Don't Put Me On Display Shorts Programs | NCGLFF 2019
Shorts Program

Don't Put Me On Display

Soft Spot, Lady Liberty, Fortunate, Verification, If This is Wrong, Vibes, The Date, Long Distance
THEMES: Comedy | Drama | Family | Lesbian | Relationships | Romance
Canada / 12 min / Director Justine Stevens

When Kris’s partner Jess comes home from an evening out, the night takes an unexpected turn. Kris, struggling with the surprise death of an ex-lover, side steps Jess’s come-on’s and inadvertently reveals too much.


United States / 26 min / Director Taylor Lee Nagel

This is a story about Shea, an aspiring comic who longs to live outside the shadow of her celebrity boss’s fame. After she’s dumped by her first (secret) love, she begins to explore her queer identity and confides in a stranger, who happens to be a confident gay woman. 

United States / 6 min / Director Brandy Joseph

A girl that loves her dog seeks true love on a dating app.


United States / 3 min / Director Dana Brawer

When setting up her new phone, Jillian realizes how connected she still is to her ex.

United States / 14 min / Director Chelsea Woods

When it comes to TV’s most homoerotic buddy cop series, it would be hard to find a more obsessed fan than Maria. Black, queer and a lifelong geek, her deepest passion is the show, Bay City. But in real life, her best friend disagrees and thinks the show is another case of network queerbaiting. Maria hopes a trip to the coffee shop might help bring her BFF into the fold.


Lebanon / 7 min / Director Bane Fakih

Mayssa is looking for sexual release to cure her recent depression, but luck (and her mother) is not on her side.

United Kingdom / 15 min / Director Emmalie El Fadli

Lizzy and Olivia might be total opposites when it comes to careers and dress sense BUT they do have one thing in common... they both swiped 'right' on each other. After swiping right, the two hit it off almost immediately but there’s still one thing left to do…attend the date.

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Australia / 7 min / Director Anoop Lokkur

A young Indian woman living in Australia gets a call from her Mum back home.

$10 Individual Tickets | $85 10-Passes
(Various Countries, 90 min)

Friday, August 16

9:10pm   Cinema One

Wednesday, August 21

9:20pm   Cinema Two


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