FUSION LAB SCREENING: WELCOME TO MY WORLD (Short Films)
Friday, March 22, 2013 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, United States
Welcome To My World
GREETINGS FROM AFRICA
Dir. Cheryl Dunye, 1994, USA, 8 min.
Greeting from Africa mixes film with video as Cheryl, played by herself, humorously experiences the mysteries of lesbian dating in the 90′s.
DIVORCIO USA 2005/2012
Dir. Jacinto Astiazarán, 2012, USA/Mexico, 8 min.
A reprisal of an episode of a feisty Spanish-language divorce court with a secret queer transcript at play.
DOL (FIRST BIRTHDAY)
Dir. Andrew Ahn, 2011, USA, 11min.
A family comes together to celebrate a baby boy’s first birthday, but this gathering stirs up feelings of disconnection and alienation for a young gay Korean-American man.
REMEMBER ME IN RED
Dir. Hector Ceballos, 2010, USA, 16 min.
When her best-friend dies, transgender Latina Fidelia Duval plans a funeral to pay homage to her friend Alma Flora's life as a woman. Alma Flora's parent's arrive unexpectedly from Mexico and arrange to bury her as a man instead. Fidelia must find away to honor what would have been her friend's wishes before it is too late.
Dir. Brian Harris Krinsky, 2009, USA, 16 min.
Emo kids Israel and Louie walk around their east Los Angeles neighborhood dishing about their high school classmates. After listening to Louie boast about his sexual escapades, Israel decides he has some catching up to do.
Dir. Mike Rose, 2011, USA, 10 min.
This hilarious comedy spends a few moments in the life of boyfriends who are driven to therapy over the prickly nature of joking around.
Dir. Gianna Sobol, 2009, USA, 17 min.
Bad bosses, wild night and the semi-true story of two girls in love.
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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