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Sexy Breakfast: Sexy Shorts

Sunday, September 18, 2022
Sexy Shorts, Sexy Breakfast, Shorts Program, BEFF

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Luscious pastries from Bridge Street Bakehouse, delicious drinks from 2 Queens Coffee, and a program of sexy short films to start your Sunday off right! We’ll cap it off with a discussion: “Pleasure and the Counter-current: Empowering Desire as Activism.”

Approximate runtime: 90 minutes

TROY, film still, 2022 BEFF

Follows a darkly comedic tale about the unexpected consequences of unasked-for intimacy.

SHORT | 16 min | US | 2022

Director’s Bio:

Mike Donahue is a New York City based theatre director. Troy is his first short. His upcoming productions include the world premieres of Ana Nogueira’s Which Way To The Stage (MCC) + Matt Schatz’s A Wicked Soul In Cherry Hill (The Geffen), and the Los Angeles premiere of Matthew Lopez’s The Inheritance (The Geffen). 

DIRECTOR

Mike Donahue

PRODUCER

Evan Jonigkeit

WRITER

Jen Silverman

CINEMATOGRAPHER

Ryan De Franco

EDITOR

Ashley Roby

SOUND

Hansdale Hsu

A newly heartbroken woman, on the advice of a pizza guy, learns to separate love from sex, and over a series of wild random hookups, she learns to put them back together. 

Director’s Bio 

Caroline won a grant in 2019 from women in film to write/direct a short, your monster, now being developed into a feature by merman productions. She was a recent finalist in the tribeca/chanel women’s filmmaker program, and she is a commercial director in la. She recently signed with hound content. Her new film, aspirational slut, is a hyper-sexual romantic comedy. It won the audience award at sxsw 2022 and received a vimeo staff pick.

SHORT | 14 min | US | 2022

DIRECTOR & WRITER

Caroline Lindy

EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS

Caroline Lindy, Adam Lisagor, Emily Wolfe

PRODUCERS

Kayla Foster, Kate Hamilton, Madeleine Nimoy

EDITOR

Josh Margolin
Paul O’Mara

CINEMATOGRAPHER

Michael Dean Greenwood

MUSIC

Matthew Bernstein

chocolate heart, film still, 2022 BEFF

Owen never learned about sex or relationships from his parents, since they turned into cats. But today, with the help of a human girl, Owen is going to learn a lot.

Director’s Bio
Harrison Atkins is a director and producer, known for Lace Crater (2015), Easy (2016) and Madeline’s Madeline (2018).

SHORT | 7 min | US | 2014

WRITER-DIRECTOR

Harrison Atkins

PRODUCER

Harrison Atkins, Adam Kritzer, Andrea Roa, Alicia Van Couvering, Wesley Wingo

CINEMATOGRAPHOR

Gideon de Villiers

EDITOR

Harrison Atkins, Daniel Johnson

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Luke Green

SOUND

Allistair Johnson

Food Porn, Film still, 2022 BEFF

It’s a short about a struggling voice actor finds out his new job as a phone operator is not what he expected.

Director’s Bio

Jorge Fuentes is an actor and director, known for Food Porn (2020), If I Was There (2017) and The Studio King (2018).

SHORT | 7 | US | 2020

DIRECTOR

Jorge Fuentes

WRITER

Penny Pauletich, Jorge Fuentes, Kyle “Wizard” Thompson

CINEMATOGRAPHER

Alex Yatckoske

EDITOR

Jorge Fuentes

SOUND

Arthur Hey

Bad Habits, Fill Still, 2022 BEFF

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence is an activist organization of queer, self-proclaimed male nuns who use drag, religious iconography and street performance to protest homophobia, hatred and promote joy.

Director’s Bio

Gillian Zinser is a filmmaker, actress, and photographer based in New York. With a focus on unique and fringe communities, her work marries a raw, intimate style with intention to promote connection and empathy, explore and confront stereotypes, and broaden our understanding of beauty.

SHORT | 7 | US | 2020

DIRECTOR

Gillian Zinser

PRODUCER

Margo Mars

CINEMATOGRAPHER

Gaul Porat

EDITOR

Stephania Dulowski

SCREENING SPONSOR

  • Type: Documentary Short,Narrative Short,Shorts,Special Event
  • Time: September 18, 2022 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Venue:Narrowsburg Union, 7 Erie Ave. Narrowsburg, NY 12764
  • Duration:90