This category speaks to the diverse kinds of relationships queer people engage in. This might be because we live in a world determined to erase and destroy us; and so, our connections must also be queer. QUEER INTIMACIES includes a collection of films depicting relationships, sex, and connections not just between queer people, but in queer ways.
The Tragic Fall of Valerie Mallory Finkerstein d. Martina Monro 12:41 Canada 2019
What’s more urgent than love? On the day of her best friend’s surprise birthday party, Valerie must publicly confess her love for Ava or lose her forever.
Lost Cat d. Laura Bergeron 15m Canada 2018
At a turning point in her life, Nathalie tries to overcome her failure and come to peace with her inability to connect with herself and others.
Loretta’s Flowers d. Brendan Prost 15m Canada 2018
On a languid summer’s day in Toronto, a young woman cycles between increasingly intimate encounters with three discrete relations, trapped in a pattern of insatiable longing.
Things That Happen in the Bathroom d. Ed Hancox 13m USA 2019
In the intimate sanctuary of the bathroom, a lonely young man yearns for love, and learns how to survive heartbreak.
Everything’s Great d. Linnea Ritland 14:44 Canada 2018
“Everything’s Great!” is a comedy-drama about an awkward, hapless lesbian bounces between a messy not-relationship relationship and her alcoholic-dad-soaked home life, trying to find stability in others—and eventually finding it in herself.
Amateur Dramaticsd. Linnea Ritland 2018 6:59 Canada
Two competing actors find truth in pretending.
Maybe Todayd. Sarah Rotella 2:59 Canada 2018
The lines between reality and fantasy become blurred, when a woman who has feelings for her best friend imagines what their relationship could be if she acted on them.
Only Trumpets d.Tristan Scott-Behrends 10:11 USA 2018
Longing for a touch that casual encounters cannot satisfy, Tristan, an outsider among outsiders, navigates sex and love in the digital age.