IMAGE+NATION ALL THAT WE ARE: DIVERSITY (FIERTÉ / PRIDE)
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August 7, 2022 | 8 H
All That We Are
“IMAGE+NATION@FIERTÉ all that we are” is a series of short films curated by image+nation that speak to and of queer lives and living.
Celebrating Montreal image makers and showcasing international storytellers alike, this series, specially curated for Montréal Pride explores all that we love, all that we are becoming, and all that we are proud to be.
ODEHIMIN (BAIE DU COEUR)
Kijâtai-Alexandra Veillette-Cheezo | Anishnabe | 3 min | Original in ojibwe, Fr.+ Eng.
Odehimin is reconnecting with oneself and learning self-love.
HOUSE OF PRIDE / BALLROOM BOUDOIR
Frigid + Stephen LaReign Hues | Canada | 2021 | 4 min | no dialogue
Montreal art collective House of Pride takes you behind the scenes to experience their innovative work in drag, dance and performance art. Gender bending, ground-breaking, outrageous, legendary, queer, feminine power!
Kai Stänicke | Germany| 2015 | 3 min | no dialogue
A quick-hitting tale of feeling different but discovering your place as part of a shimmering community.
Philippe Hamelin | Canada | 2020 | 7 min | English subtitles
Using synthetic images, the gorgeous animation, Lèvres bleues (Blue Lips) reconstructs the memory of a loving moment.
ARE YOU STILL WATCHING?
Alex Cardy, Tali Polichtuk + Kitty Chrystal | Australia | 2021 | 6 min | English original.
Jamie keeps themselves entertained bingeing on queer film and TV during lockdown but mere escapism turns sensual when they start having sexual delusions involving their favorite queer characters. Are You Still Watching? explores the emancipatory power of the queer imagination, combining erotic fan fiction tropes, magical realism and a firm camp sensibility.