The Time Is Now
No matter at what point in your life, coming out can be an intimidating, often overwhelming prospect. This selection of short films sensitively explores the pains and pleasures of accepting the person you truly are.
Programmed by Michael Blyth | Total running time 111min
Scared to tell his family the truth, Rahmi struggles to keep his real identity a secret.
Dir Christopher Manning. UK 2018. 15min
When a Hasidic man misplaces his hat one night, his two worlds look set to collide.
Dir Sarah Smith. USA 2018. 15min
A young cage fighter must choose between his head and his heart after his father discovers the truth.
Dir Irasj Asanti. Norway 2018. 15min
For 14-year-old Thomas, the pressures of being the new kid at school escalate in ways he did not expect.
Dir Søren Green. Denmark 2018. 29min
A chance encounter with a client ignites some long-hidden desires for a lonely abalone trader.
Dir Adrian Chiarella. Australia 2018. 15min