Director: Chun-Yu Chang, Gao Hong
Taiwan / 2019 / 30 mins / Drama
In Mandarin and Taiwanese with Chinese and English subtitles
A girl called Zhang Ya-Ting wants to change her name. A boy called Hong Jia-Hao intends to end his relationship with his sex buddy. The young generation cries out in frustration in this era when sexuality and self-identity have become uncategorisable.
Director: Hanxiong Bo
USA / 2020/ 17 mins / Drama
In Mandarin with English subtitles
Disguised as a girl, growing up during the era of the one-child policy in China, Yan struggles to make sense of his gender identity and grapples with the conservative world that surrounds him.
3. Wrestling Blues *
Director: Yarli Allison
UK, Hong Kong / 2020 / 6 mins / Experimental
In Cantonese with Cantonese and English subtitles
In this blue wrestling ring, no one seems to be living in reality. Their minds enter a deeper consciousness which explores the sexual and suicidal propensities of the human mind.
4. We Are Dancers
Director: Joe Morris
UK / 2019 / 30 mins / Drama
In German and English with English subtitles
Berlin 1933 - the day after the Reichstag fire - drag queen Hansi Sturm, devastated by his lover's betrayal, must come to terms with the violently changing times while facing Nazi persecution.
5. Out on the Inside: Transgender Women Share Stories From a California Prison**
Director: Monica Lam
USA / 2020 / 10 mins / Documentary
At a men's prison in Vacaville, California, about two dozen transgender women have been learning to live side-by-side with more than 2000 cisgender men. They have also had to fight to express their identity under grim circumstances.