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My Queer Career 2014

My Queer Career 2014 Judges:
Margaret Pomeranz, ABC’s At the Movies
Sandy George, Sandy George Presents…
Jesse Archer, actor Love is a Four Letter Word, Violet Tendencies

My Queer Career Winner for Best Film
All God’s Creatures
Directed by Brendon McDonall
Metro Screen Award NSW Filmmaker Award
All God’s Creatures
Directed by Brendon McDonall
Audience Award
The Language of Love
Directed by Laura Scrivano

 

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 Title  Director  Runtime  Synopsis
All God’s Creatures Brendon McDonall 21 Asher and Charlie are two very different brothers. Asher likes fishing and swearing. Charlie likes tea parties and crafts. In the summer of 1987 – the first since their father walked out of their lives – their relationship undergoes a test of almost mythic proportions when Asher’s confusion and anger boils over into a mindless act of cruelty. The fallout will determine the men, and brothers, they will become.
Clan Larissa Berhrendt 7 As a child and young man James Saunders struggled to find his identity. He won an indigenous scholorship to a private school but found he didn’t fit in there or back with his own family. He found his place in the world with the Gay Rugby Union Club.
Fighting for Air Fatima Mawas 8 KJ and her older sister, Hanna, have a tense relationship. When KJ arrives to school with bruises on her face, her teacher Amal starts to get suspicious. That is until she finds out KJ’s secret. Will they step towards each other or remain in their separate corners.
Gorilla Tim Marshall 12 On a weekend away, a newly formed couple are forced to face the unknown in their lives when a mysterious woman arrives at their secluded campsite.
The Lala Road Letitia Lamb 10 Young Chinese lesbians make their way along a difficult path, rejecting traditional ideas about marriage and family to be with the women they love.
The Dangers of the Aquarius Charlotte Rose Hamlyn 6 The Dangers of the Aquarius takes a serious look at one of the gravest dangers threatening our very way of life: the Aquarius person. Do not take the Aquarius for granted or they will take your napkins and possibly even your life!
The Last Time I Saw Richard Nicholas Verso 22 Jonah is proud to be the loner at the teenage mental health clinic, taking pleasure in making the other patient uncomfortable. But when he is forced to share a room with the newly admitted Richard, the boys become locked in a battle of wills.
The Language of Love Laura Scrivano 10 In the middle of a French exam, Charlie struggles to find the words to be true to his best friend…and himself. Growing up, coming out and learning to speak The Language of Love.

 

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