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Festival Program


  • Centerpiece Gala: Lingua Franca

    Lingua Franca refers to a common language between two people whose first languages are different. Communication and understanding are key […]

    Wednesday 19 August 2020 at 7:00 pm
  • Closing Gala: Breaking Fast

    Back in 2015, director Mike Mosallam’s short film Breaking Fast played a number of respected film festivals, including Cannes. He […]

    Sunday 23 August 2020 at 7:00 pm
  • Opening Gala: Pier Kids

    Pier Kids is an uncut guerilla style documentary that unearths Black queer resourcefulness and resilience at its core. The film […]

    Thursday 13 August 2020 at 7:00 pm
  • Youth Gala: Changing the Game

    High school trans athletes fight to cross the finish line on their own terms in this inspiring documentary that follows […]

    Saturday 15 August 2020 at 5:00 pm