Silicon Valley Queer Film Festival

Category: November2022

  • Views from the Airplane Window

    Views from the Airplane Window

    Views from the Airplane Window Drama Country of Origin: NEW ZEALAND Told through a lens of movement vignettes and no dialogue, this film explores a once real life relationship of a queer couple and the brief but meaningful moments of tenderness they shared. This project is part of the 9 part dance film series “Turbulent […]

  • Waiting for Nothingness

    Waiting for Nothingness

    Waiting for Nothingness Drama Country of Origin: CHINA “I dream of a man every day, but I have never seen him. I didn’t know who he was, I just knew that I was going to wait for him to appear in this city. Then I finally waited for him, because I made the most meaningful […]

  • Queer Mongol

    Queer Mongol

    Queer Mongol Documentary Country of Origin: USA Queer Mongol follows four characters over the course of Mongolia’s LGBTQ+ Pride Festival, who embody a diversity of gender and sexual identities. The film is a meditation on queerness in the non-west and a nuanced glimpse into a nascent movement on the Central Asian Steppe. DIRECTOR Brandt Miller […]

  • Love You Anyway

    Love You Anyway

    Love You Anyway Documentary Country of Origin: USA Faith and family collide in this heartbreaking documentary that follows a family unable to accept their daughter’s homosexuality in the face of their religion. FILMMAKER Julia Stroman juliamstroman@gmail.com Social Media

  • I Am We

    I Am We

    I Am We Documentary Country of Origin: USA Dawn Langley Simmons was one of the first transgender and interracial marriage pioneers. DIRECTOR Ron Davis ron@docutainmentfilms.com ABOUT THE DIRECTOR Ron Davis has produced and directed seven films including, Pageant (2008, Sundance Channel),Miss You Can Do It (2013, HBO Original), Harry & Snowman, (2016, Netflix), Life in […]

  • Hope Acre

    Hope Acre

    Hope Acre Documentary Country of Origin: USA A queer, women-owned, small farm in Sebastopol, CA finds hope through fostering and creating space for community. WRITER/DIRECTOR Michelle Docter girlandherdogfarm@gmail.com

  • Wonderfully Made

    Wonderfully Made

    Wonderfully Made Documentary Country of Origin: USA “Wonderfully Made – LGBTQ+R(eligion)” is the extraordinarily moving feature-length documentary striking at the root of anti-LGBTQ attitudes by exploring the challenges and aspirations of LGBTQ+ Catholics due to the institutional Church’s formal rejection of their identities. The film focuses on the Catholic Church because it is one of […]

  • Boundless

    Boundless

    Boundless Educational Country of Origin: USA Come swim with us through the limitless pools of our trans and nonbinary spirits. FILMMAKER David Chai ABOUT THE ARTIST David Chai is a filmmaker and professor of animation at San Jose State University. He is blessed to have so many beautiful students and is proud to share the […]

  • 7 Minutes

    7 Minutes

    7 Minutes Drama Country of Origin: USA Two college freshmen are forced into a bathroom together after being dared to complete 7 minutes in heaven at a party. Both feel pressured to follow through with the dare, because of a secret they both share. WRITER/DIRECTOR Halia Reingold @gmail.com Social Media ABOUT THE ARTIST Halia Reingold […]

  • Shukran Habibi

    Shukran Habibi

    Shakrun Habibi Drama Country of Origin: FINLAND Refuge man Mohamed finds a special connection with Kristian, a finnish family man. WRITER/DIRECTOR Ville Tanttu @gmail.com Social Media ABOUT THE ARTIST Ville Tanttu, b 1967, is a freelance filmmaker based in Helsinki.He has worked the last 20 years as a director and cinematographer mostly for the Finnish […]