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84 Min. (Shorts Program)
SATURDAY | March 15 | 4:00pm | Egyptian Theatre (Spielberg)
Childhood and adolescence can be bitter pills to swallow, especially when confronting racial identity and gender identity, and climbing up the hill of sexual discovery. These touching, poignant shorts capture the essence of the revelation, evolution and angst of youth as seen through the eyes of precocious girls both small and tall, two confused boys, and a trans teen.
Dir. Rujiroj Thanasankittiwat, 2013, 8 min
A short and sweet glimpse into the life of a little girl forced to live within the confines of her mother's idea of femininity.
Dir. Yohann Kouam, 2013, 20 min
Set in France, this beautiful coming-of-age story depicts an adolescent who stumbles upon the truth about his beloved older brother, then attempts to return to the life he once knew.
Dir. Sonali Gulati, 2013, 10 min
Depicted through the diary entries of a young Indian girl, this short explores what really lies beneath her relationship with her best friend.
YOU'RE DEAD TO ME
Dir: Wu Tsang, 2013, 13 min
A mother comes to terms with her choice to turn her back on her trans-daughter.
Dir. Alex Delyle, 2012, 9 min
A socially outcast tomboy is forced to come out of her shell and face the world when she is stricken with mono.
Dir. Finbarr Wilbrink, 2013, 24 min
A hilarious look at a young African-American teen's quest for his identity as it exists both within and beyond the confines of his Caucasian home.
Outfest Fusion LGBT People of Color Film Festival brings together a diverse population in a shared cultural experience.
2014 OUTFEST FUSION LGBT PEOPLE OF COLOR FILM FESTIVAL, MARCH 14-16
The festival features 30 short and feature-length films from around the world that reflect a wide array of LGBT stories and parties. Fusion gives participants an opportunity to see reflections of their own experience and to deepen their understanding of other LGBT communities of color. Nearly 5000 people from across Southern California participate in the festival, which is located at the American Cinematheque in Hollywood.
Outfest Members may enter discount codes below to purchase discounted tickets.
American Cinematheque - Egyptian Theatre (View)
6712 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028
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