Bizarro Tales

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mins

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Enter a universe of bizarre Queer cinema with this selection of short films. With absurd narratives and stunning, but oftentimes grotesque, imagery, these subversive works of art are sure to captivate you. Weirdness is not the only appeal of these films, but is certainly a common denominator.

DIRECTOR

Screenings

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Saturday 31 October

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16:30

The Cinematheque—Asta

Bizarro Tales

Enter a universe of bizarre Queer cinema with this selection of short films. With absurd narratives and stunning, but oftentimes grotesque, imagery, these subversive works of art are sure to captivate you. Weirdness is not the only appeal of these films, but is certainly a common denominator.

Apocalypse After

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Ultra pulpe

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Bertrand Mandico

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2018

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France

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38

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French with English subtitles

TW:

Sexual content, rape

Five stories about women who do not want to age; five sci-fi adventures about vulgarity, necrophilia, and poetry.

Docking

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Trevor Anderson

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2018

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Canada

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4

mins

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English without subtitles

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Trevor reflects on his fear of dating.

The Glamorous Boys of Tang

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Su Hui-Yu

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2019

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Taiwan

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15

mins

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No dialogue

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Blood

Retelling the lost footage of a bloody, pansexual from the forgotten Taiwanese had-been-queer classic from 1985: 'Tang Chao qi li nan'.

The Imaginary Woman

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La Mujer Imaginaria

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Laura Benavides

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2019

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Colombia

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12

mins

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Spanish with English subtitles

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An animated poem about feelings of breakups, self-reflection, and love.

MeTube: August Sings Carmen 'Habanera'

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Daniel Moshel

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2013

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Austria

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4

mins

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French without subtitles

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A YouTube anachronism as the overture of a clever opera-remix spectacle.

Bled Out

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Ausgeblutet

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Pauline Curnier Jardin

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2019

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Colombia

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12

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German with English subtitles

TW:

sexual content

In this loose retelling of 'Un chant d'amour', young men are replaced by postmenopausal women celebrating their erotic power.

Screenings

Saturday 31 October

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16:30

The Cinematheque—Asta