Intersections and Interconnections

Runtime: 01:52:45
Available:: May 28, 2021 07:01
Until:: May 31, 2021 06:59

This block looks at films that explore the crossing of paths and the relationships that follow - whether family, partnership, friendship, or the personal connection to ourselves. Each film illuminates the connections we make throughout our lives as we explore what it means to be a human in this complex world, searching for those we fit with.

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Una Telenovela de Guapas

Una Telenovela de Guapas

00:21:59

A group consisting of lgbti activists, theater actors and filmmakers gather to create a film using a common language: the one of latin american telenovelas. From white magic rituals to ideas of love, religion and police oppression, this project explores how to use film as a tool for social inclusion.

Jewel Marvel

Jewel Marvel

00:05:48

When a claustrophobic drag queen and an impatient nun get stuck in an elevator, they are forced to overcome their differences and discover that they have more things in common than what they ever thought.

Content Warning: Adult Language.

Yael's Room

Yael's Room

00:22:44

Yael returns from India to the Kibbutz, where she lives with her mother, with her leg in a cast. She yearns for a room of her own, outside her mother's house. Will Yael be willing to pay the price for her own space?

Content Warnings: Adult Content and Strong Sexual Content.

Butterflies

Butterflies

00:22:55

A lonely prostitute finds support in a single, drug dealing, mother. Their loyalty is tested after a traumatic incident.

Content Warnings: Adult Content, Adult Language, Mild Violence, Brief Nudity, and Strong Sexual Content.

jeijay

jeijay

00:07:45

“Jeijay” begins where most romantic movies end. Two people try to repress the slow but inevitable decay of their relationship. Feeling isolated in their little home, more & more of the happy facade of their love life comes crumbling down. The profound melancholia of the subject is captured in everyday moments that intertwine with dreamlike sequences.

Content Warning: Nudity.

A Simple Love Story

A Simple Love Story

00:21:55

A documentary film following a not so simple yet simple love story between a tomboy and a transvestite man in Myanmar.

Content Warning: Adult Content.

Rawhya's safe haven

Rawhya's safe haven

00:04:44

Rawhya is a 60 year old mother with 3 special needs sons, living all together under one roof in a village.
The moment you hear Rawhya's story you think it would be a sad one, but this one is different, her story is full of strength, love and faith.
The film is about Rawhya's heart that became her sons' haven

Content Warning: Adult Language.

Getting married

Getting married

00:04:55

Bruno is a transgender boy who doesn't believe in marriage, but a few months ago he learned that his friends from Iquitos Almendra and Luko were married in Argentina and returned to Peru. So he decided to go to Iquitos to dispel his doubts.

Content Warning: Adult Content.

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