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International Shorts

Museum of Natural History



Little Potato

USA / 2016 / 14:00

Director: Wes Hurley

Little Potato is an autobiographical short about a gay boy growing up in the Soviet Union and his mail-order-bride mom.

The News Today

USA / 2016 / 12:00

Director: Lisa Donato

Inspired by the Pulse Nightclub shooting, this short examines the mundane moments that occur between two men in love—moments that become precious in an instant.


UK / 2017 / 15:00

Director: Jake Graf

Growing up in 1950s England in an intolerant and uninformed world, young Chris Winters struggles to fit into the gender roles dictated by wider society.


Poland / 2016 / 14:00

Director: Yifan Sun

An ex-couple spend the day together before one moves away for good. Will they finally achieve the closure they need or will they further complicate their situation?


Lebanon/USA / 2016 / 15:00

Director: Tarek Turkey

As his body starts to mature, Nidal is forced to navigate the confines of a Syrian refugee camp in a culture that does not comprehend gender fluidity.

My Gay Sister

Norway/Sweden / 2017 / 15:00

Director: Lia Hietala

When Cleo meets her sister’s new girlfriend she isn’t sure what to expect. But when friendship blooms between them, Cleo sees an opportunity to clear a few things up.