Queer For Short

February 2018

Black Lips

4.0 3 x
A lonely Chinese immigrant sells black market abalone in Sydney’s suburbs. When his supplier falls through, he has a meeting with a young man who makes him consider the limits and possibilities of his life.

Cherry Season

4.0 9 x
Shantelle works at the local supermarket in her hometown of Young, NSW. Between stacking the shelves with cherries and scrolling through women on Snapchat, there doesn't appear to be much going on in her life to keep her there. But when she discovers her wayward teenage sister, Tamara, posting nude pics online, Shantelle must hunt her down and, with the help of a callow workmate, stop Tamara crossing a dangerous line. Faced with the bigotry of her small country town as she attempts to balance t...

Concern For Welfare

4.0 3 x
Ali is a gay Lebanese probationary constable and kicking against her Muslim brother’s controlling behaviour. When she attends a ‘concern for welfare’ and discovers the body of an elderly man who died alone and unnoticed, she realises the value of a loving family, even if they can be misguided.

Disco Dykes

4.0 10 x
Gert’s a weirdo – she’s an outcast at school, questions her own sexuality and loathes her little sister who bursts with confidence on a bad day. To make things worse, Gert’s mum Sal has decided, since leaving her husband, that she’d like to have a girlfriend. When Tex, Sal’s new girlfriend, rolls into town in her decked out semi-trailer to take the girls on a wild ride, it’s time for the ultimate test – will they survive the dreaded family road-trip?

Joy Boy

3.0 4 x
Based on a true story. In fact, all of it happened. One way or another. 6-year-old Jonny is preparing to give the performance of a lifetime; a private rendition of Marilyn Monroe’s ‘Happy Birthday, Mr President’. At first elated, Jonny receives a lacklustre response. We then meet a grown Jonny, now a young minister for a ‘hip’ city Christian Church. He is greeted by his girlfriend after Mass one day and we wonder, how did THAT boy, become THIS boy? 'Joy Boy' follows through a series of fracture...