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Young Hearts Break Too | SHORTS!

Young Hearts Break Too | SHORTS!

Chicago Filmmakers
Saturday, September 29 3:00 PM Buy Tickets

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Whether you are starting your life’s journey or are just young at heart, we can all relate to the experiences shared by the women in these short stories. SOME GIRLS and ERIN’S GUIDE TO KISSING GIRLS remind us of our first teen crushes; teenage girls at a Hasidic sleep-away camp explore a forbidden book in SUMMER; a twin’s sister may have crossed a line in DUPLICITY; and two young girls from very different backgrounds fight conventions in NAUGHTY AMELIA JANE. A Dyke Delicious Program.

In This Program


  1. Duplicity

    Nathan Miller / Shorts / United Kingdom / 2018 / 8 mins
    On one night, in the same apartment, two dates take place. One is between Rose and her boyfriend. The other is supposed to be between Rose's sister Lily and a new romantic interest of hers. But Lily decides to stir up trouble – it's just supposed to be a bit of fun, but Rose soon finds herself on the precipice of betrayal.

  2. Erin’s Guide To Kissing Girls

    Julianna Notten / Shorts / Canada / 2017 / 15 mins
    Erin, a spunky twelve year-old, attempts to woo the coolest girl in school with the help of her best friend, Liz.

  3. Naughty Amelia Jane

    Risheeta Agrawal / Shorts / Czech Republic, India / 2017 / 12 mins
    The film is a satire on the hilarious hypocrisy of society’s "conventional social order of things”, told through the story of two young girls who were in love.

  4. Some Girls

    Cait Lyn Adamson / Shorts / United Kingdom / 2017 / 19 mins
    Shy and quiet Mina vies for the affections of Lana – but, as she's swept up in the excitement of teen rebellion and discovery, struggles to fulfill her desires and come to terms with her sexuality.

  5. Summer

    Pearl Gluck / Shorts / USA / 2018 / 19 mins
    Two teenage girls in a Hasidic sleepaway camp, despite their every effort to maintain their purity, explore a forbidden book which leads them to a sexual awakening neither of them are prepared to encounter.


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Young Hearts Break Too | SHORTS!

Chicago Filmmakers
Saturday, September 29 3:00 PM Buy Tickets