About That Kiss Shorts Program | NCGLFF 2019

About That Kiss

Breastfriends, Bubble, Foreign, Mudpots, The Night Before, "P", The Tingle Test
THEMES: Asian | Comedy | Disability | Drama | Family | Lesbian | Youth

This collection of shorts is all about looking for love wherever you can find it…at your kid’s school, in your school, online, during a tarot card reading, or at your ex’s house.

Ireland / 18 min / Director Eleanor Rogers

A young female relay runner begins to question her sexuality when a new member joins the team. 

United States / 17 min / Director Alyssa Lerner

While her world crumbles from the 2008 financial crisis, a Filipina teenager is determined to avoid two unstoppable forces: her family's home foreclosure and her creeping realization that she's gay.


United Kingdom/ 28 min / Director Mark Pinkosh

Ruby Welles (comedienne Suzi Ruffell) navigates the streets of London, a first date, a secret struggle, and the challenge of being a single thirty-something lesbian.


United States/ 13 min / Director Cate Smierciak

16-year-old Shelby and her best friend Jess spend one last afternoon together at the Salton Sea. In a stolen moment at Shelby’s surprise going-away party, they acknowledge something more between them.

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United States/ 10 min / Director Mragendra Singh

On the night before her wedding, Shae, a deaf, Indian-American bride, pays a visit to her ex, Nikki, a painter, whom she had ghosted. Upon seeing each other for the first time in years, they confront bottled up emotions and unanswered questions, including how Shae is not being honest to her groom about her true self.  


United States / 5 min / Director L.P. Dohi

Two best friends become locked in a bathroom at a party and are forced to confront each other about their drunken hook-up. 

Australia / 6 min / Director Rhett Wade-Ferrell

Two best friends try out the tingle test while dumpster diving.

$10 Individual Tickets | $85 10-Passes
(Various Countries, 97 min)

Thursday, August 15

9:10pm   Fletcher Hall

Thursday, August 22

9:00pm   Cinema Two


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