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Best of Iris Prize 2021 – 7 short films from the UK and other countries 🇬🇧

June 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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The Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival takes place in Cardiff, Wales, UK each October. Over its 16 year history, Iris Prize has become a leading voice in championing LGBT+ short film, and a significant event in the British film festival calendar.

1. We Will Become Better (Russia)
Russian indie band Sansara made a music video as a tribute to Russia’s LGBT+ community, 12 months after the country passed legislation defining marriage solely as the union of man and woman.

2. Pop (UK)
Jack is a young boy exploring his own identity when he befriends a recently released ex-convict, Pop. The pair bond, but Pop’s past and his inability to control his emotions threaten to put Jack in danger.

3. S.A.M. (UK)
Two young men form a connection on the swings of their local park.

4. God’s Daughter Dances (South Korea)
A transgender female dancer, Shin-mi, gets a call from the Military Manpower Administration, to attend the Military Service Examination.

5. Cwch Deilen (UK – Wales)
An animated love story about a leaf which becomes a boat, and about fears coming out of the murky waters below.

6. Birthday Boy (UK)
A transgender boy, Alex, experiences bullying at a private all girls school. He lives a double life in online games, where he feels he can express his true identity.

7. Baba (UK/Libya) Winner of 2021 Iris Prize & Iris Prize Best British Winner.
Living in the tunnels beneath Tripoli a queer Libyan teenager, Britannia, dreams of escape to a better life, but an unexpected discovery forces him to question whether to stay or flee from his homeland and his friends.

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2021年Iris电影奖最佳影片- 来自英国和其他国家的 7 部短片

Iris电影节每年 10 月在英国威尔士的卡迪夫举行。在其 16 年的历史中,Iris Prize 已成为支持 LGBT+ 短片的领军人物,也是英国电影节历程中一项重要的活动。

1. 我们会更好(俄罗斯)
俄罗斯独立乐队 Sansara 在该国通过了将婚姻仅定义为男女结合的立法近一年后,制作了一段音乐视频,以此向俄罗斯的 LGBT+ 社群致敬,

2. 波普(英国)
Jack是一个探索自己身份的小男孩,他与曾经的罪犯,最近刚刚获释的Pop成为了朋友。两人关系密切,但Pop的过去和他无法控制自己的情绪可能会使Jack处于危险之中。

3. 萨姆(英国)
两个年轻人在公园的秋千上形成的联系。

4. 神的女儿在跳舞(韩国)
变性女舞者Shin-mi接到了兵务厅的电话要她参加兵役考试。

5. 一叶舟(英国 – 威尔士)
一个爱情动画故事,关于叶子变成小船,以及从浑浊的海水中冒出来的恐惧。

6. 生日男孩(英国)
一个变性男孩Alex在一所私立女子学校遭受欺凌。他在网络游戏中过着双重生活,因为他觉得在那里才可以表达自己真实的身份。

7. 爸爸(英国/利比亚)
住在的黎波里地下的隧道里,一个名叫Britannia的酷儿利比亚少年梦想着逃到一个可以让他更好生活的地方,然而一个意外的发现迫使他质疑是留下还是逃离他的家乡和他的朋友。

Details

Date:
June 9
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

British Centre
22/F Guangzhou International Finance Centre, 5 Zhujiang Road West, Zhujiang New Town
Guangzhou, 510623 China
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Organizer

British Consulate General in Guangzhou
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