Men in Briefs

This year’s Men in Briefs, the men’s short films program, is as entertaining as ever! With a variety of comedic and dramatic shorts, the program is sure to contain something for everyone.

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Trémulo
2015, Mexico, 20 min
Directed & Written By: Roberto Fiesco
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Carlos sweeps and mops the floor of an old-time barbershop. The day before Independence Day, among the customers is Julio. Their eyes meet, and when the barbershop closes Julio comes back for Carlos. They spend the night together, eating, chatting and even dancing, knowing full well that this encounter will be brief and short-lived.

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Burning Soul- The Raising of the Flag
2016, Australia, 14 min
Directed & Written By: Cédric Eugène Desenfants
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1727, a ship wrecked on Australia's hostile coast. Pieter and Hendrick are friends like brothers; they grew up together, sailed together, survived together, shared everything. But there is a part of his life that Pieter has always kept from Hendrick. When Hendrick discovers the true nature of Pieter's heart, the two men are taken in a storm where friendship and faith collapse.

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Bed Buddies
2016, USA, 15 min
Directed & Written By: Reid Waterer
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Gay friends wake up after drunkenly sleeping together and try to make sense of the suddenly unclear line between friendship and love.

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Seeking: Jack Tripper
2016, USA, 15 min
Directed & Written By: Quinlan Orear
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Seeking: Jack Tripper is a short romantic comedy about a gay married couple who try to have a threesome in an attempt to overcome a rut in their relationship, only to realize just how rusty domestication has left their pickup game.

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Me + You
2016, USA, 14 min
Directed & Written By: Brad Etter

Me + You follows a young boy who fragments from his inner child when he begins to judge himself based on society's perceptions, creating an illusion of separation within his heart. Throughout the film, this fragmented version visits his inner child over the course of his life in a quest to return to self-love.

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Boys on the RoofTop
2016, Mexico, 18 min
Directed By: Julián Hernández
Written By: Emiliano Arenales Osorio, Sergio Loo
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Sergio and Octavio discover each other playing games of desire and seduction during a celebration evening. Once it’s over, both of them will have a piece of each other: their joint gay moments.

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