Shorts, total 78 min.
Location: Chicago Filmmakers
Society tells people to be and do many things—to be straight, to be skinny, and even to adopt fashionable “gaybies.” These comedic short films challenge conceptions of what is normal and what is hip, each with a sense of humor and satirical edge.
Children of the Dune
Greg Scarnici & Josh Rosenzweig (USA, 2010, 18 min.)
What happens to the children when it is no longer fashionable for gay men to have gaybies? They're abandoned in the dunes of Fire Island, where they band together and form a murderous tribe known as “Children of the Dune.”
Nickolas Bird (Australia, 2011, 9 min.)
Wendell Omeara is a homosexual and he doesn't know it. He seeks a cure from the Christian group “Healing Waters,” but finally realizes that his true happiness will be found with a man he meets in a public toilet.