Based in the ’80s, a mother/son relationship takes a wild left turn after she discovers adult, all-male material under her son’s bed the morning of his 16th birthday! Trying to find out what this “really means,” each take some non-traditional steps to get to a new understanding and how to deal with it. Universal themes of family love, dysfunction and acceptance are at the heart of the film.
Fögi Is a Bastard 1998
F. est un salaud (original title)
1h 31min | Drama, Music, Romance | 28 April 1999 (France)
Fifteen-year-old Beni falls in love with Fögi, a singer in a Rock band. As Fögi seduces him, Beni is willing to follow him where ever he takes him. But Fögi is a drug addict and pulls Beni deeper and deeper into his addiction.
Doors Cut Down 2000
En malas compañías (original title)
18min | Short, Comedy, Drama | 17 June 2000 (USA)
A school boy hangs around a mall in order to pick up older men and have sex in the public toilets. When his English tutor teaches him anal sex he is opened up to new experiences despite being caught by his disapproving father. When he meets a 18 year old he goes to the toilets only to be caught by security and charged. Despite his parent’s disapproval he finds this makes him dedicated to one relationship but the sexual anonymity of the toilets is a constant lure for him.
A young tourist suffering from heatstroke in the desert soon discovers legendary Arabian hospitality as portayed by Cadinot.A young tourist runs out of fuel in the Sahara Desert and sets out in search of help. At the nearest oasis, two tourists are enjoying the legendary Arabian hospitality with their guide. His hands tell them everything they need to know about his intentions as they slide under their shorts. The youngsters are experiencing the local specialities! Back in the desert, the tourist is suffering from heat stroke. A young shepherd finds him, lying still. He takes him to his tent and lies him down on the bed, thinking how much he likes this little blond stranger. He has to fight off his two cousins to protect the young man who lies still, unaware of their lust. Thanks to his saviour’s loving care, he recovers quite quickly. A quick letter home and his brother – equally blond – arrives. A sturdy camel merchant with ebony skin exchanges his wares for the roundest part of the brother’s body. When he arrives at the oasis, he finds himself alone with the two cousins. He cunningly swaps his clothes for theirs by showing them his adorable pink bottom, ending up pinned down like a butterfly. But it’s time to go home. To thank the man who saved him, the brothers take him home with them to a warm welcome; all their friends are there in honour of the survivor! All the couples are reunited, except the young shepherd. His prot’g? is shagging in the cellar. Sadly, he leaves the house where his dreams fall apart.
30min | Drama, Short | 17 June 2021 (USA)
Since beginning to explore his sexuality and identity privately via the Internet and dating apps, thirteen-year-old Xiao-Wei has felt distanced from his straight friends, preferring the company of his online gay friends. In keeping the fact that he’s gay from his best friend Pin-Rui, Xiao-Wei doesn’t realize his closest friend has been carrying a secret of his own.
A Thousand Clouds of Peace 2003
Mil nubes de paz cercan el cielo, amor, jamás acabarás de ser amor (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 23min | Drama, Romance | 2 April 2004 (USA)
Gerardo, a 17-year old guy has just finished his relationship with Bruno and starts wandering hopeless through the streets of the city. In his wandering he’s tortured by images: each masculine body he sees reminds him of his lover. Gerardo is determined to keep what’s left of his dying love. The only comfort he has is a letter that Bruno left him with his boss.