Runtime: 95 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fiction, Gay, Historical, Mystery, Romance, Slice of Life
Here’s to this year’s crop of the always popular Men’s Shorts. I laughed, I cried, I bought the t-shirt. From sexy to hysterical, beautiful and poignant to mysterious, delight in the range of emotions created.
Director: Sam McConnell, 13 mins, English, USA, 2022
Jack Roth (Cheyenne Jackson), once the hottest star of cable news, stumbles upon a “newsworthy sex scandal” and ends up facing off against all sides, including the corporation he works for.
Director: Mike Donahue, 16 mins, English, USA, 2022
Troy has loud sex, 24/7. Troy shares a wall with Thea and Charlie. Troy is ruining their lives... or is he saving them? Troy is a darkly comedic tale about the unexpected consequences of unasked-for intimacy.
THE LETTER MAN
Director: Andy Vallentine, 9 mins, English, USA
Based on real love letters from WWII, The Letter Men is a window into the untold story of two gay men desperately in love but torn apart by war.
Director: Pepi Ginsberg, 15 mins, English, USA, 2022
On holiday, Ben declines an offer from a handsome man, Sam, to go to a private beach, The Pass. There, Ben meets Christopher who grows aggressive as he struggles to mask his desires for Ben, leaving him afraid to get out of the water.
Director: Emma Fazzuoli, 12 mins, English, USA 2022
When Brad orders takeout after his Grindr hookup, he gets more than he bargained for when Lucy, a food delivery robot, drops off a baby instead. Paranoid, he drags his roommate into the situation when their nosy neighbor arrives bringing more complications.
Director: P.J. Palmer, 30 mins, English, USA, 2020
A rural rancher and his ailing husband, struggling against poverty and isolation, make a heartbreaking decision to preserve the dignity of their marriage in the face of mounting pressures from relatives. An all-star cast including Kevin Bacon, Malcom Gets, Colman Domingo and Laura Innes anchor this beautiful film that ultimately shows us that love is love.