QE: HomeSexual – Shorts 2: Desiring Change
Characters bravely face up to their true identities in five short films from the Philippines, Vietnam, China, Singapore, and the UK.
Bo & Mei
Dir Camille Nock | UK | 2018 | 15 min
The father of a Chinese immigrant family experiences racial prejudice, while his son experiences prejudice of a different kind within their home.
The Drum Tower
Dir Popo Fan | China | 2018 | 18 min
In ever-changing Beijing, an introverted student and a transgender shop-owner try to break through a wall and head to a new place.
Between Us Two
Dir Wei-Keong Tan | Singapore | 2017 | 5 min
A man who has moved from Singapore to the USA tenderly talks to his deceased mother about his sexuality and his marriage to another man.
Dir Petersen Vargas | 2015 | Philippines | 20 min
Tib, guided by a map made for him by his best friend, retraces the memories of their friendship before leaving their hometown for good.
Dir Nguyen Le Hoang Viet | Vietnam | 2018 | 25 min
One night, lonesome banker Phan and origami artist Lam collide in a surreal journey at the mysterious Beetle hotel.
Total running time: 83 min
With thanks to Camille Nock, Petersen Vargas, Wei-Keong Tan, Popo Fan, Nguyen Le Hoang Viet and Ever Rolling Films