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This year, we’re bringing you a curated selection of free short films to watch online throughout the festival 15 to 26 March – including #FiveFilmsForFreedom, presented in partnership with the British Council.
Short films are free to watch throughout the festival.
I Was Never Really Here
The blossoming love between two Ghanaian boys living in Germany comes under threat when one is faced with residency issues.
Kitchen Sink Fantasy
Gen-Z narcissist Charlie goes on a magical quest to get the girl of their dreams.
Life in Love: Cinthia & Robyn
An asexual extrovert and their introverted partner search for intimacy and fun during a birthday adventure.
Live On Without Me
When her partner dies in a tragic accident, grieving Shuting struggles to continue taking care of Tung, her partner’s daughter.
A young genderqueer person revisits their formative relationships and ruminates on their identity in this mixed-media experimental short.
My Dear Boy
A whole relationship is condensed into one short film.
As a single parent raising an autistic son, Claire longs for intimacy – is Olivia too charming to be true?
After three years, painter Sadie Lee unveils her portrait of Libro Levi Bridgeman.
Five Films For Freedom
Five short films available for free online throughout BFI Flare: London LGBTQIA+ Film Festival, in partnership with the British Council.Find out more