S is for Sexy: Seven Gay Shorts (LGBTQ, Gay)

This collection of seven gay shorts made by different directors of different nationalities concern sex, sexuality, and the way we live today.

Gay Directors, Gay Films? By Emanuel Levy (Columbia University Press, August 2015).

Serene Hunter
13 mins.
Director: Jason Bushman
A free-spirited Parisian wants more from the one guy he cant have, in this stunningly sexy short film. French & English with English subtitles.

14 mins.
Director: Michaline Babich
A West Hollywood handsome man named Hugo (Joey Tuccio) gets more than he bargained for when he seeks solace in a one-night stand with an older guy in Beverly Hills (Richard Courtney).

10 mins.
Great Britain
Director: Damien Rea
This chilling British drama unfolds the dark truth as Rafi meets Joe and they get together for a hot encounter.

12 mins.
Director: Rick Hammerly
In Signage, a forty-something gay man gives himself a youthful makeover before he heads out to the bar where he connects with a young deaf guy.
In English & American Sign Language (ASL) with English subtitles.

12 mins.
Director: Reza Rameri
While Adam (Philipp Denzel) sits in a gay cafe waiting for his first Internet date, he gets some sage advice from the snappy waiter (Luc Feit).

4 mins.
Directors: Tobias Martin & Rodney Sewell
An innocent phone call leads to a short but passionate encounter between friends.
German with English subtitles.

Shahram & Abbas
35 mins.
The Netherlands
Director: Remy van Heugten
Two middle-aged men (who may or may not be gay) seek asylum in the Netherlands in this surprisingly funny comedy-drama that will both break your heart and make you laugh out loud as it sheds light on the persecution of homosexuals in Iran.
Farsi & Dutch with English subtitles.