A group of friends in a Tel Aviv suburb get together to watch Universong, a Eurovision-like television song contest. To cheer a friend up, they compose a song to cheer her up. As a lark, Ofer enters their cellphone video of it in next year's contest, and it becomes Israel's entry.
Directed by auteur Malgoska Szumowska (ELLES) and winner of this year's Teddy Award at the Berlin Film Festival, IN THE NAME OF is a gripping and controversial look at homosexuality in the church, steeped in religious symbolism resonating with current issues in today's society.
Maia, a once successful model attempts to re-launch her career with a sensual photo shoot by celebrity photographer Francesca Allman, who for reasons unknown has isolated herself in a remote, mysterious old house.
At the centre of this drama is young lesbian Mexican nanny, Margarita. Unknown to her employers Margarita has been working for the family illegally for the past six years but despite all this she is passionate, resourceful and devoted to them.
On Christmas Eve, tearaway teens Aurora and Alejandro break into a secluded cabin in the hills, where they confront one another over Luisa, a girl who has been sending Aurora love letters. Alejandro becomes jealous and paranoid about Aurora’s secret relationship. Aurora denies everything, but just as the pair are about to split apart, they encounter another intruder, Alicia, who they find unconscious in the greenhouse.
BOYS ON FILM X is the tenth volume in the world's most successful short film series. All boundaries will be broken as BOYS ON FILM X promises to take it further than ever before, showcasing some of the most sexy, unique and brilliant filmmaking from around the world.
J.J. is an aspiring M.C., just arrived on London’s exciting outlaw urban music scene. He’s got the skills, he’s got the rhymes, he’s got the drive. But there’s a problem – not only is J.J. a white boy from the sticks – he’s also gay. And gay - in the world of hip-hop and ragga – ain’t good. So when J.J. resolves to come out onstage at the Urban Slam Finals, taking his boyfriend Orlando with him, he knows it’s going to get a bit grimy....
Sébastien Lifshitz, director of Presque Rien and Wild Side, offers us eleven personal portraits of gay and lesbian life from an older generation who often remain invisible and unheard in a youth-obsessed society