2013 – Merlinka Queer Film Festival

Merlinka Queer Film Festival

Merlinka Queer Film Festival


Awards Merlinka festival 2013

Best Short Film

La Petite Mort (dir. Jolanda Suter, Roswitha Heer)
A backside approach (dir. Nimrod Rinot)
Avtash (dir. Itsik Sayag)
Camionero (dir. Sebastián Miló)
Undress me (dir. Victor Lindgren)

Winner: Camionero (dir. Sebastián Miló)

Best Documentary

Rent Boys (dir. Rosa von Praunheim)
My Child (dir. Can Candan)
I am Divine (dir. Jeffrey Schwarz)
Man for a day (dir. Katarina Peters)

Winner: I am Divine (dir. Jeffrey Schwarz)

Best Feature Film

Snails in the rain (dir. Yariv Mozer)
Mixed Kebab (dir. Guy Lee Thys)
The Guide (dir. Zacharias Mavroeidis)
For 80 days (dir. Jon Garaño, Jose Mari Goenaga)

Winner: Snails in the rain (dir. Yariv Mozer)

Thursday, December 12th 2013, 17:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Director: Benjamin Teske
Cast: Sabin Tambrea, Ronald Nitschke, Hedi Kriegeskotte, Janna Horstmann
Germany, 2013
Short (Trans)
Duration: 23 min

To finally gain her father’s acceptance, transsexual Leonie decides to return masqueraded as a man to the world of her childhood: the funfair. Though even the old owner of the ghost train has something to hide…


La Petite Mort
Director: Jolanda Suter, Roswitha Heer
Switzerland, 2013
Short (Queer)
Duration: 6 min

La Petite Mort (french for orgasm). Sensual encounters of Fruit and Vegetable. Sex among vitamin bombs. A vegan orgy in 7000 frames.


A backside approach
Director: Nimrod Rinot
Israel, 2012
Short (Gay, Trans)
Duration: 8 min

Tal and Yossi are exclusively dating for two months now. An afternoon hot sex interferes with their plans when Yossi’s condom disappeared deep in Tal’s ass. Now they must deal with an HIV test, a test Tal has never taken yet, and the lost condom that must be found. Nurse Nona comes their aid illuminates the situation in her own special way.


Director: Clarissa Reboucas
Brazil, 2013
Short (Queer)
Trajanje: 9 min

A smell can save memories of a lifetime… This is the story of Maria, the woman who watches her husband’s body while recalls the many years of a loving relationship unconventional and finds comfort in the memories to overcome the loss.


The Best Friend
Director: Allan Deberton
Cast: Jesuita Barbosa, Victor Sousa, Marta Aurélia
Brazil, 2013
Short (Gay)
Duration: 17 min.

Saturday, first day of vocation. Lucas and Felipe decide to go to the beach.


La Santa
Director: Mauricio Lopez
Chile, 2012
Short (Trans)
Duration: 14 min

María (13) is an intersex girl (hermaphrodite) who is forced by her father to impersonate the Holly Virgin Mary at the procession of their town, because he thinks this is the only way she can “get fixed”.


Director: Dan Goldes
USA, 2011
Duration: 5 min

Listings on gay dating web sites increasingly specify that the poster is “clean” or “disease-free” and requests of his potential matches, “ub2”. of course, people are free to specify anything that’s important to them, but how does the choice of these words impact the HIV+ men who read them? what image does it give of our community? do words matter?


With love, your children
Director: Okvir
Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2012
Short (LGBT)
Duration: 15 min

“With love, your children” depicts personal stories of LGBTIQA persons on building parent-caregiver-child relationship in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It explores the narratives of queering the borders of biological and chosen families through the prism of experiences of unconditional love, closets, understanding, support, courage, rejection, erasure and migration of LGBTIQA persons. This documentary movie invites every parent, caregiver and child to rethink the persona/political way of how we build our relationships and communities within patriarchal society of Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Taglia Corto
Director: Filippo Demarchi
Switzerland, 2012
Short (Gay)
Trajanje: 12 min

A son returns to his parents’ home for one weekend to talk to them about his sentimental and sexual situation. A desire to be recognized, to be loved, and to create a sincere and true relationship.

Thursday, December 12th 2013, 19:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


For 80 days
Director: Jon Garaño, Jose Mari Goenaga
Cast: Itziar Aizpuru, Mariasun Pagoaga, José Ramón Argoitia
Spain, 2011
Feature film (Lesbian)
Duration: 105 min

Axun, a 70 year old woman, is called from the hospital to take care of her daughter’s ex-husband, who was seriously injured in a car accident. To her suprise, the woman who takes care of the other patient in the same hospital room turns out to be Maite, her best friend when teenagers. They have not seen each other from more than 50 years. The hospital visits will show that the close relationship they had when teenagers is still alive. Their relationship was very special fifty years ago but nowadays the same feelings flourish. They have fun and enjoy each other’s company until Axun finds out that Maite is openly lesbian. Axun questions her own feelings abotu Maite. Was their relationship when teenagers more than freindship? There is the thin line that separates friendship from desire? Now that she is 70, does she dare crossing this thin line?

Thursday, December 12th 2013, 21:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


I am Divine
Director: Jeffrey Schwarz
USA, 2013
Documentary (Trans, Gay)
Director: 90 min

I Am Divine is the story of Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, from his humble beginnings as an overweight, teased Baltimore youth to internationally recognized drag superstar through his collaboration with filmmaker John Waters. Spitting in the face of the status quos of body image, gender identity, sexuality, and preconceived notions of beauty, Divine was the ultimate outsider turned underground royalty. With a completely committed in-your-face style, he blurred the line between performer and personality, and revolutionized pop culture. I Am Divine is a definitive biographical portrait that charts the legendary icon’s rise to infamy and emotional complexities.

Friday, December 13th 2013, 17:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Director: Julie Bezerra Madsen
Denmark, 2012
Short (Trans)
Duration: 30 min

Oliver is trapped in his own body. He is born as a girl, but feels like a boy. Everything is wrong when he meets himself in the mirror. He hides his breasts and lowers his voice before he walks out the door. He asks: “What do you think when you see me ?” The creation of a new identity has just begun.


Director: Marco Zanoni
Cast: Stefan Mascheck, Karim Khomiakov
Germany, 2013
Short (Gay)
Duration: 13 min

Fabi is gay an thats fine. Whereas Benni says that the long nights together with Fabi are nothing else than the product of to much beer. Fabi is going to a party with Benni against his better know and it comes to a violent argument with Bennis friend Maik (Timocin Ziegler) about Fabis homosexuality. Benni has to make his choice between keeping his secret or defending Fabi against Maik.


Coming out
Director: Jerry Carlsson
Cast: Charlie Gustafsson
Sweden, 2011
Short (Gay)
Duration: 5 min

Joel has finally made up his mind, or so he thinks. Tonight he’s going to tell his parents, but is this the right moment? How should he do it, and what should he say?


Director: Itsik Sayag
Cast: Guy Lahav, Dotan Kraous, Maria Rabeskey, Nir Noy, Moti Levy, Eli Shamarov, Niv Rozenthal
Israel, 2012.
Short (gay)
Duration: 19 min

Six horny and exhausted soldiers on guard duty during their week long reserve duty. Shai, a gay soldier is isolated from the group but, fantasizes about belonging and gazes at them yearningly. Har’el, straight, sensual and sexual, sees Shai as a sex object to unload his horniness.


Director: Mayté Richter
Germany, 2013.
Short (Lesbian)
Duration: 12 min

Saturday night in a cocktailbar. The glasses clink, cool margaritas are served, everybody is relaxed, except for Rita: She is waiting nervously for her first blind date. And then it develops differently than expected…


Ink Deep
Director: Constance Lévesque
Canada, 2012
Short (Trans)
Duration: 3 min

Through‐out the first five months of his hormone reassignment therapy, Rémy Leroux, a transsexual, takes us through his body to his mind, his gender and his identity.


The Queen of My Dreams
Director: Fawzia Mirza, Ryan Logan
Cast: Mouzam Makkar, Fawzia Mirza
USA, 2012
Short (Lesbian)
Duration: 3 min

As a young girl, Fawzia Mirza fell under the spell of Bollywood heroines and their promise of love and feminine perfection. As an adult, she looks back and reimagines the epic romance in the classic film Aradhana, in a new light.


Before Words
Director: Diego Carvalho Sá
Cast: Maurício Destri, Henrique Larré, Layla Ruiz
Brazil, 2013
Short (Gay)
Duration: 13 min

Fragments of the approximation between two boys shows the naive curiosity of Celio for Dario, the assumption of Sofia by this approximation and the previous intereste of Dario for Celio.


Director: Daniele Sartori
Cast: Leonardo Santini, Tommaso Minniti, Eleonora Bolla
Italy, 2012
Duration: 13 min

Francesco, hurt by the discovery of his girlfriend’s betrayal, is craving for meeting his contender. They both think to be strangers to each other, but they’re wrong. In a desperate afternoon, the boy is going to face his pending issue with his antagonist, confessing anything he was tortured by to someone who is going to be more than a psychologist.

Friday, December 13th 2013, 19:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


My Child
Director: Can Candan
Turkey, 2013
Documentary (LGBT)
Duration: 81 min

“My Child” is a feature documentary about a very courageous and inspiring group of mothers and fathers in Turkey, who are parents of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans-gender individuals. They have not only gone through the difficult path of accepting their children for who they are, but also have taken the next step to share their experiences with other LGBT families and the public. In “My Child” seven parents intimately share their experiences with the viewer, as they redefine what it means to be parents, family, and activists in this conservative, homophobic and  trans-phobic society.

Friday, December 13th 2013, 21:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


The Guide
Director: Zacharias Mavroeidis
Cast: Mihalis Oikonomou, Katerina Mavrogiorgi, Kathrin Suckfiel
Greece, 2011
Feature (Gay)
Duration: 94 min

Iasonas arrives in Athens starting his new ambitious career as “architects’ guide”. His group consists of international students of Architecture, finishing their ERASMUS in Thessaloniki. Soon Iasonas faces the contradicting wishes of the students who prefer a day-long coffee or a visit to a graveyard than a guide to the Acropolis. Meanwhile, he meets back with his once (more than just a) best friend Mirsini. Trapped between a friend who progressively sees him less and less as a friend and a group that sees him less and less as a guide, Iasonas will have to give an answer to his own personal questions regarding his sexuality, his career and his life in general.

Saturday, December 14th 2013, 17:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Director: Sebastián Miló
Cuba, 2012
Short (Gay)
Duration: 28 min

In a boarding school, Raidel is witness to the abuse suffered by his schoolmate Randy.


Undress me
Direction: Victor Lindgren
Cast: Jana Bringlöv Ekspong, Björn Elgerd
Sweden, 2012.
Short (trans)
Duration: 15 min

When transgender Mikaela meets a handsome guy in a bar who’s more than a little interested in her, they leave together – the start of a very interesting evening of exploration for each of them.


Life of an ordinary pace
Director: Aleksandar S. Kalezić
Serbia, 2013.
Short (Lesbian)
Duration: 7 min

The story of the secret love of two girls. The story of hiding the truth about their sexual orientation. The story of all the girls that for fear of condemnation choose to live a life that is not theirs, where they are not what they actually are. The story of the battle. The story of fear. A story about love. The story of the collision. The story of tenderness. The story of pain. The story of disappointment. The story of not having courage. The story of rejection. The story of me. The story about you. The story of a dream in which we can only live a life of an ordinary pace.


Straight with you
Director: Daan Bol
The Netherlands, 2012
Short (Gay)
Duration: 19 min

Straight With You is a documentary about eleven-year-old Melvin, who has a secret: he is not into girls. Although his family knows, he’s afraid to tell his schoolmates, as he thinks they might start bullying him. What should he do when the coolest girl in his class sends him a love letter?


Längs vägen
Director: Anette Gunnarsson & Jerry Carlsson
Cast: Pierre Tafvelin & Urban Eksvärd
Sweden, 2013.
Short (Gay)
Duration: 7 min

Two truck drivers have a secret relationship. They meet up at a rest area along the road, both of the mare longing for something more. One single shot portays the men’s struggle to keep their relationship from falling apart, and at the same time their struggle to keep it invisible to others.


Director: Jose Manuel Silvestre
Spain, 2013.
Short (Queer)
Duration: 3 minuta

“Prints” is the story of many kids trying to find their own identity in a narrow minded society.


Au Ras du Sol
Director: Filippo Demarchi
Cast: Axel Fernandez, Johan Libéreau, Yanick Cohades
Switzerland, 2012
Short (gay)
Duration: 9 min

Eric is in love with Kevin, but his university classmates make fun of him. He decides to get revenge.


Director: Mikajlo Ranković
USA, 2012.
Short (Trans)
Duration: 12 min

Sisterhood was created during a course for documetary film making at NYU. The film   includes interviews with five transgender women working at a hair salon in the Bronx. The film is asking questions and exploring topics of working in that neighbourhood and being transgender.


World above Head
Director: Peter Marcias
Italy, 2013.
Short (Trans)
During: 11 min

The film is set in Cagliari, Sardinia, in a fantasy world where the political leader has absolute power. In this fantasy world it can happen that a group of gays, lesbians and transgenders kidnaps the despotic leader and demands a ransom for his release. But can those who have lived in total hypocrisy, who have made lying the key to their success, ever really be sincere?

Saturday, December 14th 2013, 19:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Rent Boys
Director: Rosa von Praunheim
Germany, 2011
Documentary (Gay)
Duration: 84 min

Berlin stories behind sex for money. Despised, stigmatised and suppressed to the fringe of society – this is the reality young, male prostitutes face in Berlin. Most of the hustlers are immigrants, a lot of them act out of necessity. Rosa von Praunheim acompanies the young adults at their work in bars, porn movie theatres and on the street. He shows their reasons, their stories and above all, their strong will to survive.

Saturday, December 14th 2013, 21:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Mixed Kebab
Director: Guy Lee Thys
Cast: Cem Akkanat, Simon Van Buyten, Gamze Tazim
Belgium, Turkey, 2012.
Feature (Gay)
Duration: 98 min

Tracking the unlikely love affair of hunky, closeted gay Muslim from a traditional Turkish family and a blond Belgium boy, Mixed Kebab vividly delves into class, culture and bigotry.

Bram lives a double-life, at once a dutifully religious Muslim, and also a casual drug dealer and closeted gay man. When Bram flies off to Turkey to meet his future wife he brings his stunning friend Kevin, and soon an illicit love affair develops between the two men. Faced with with no choice but to navigate between these two opposing worlds things soon come to an explosive crossroad. Exciting, sexy and endlessly though-provoking Mixed Kebab is about a young man caught not just between two worlds, but four: traditional and modern, gay and straight!

Sunday, December 15th 2013, 17:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Director: Mitsuyo Miyazaki
Cast: Sachiko Katsumata, Miho Fujima, Sonoe Mizoguchi
Japan, 2011
Short (lesbian)
Duration: 25 min

During Post-War Japan, Tsuyako lives a demanding life as a mill factory worker, obedient wife, and loving mother.  When an old female lover, Yoshie, pays a surprise visit, she reignites a passion in Tsuyako – one that Tsuyako has repressed herself from feeling again, and has kept hidden since their separation.  After Yoshie witnesses how Tsuyakos new family mistreats her, she begs Tsuyako to leave with her to Tokyo, to live the life that they had always dreamt of together.  Tsuyako must choose between her duties as a woman and the promise of freedom, while struggling to maintain the Japanese traditions of culture and respect of her family.


Director: Vincent Fitz-Jim, Martijn Cousijn
Cast: Bas de Vries, Eva Oosters, Frederik Stuut
The Netherlands, 2012
Short (Gay)
Duration: 8 min

Daniel is a poetic 8 minute film that tells the coming-of-age story of a teenage boy who finds first love on a summer day. The boy meets a girl but finds himself attracted to the girl’s brother. A tender story evolves. Like in a dream the reality of the surroundings disappears. Leaving the mysterious beauty of sweet memory.


Director: Teresa Martino
Argentina, 2012
Short, (Trans)
Duration: 10 min

A love story between skaters is crossed by a family dispute. Everything is not always what it seems among adolescents, though ambiguous areas are naturally installed and enabled. Crossing traditional gender love is strong and familiar containment imperative.


Kus me zachtjes
Director: Anthony Schatteman
Cast: Ezra Fieremans, Tim Bogaerts, Marijke Pinoy
Belgium, 2012
Short (Gay)
Duration: 16 min

17 year old Jasper lives in a very grey, small town. In his family, he cannot be himself. Jaspers dad is a singer, named Lukkie Luk. All the attention in the family goes to his career. Jasper searches a way to handle this and is faced with the typical questions in the live of an adolescent. Questions that will not be answered when he stays in his own routine.


Now you know
Director: Maxim Cirlan
Czech, 2013.
Short (gay)
Duration: 13 min

The film “Philadelphia” turns a movie evening into a long confession night for two new male lovers. A sarcastic joke on AIDS triggers one of them to reveal his secret. But is it the only one?


Barry’s Bespoke Baker
Director: Denis McArdle
Cast: Michael Bates, Steve Gunn, Ann Ahern
Ireland, 2012.
Short (Gay)
Duration: 8 min.

Barry, a fastidious owner of a bakery, and Brian, his talented baker, are working together on a very special cake. Their styles and personalities clash, but the results of their hard work are memorable.


Director: Simon Schultz von Dratzig
USA, 2013
Short (trans)
Duration: 5 min

The 10th annual trans*march took place on June 28th 2013 in San Francisco, CA. As the most politicized of the three marches during pride week in San Francisco it has a tradition of raising the visibility of trans*-people and their issues. This short documentary is a collection of queer voices during the trans*march 2013 and reflects parts of the discussions concerning the trans*- and LGBT-movement.


Chaleur Humaine
Director: Predari Christophe
Belgium, 2013.
Short (gay)
Duration: 11 min

Antoine loves being close to Bruno. He loves his warmth. He needs it. But comes the time of detachment, when the body stops responding…


Social Butterfly
Director: Lauren Wolkstein
Cast: Camille Claris, Ulysse Grosjean, Anna Margaret Hollyman
France, 2013
Duration: 15 min

Chloe, a young French teenager, receives an unexpected visit during her birthday party for her 18.

Sunday, December 15th 2013, 19:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Man for a day
Director: Katarina Peters
Germany, 2012
Documentary (trans, queer)
Duration: 96 min

The worldwide stage appearances and workshops of the gender activist and performance artist Diane Torr, are legendary. For the past thirty years, the focus of this performance artist’s work has been an exploration of the theoretical, artistic as well as the practical aspect of gender identity. Katarina Peters casted and observed a Berlin workshop taught by Diane Torr, in which a group of open-minded women came together to discover the secrets of masculinity. What makes a man a man and a woman a woman? Precisely when and where is gender identity formatted? How much is nature and how much nurture? Each of Torr’s workshops represents an open-ended laboratory experiment in social behaviour in which the question is posed. The audience receives an intimate view into the lives of the participants before, during and after their transformation to newly found men.

Sunday, December 15th 2013, 21:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


Snails in the rain
Director: Yariv Mozer
Cast: Liron Argaman, Yaron Biton, Shak Brenner
Israel, 2013.
Festured (Gay)
Trajanje: 82 min

Tel Aviv, Summer 1989. Boaz, a beautiful and alluring linguistics student, receives anonymous, male written love letters,that undermines his sexual identity and  interfere his peaceful life with his beloved girlfriend.

Monday, December 16th 2013, 17:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


The Rookie and The Runner
Director: Augie Robles
Cast: Ephraim Lopez, George Unda, Rich Gallardo
USA, 2012.
Short (gay)
Duration: 10 min

Confident and strong, a runner in the park causes a driver in a passing car to slow down. The runner stops to tie his shoe, and the driver pulls over and gets out of his car. The runner shows his interest, but the driver is inhibited to make a move when a third man emerges from the woods. The runner decides to follow a man who seems to know what he wants and leaves behind the ambivalent driver. Or is a sure thing too good to be true?


Director: Loong Wah
Malaysia, 2013.
Short (Trans)
Duration: 13 min

In a night club disco bar, there is fabulous veteran Drag Queens Performer. At the same time, there will be many new young performers will be coming in to be a performers and a dancers. Are the fabulous veteran Drag Queens Performer, still has chances to continue as a performer in the night club disco bar. But at the same time, the fabulous veteran Drag Queens Performer will still found happiness.


Love is not enough
Director: Bryan Darling
Cast: Scott Cox, Brain Clark Jansen, Jason Brock
USA, 2012.
Short (Gay)
Duration: 11 min

When Eric meets Conrad, it’s love at first sight.  Once their whirlwind romance turns domestic, both men must face their conflicting ideas about relationships: Eric’s monogamy and Conrad’s polyamory.  Eric tries to follow his friend David’s advice to listen to his heart, even when Conrad brings his new love to Eric’s birthday.  After all three share a night together Eric must ask, when is love not enough?


(A)Typical couple
Director: Maša Zia Lenárdič, Anja Wutej
Cast: Maša Zia Lenárdič, Anja Wutej
Slovenia, 2012.
Short (Lesbian)
Duration: 6 min

A typical day in a typical life of a typical couple trying to communicate their way through their typical relationship. (A)Typical note: The film was shot, directed, acted, produced and edited by only two people.


O Pacote
Director: Rafael Aidar
Cast: Jefferson Brito, Victor Monteiro, Thaís Oliveira
Brazil, 2013
Short (Gay)
Duration: 18 min

In the outskirts of São Paulo, the young Leandro is a new student in a new school. In the classroom, he meets Jefferson who introduces him to his new group of friends. As the days go by, the boys hit it off and grow more intimate until they decide to be together as a couple. Their relationship is at stake when Jefferson informs Leandro that he is HIV-positive. Facing the news, Leandro must decide whether they continue in this romantic relationship or not.


Coffee & Pie
Director: Douglas Horn
Cast: Sophia Takal, Amy Seimetz, Karen Chamberlain
USA, 2011
Short (lesbian)
Duration: 15 min

In this self-proclaimed anti-romantic comedy, yet offbeat love story of sorts, couple June and October are breaking up. Manipulative June feels her moral superiority justifies the breakup. A “confucked” October learns from seasoned waitress Billy-Jean, that revenge is a dish best served with pie. A sweet as pie short to be enjoyed by all.


Director: Boaz Foster
Israel, 2012.
Short (Gay)
Duration: 15 min

Yotam is a successful Israeli footballer that gets the chance of a life time- a chance to sign a contract with the Royal Madrid Football club. Yotam soon finds out that his ticket to glory comes in a heavy price. will he pay it?


House for Sale
Director: Eisha Marjara
Cast: Suzanna Lenir, Neil Napier, Atif Y. Siddiqi
Canada, 2011.
Short (Trans)
Duration: 18 min

SALIM shows up posing as a home buyer at a suburban house that is up for sale. ʻWhat the hell am I doing here?ʼ he asks himself. As the ownerʼs wife gives him a tour of the place, he recalls a memorable night when a fatal promise was made. HOUSE FOR SALE exposes the bonds that are built in public and behind closed doors and unravels the complicated negotiations of desire and commitment.

Monday, December 16th 2013, 19:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA


I am a porn star
Director: Charlie David
USA, 2013
Documentary (Gay)
Duration: 81 min

There are an estimated 370 million pornographic websites online. Porn is now a thirteen BILLION dollar business. So who’s doing all this moonlighting? Turns out – probably some people you know. I’m a Porn Star follows the lives of guys in the neighbourhood who are likely a lot more famous than you – at least on the Internet. Why do they get into porn? Do their friends and family know? Is it about money? Is it a sexual turn-on? How did they get here? What do their families and friends think? How much do they make? I’m a Porn Star is a portrait of people who work in adult entertainment, a business bigger than the music industry. As our story unfolds it will deliver insight into the personal lives of guys working in pornography, their hopes and their dreams.

Monday, December 16th 2013, 21:00 MAIN HALL DOM OMLADINE BEOGRADA

I do
Director: Glenn Gaylord
Cast: Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Alicia Witt, Maurice Compte
USA, 2013.
Feature (Gay, Lesbian)
Duration: 91 min

A gay Brit in New York loses his immigration status and marries his best friend in order to stay in the country with his family. When his lover is forced to leave the country, he must choose between leaving with him, or remaining with his family. The film views marriage equality in the US through the prism of immigration rights.