK SHE LIKES YOU

Directed by Bridey Elliott

When Justine and Julia pick Jake up at a bar, it’s not quite the threesome he was expecting.

MASKS

Directed by Mahaliyah Ayla O

A closeted medical student risks being outed to her family when she is targeted in a mass shooting at a gay nightclub.

RANI

Directed by Hammad Rizvi

A Pakistani transgender woman sets out to take care of an abandoned child.

ZERO ONE

Directed by Nick Neon

When Jimmy Park visits home for the first time in years, he’s forced to make peace with the ghost of who he could have been.

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