QE: HomeSexual – Shorts 1: She / Her
A collection of six queer female stories told by women from Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, and the USA.
The Summer of 12
Dir Kuan-Ling Kuo | Taiwan | 2019 | 25 min
Amongst the young members of a swimming team, the onset of early puberty begins to turn innocent camaraderie into something more intimate.
Dir Yunjoo Chang | South Korea | 2016 | 15 min
Sohee is given custody of Momo, the cat she shared with her ex-girlfriend Areum, but this creates tension with her new girlfriend Yujin.
When Mom Visits
Dir Chiung-Wen Chang | USA, Taiwan | 2015 | 19 min
Vic’s perfect life with her girlfriend in the USA comes to an end when her mother abruptly pays a visit from Taiwan.
Shall We Dance?
Dir Pin-Ru Chen | Taiwan | 2019 | 7 min
Hanni and Ziyou have a crush on one another, but a misunderstanding threatens their relationship.
Dir Honami Yano | Japan | 2017 | 5 min
An ex-couple in a café. A girl sucking on her girlfriend’s hair. A running woman. A child walking by the river. This animation explores love in all its diversity.
Dir Pin-Wen Wang | USA, Taiwan | 2014 | 12 min
In the midst of a passionate affair with a married woman, art teacher Ariel must choose between her sexual desires and living a life free of broken promises.
Total running time: 83 min
With thanks to Kuan-Ling Kuo, Yunjoo Chang, Chiung-Wen Chang, Pin-Ru Chen, Honami Yano, Pin-Wen Wang.
The Summer of 12, When Mom Visits, Shall We Dance? and Between Us are part of Focus Taiwan series.