Alzheimer’s: A Love Story
Directed by Gabe Schimmel
The heart wrenching story of Greg and Michael as they struggle with a disease eradicating the memory of their 40+ year relationship.
90 minsSometimes it’s hard to keep feelings from old relationships in the past, but new love is often right around the corner. These shorts tell stories of chance encounters, young love, heartbreak, loss, and everything in between. In GUIDANCE, directed by local filmmaker Josh Wolff, a high school psychologist struggles to keep his personal and professional lives separate and intact; WALK WITH ME stars Evan Todd (4TH MAN OUT) on an impromptu date walking around the city streets with a perfect stranger; and in SIGN, vignettes, music, and sign language help us delve into the romance of Ben, who is hearing, and Aaron, who is deaf.
99 minsTake a peek at the captivating lives of these fascinating and complex LGBTQ-identified men in this eye opening selection of short documentaries. In HATTIE GOES CRUISING, Hank “Hattie” Major - a 70-year-old gay, Black man - takes us back in time, through his turbulent life of cruising; DRAG ME TO BERLIN follows the escapades of the fabulous Trannika Rex and her squadron of Drag Queens as they prepare to perform at Berlin nightclub in Chicago; and ALZHEIMER’S: A LOVE STORY tells the heart wrenching tale of a loving couple struggling with a life altering disease.