FUSION LAB SCREENING: Catch Me If You Can (Short Film Program)
Sunday, March 24, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, United States
Catch Me If You Can
THE KISSING BANDIDO
Dir. Augie Robles, 1995, USA, 3 min.
A young boy relays his busy day at school.
RAD QUEERS: PAYASOS L.A.
Dir. Graham Kolbeins, 2012, USA, 9 min.
A playful yet inspiring documentary about a group of Latino go-go dancers who bring a clown aesthetic to the leather scene.
THE ROOKIE AND THE RUNNER
Dir. Augie Robles, 2012, USA, 10 min.
A jogger in the park gets more than he bargained for when he encounters two handsome strangers.
Dir. Sharon Barnes, 2008, USA, 11 min.
AJ, an oil wrestler, is on a mission to rescue her girl from the clutches of a gay reformatory.
Dir. Chiedu Egbuniwe, 2004, USA, 14 min.
A young woman is tricked into playing a not-so-innocent game of touch football.
Dir. Abdi Nazemian, 2010, USA, 15 min.
A coming-of-age story about Jack, a 16-year old Iranian boy growing up in 1989 Los Angeles. With the 1979 Iranian Revolution a distant memory, the AIDS movement as a backdrop, and a haunting score by Vampire Weekend's Rostam Batmanglij, Jack learns how to stage his own much smaller revolution within the confines of his traditional family.
Dir. Christina Choe, 2009, USA, 8 min.
Bobby, a Korean-American teenage outcast, is working at his parents dry cleaners on prom weekend. When the prom queen and her boyfriend, stop by with their dress and tuxedo, Bobby has his own prom to remember.
THE PERFECT ONES
Dir. Nao Bustamante & Matt Johnstone, 2006, USA, 8 min.
An amnesia stricken suburban housewife wanders into an underground punk club and discovers a new way of life.
Fusion Lab provides free classes in screenwriting, storytelling, directing, cinematography, editing, digital media storytelling and how to thrive as an artist. These classes are taught by Outfest Alumni filmmakers and are a great introduction to filmmaking. We encourage you to reserve a spot for classes in advance, although you are welcome to walk-up and attend on a space-available basis.
Fusion Lab - a pop-up shop style micro-cinema and media lab in Leimert Park Los Angeles that is open from March 19 - April 19. All programs are free and open to the public.
Fusion Lab Location:
4343 South Leimert Boulevard
Los Angeles CA 90008
Fusion Lab is open:
Wednesdays/Thursday/Fridays 3:00PM - 8:00PM
Saturdays 12:00PM - 9:00PM
Sundays 12:00PM - 8:00PM
Hours and programs are subject to change. For more information and the daily schedule visit outfest.org/fusionlab
Fusion Lab is generously supported by a grant from the James Irvine Foundation
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