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AUGUST 10, 2012
BEST OF THE FEST: OUTFEST 2012 SHORTS
Downtown 30 is back on August 29 at the Downtown Independent! Check out some of the most popular shorts from this summer’s Outfest 2012: The 30th Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival! Award winning comedy, drama and documentary short films – there’s a little bit of everything and something for everyone in this entertaining and provocative compilation.
BEST SHORTS OF OUTFEST 2012
Jack, a frustrated 14-year-old (in 1994) embarks on a quest to make it home with a stash of gay porn before the local bullies catch him. Will a sexy coverboy come to his rescue?
THE FIRST DATE
Audience Award for Outstanding Dramatic Short Film.
Amanda recalls the embarrassing events surrounding her first date with a beautiful sous-chef named Kelly as she prepares to ask her out on a second date.
FIRST BIRTHDAY (DOL)
Grand Jury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Short Film.
A gay Korean-American man yearns for a family life just out of reach.
A community center dance class descends into civil war when they get a shot at stardom.
THE DEVOTION PROJECT: MORE THAN EVER
Grand Jury Award for Outstanding Documentary Short Film.
John and Bill are a couple who beat the odds through the decades
in order to live an incredible 54 year love story. Their story of devotion is an inspiration to LGBT people as well as to anyone wondering how to make love last.
woman, a transgendered man, and their cat travel towards a mysterious roadside attraction known as “The Thing.” Their destination turns out to be not what they were searching for.
DO YOU HAVE A CAT?
It’s hard searching for love in the modern world. Especially when you’re a bisexual woman with a severe cat allergy.