Boys On Film Series 21

  • Drama, Comedy, Romance, Short Films, LGBT
  • 9 Episodes

BOYS ON FILM 21: Beautiful Secret - takes you on a voyage of self-discovery, where same-sex attraction is celebrated, first loves are tenderly formulated, and beautiful secrets burn and bloom.

Featuring over two hours from the world’s best filmmaking talent from Australia, Canada, Romania, Switzerland, the UK, USA and even the Isle of Wight

Director

Joe Morris

Director

Zachary Ayotte

Director

Loic Hobi

Director

Jason Bradbury

Director

Abel Rubinstein

Director

George Dogaru

Director

Sinclar Suhood

Episodes

4m

Memoirs of a Geeza

A top geeza recalls fights, friends and painting his toenails in this collage of childhood souvenirs and surprises.

Dir. Theo James Krekis

30m

We Are Dancers

It’s 1933 and Berlin is on fire. As a country reels from a rapidly changing political landscape, outspoken performer Hansi Sturm and his troupe of flamboyant supporters must come to terms with the changing times.

Dir. Joe Morris

14m

My Dad Works the Night Shift

Between church choir, Sunday school and swimming practice, fourteen-year-old Felix lusts after older boy Vincent. Despite the threat of a conservative dad breathing down his neck, Felix decides to take the plunge and invites Vincent over to his house…

Dir. Zachary Ayotte

21m

L'Homme Jeteé

Theo is an aimless docker pining for adventure in a remote coastal town. When strapping young sailor Giuseppe washes ashore, Theo musters up the courage to face the waves and escape his dull existence by trying to get into Giuseppe’s gruff crew.

Dir. Loïc Hobi

12m

My Sweet Prince

Isle of Wight 2003, fragments of teenage video diaries collide with the fictional story of 15-year-old Tommy and his search for connection in the advent of the internet age.

Dir. Jason Bradbury

5m

Dungarees

Blake and Cane hang out, play video games and grapple with their insecurities. This is the spirited love story of a very modern pair of boys and the trousers they call dungarees.

Dir. Abel Rubinstein

23m

Clothes & Blow

For American voice over artist Daniel, life in London is one long autopilot ride of demanding client calls and awkward Grindr meets. But when his mother decides to visit on a whim, Daniel is forced to re-evaluate how fully and authentically he is living his life.

Dir. Sam Peter Jackson

14m

A Normal Guy

Daniel got lucky tonight: this time he’s not going home alone. But what about his cocky straight brother and meddling girlfriend? Proof if it were needed that hook-ups and hijinks between homos and heteros aren’t so different after all.

Dir. George Dogaru

9m

Pretty Boy

Kevin, a closeted teenager growing up in a rural neighbourhood is forced to contend with the troubles of love, family, and his own journey of self-discovery. With the support of his partner and his sister he learns that not everyone in his life will accept him for who he is.

Dirs. Pierce Hadjincola & Sinclar Suhood