My Queer Career 1994

My Queer Career 1994


Print guide text: Queer Screen presents the inaugural Australian Queer Film & Video Awards. In keeping with Queer Screen’s initiatives, this section of the festival focuses on the promotion, nurturing and development of an Australian Queer Film & Video culture. 

Winner Best Film 1994
Jackie O is Speaking
Directed by Tim Slade

Title Director Runtime Synopsis
Genderfuck Svetlana Gilerman 4 Does gender fuck or do we fuck gender?
Projection Martina Palombi 5 A swan song for Valentine’s Day.
Wax Me Kelly Simpson 6 A story of lust, jealousy and hair removal.
Shoe Rueben Le Smith 3 Soft core porn for shoe fanciers.
I/Not I Maria Rita Barba-gallo 5 A ‘good’ Italian girl’s confession!
My Freedom Rings Groovii Biscuit 16 Spy on moments in the lives of some very special Sydney queers
Sex Fish Jane Castle 6 Sex & Fish & Sex & Fish
None of the Above Penny Fowler-Smith 13 Pure, disciplined, adult, old fashioned glamour.
Sexual Liberation Haikam Sihapanyaxay 4 Front-room sexual explorations
On Becoming Teresa Rizzo 26 An exploration of gender & visual fluidity
I’ll Show You Matthew Jones; Linda Sproul; Stephen Jones 3 Witty hit list of ‘community’ archetypes
Mimi Pulka Ruth Carr; Catherine Adams 24 An Aboriginal initiative to provide culturally appropriate HIV/AIDS education
The Circle Closes Cezary Prokopiuk 6 Lethal cocktail of religion, sex and needles
A Sunday Soiree Cayte Latta 10 Non stop visual talking as lovers reminisce
Aids: A Fighting Chance Kevin Cotter 1 Cinematic commercial which packs a punch
In Bed With Your Neighbours Doerthe Jansen 52 In the ‘Year of the Family’ this juicy sexual liberation movie confronts with brutal honesty issues often conveniently omitted from the safe sex debate.
Ophelia Christopher Ryan 2 A woman speaks her unrepresented resistance to history
Body Corpoate Stephen Cummins & Mathew Bergan 9 Construction camp! Daily routines and fantasies on the site.
Liquor, Guns and Ammo Barbara Karpinski 7 Diabolical combinations of all sorts. A subtle and unusual tale of femme/butch love.
Into the Light James Whitington 24 Combining theatre, dance and music with Fellini-esque characters, this surreal film deals with sexual identity and transformation.
Jackie O is Speaking Tim Slade 3 Yet another look inside J.F.K’s head.
X Dress Amanda Walliss 8 Mass culture girls at their X-iest in a female dick video tract. A veritable perv fest of female virility.
Luv & Oleh Penny McDowell 10 They’re putting on a show. They have the song. They have the venue. They have the lamé. But something is very wrong.
The Pink Katherine Fry 8 Re-tells a fairy tale of a princess married to an inadequate prince.
Jumping the Gun Jane Schneider 10 After a one night stand, a woman imagines a rosy future.
A Midnight Farewell David Varga 3 A story of a body ‘in extremis’ told via 20’s horror recording and excerpts from the writing of Antonin Artaud.


My Queer Career in the 1994 Mardi Gras Film Festival program guide:

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