T-Shockers: A Short Film Showcase of Trans Excellence

Featuring: THE ESTROGEN GOSPEL and SMOOTH and GUMMIES and GLORY, HOLE and A BODY TRANSGRESSIVE and PAPERGIRL.


T-Shockers: A Short Film Showcase of Trans Excellence

Blood, bodies and broken binaries abound in 

THE ESTROGEN GOSPEL (World Premiere)

Dir: Robyn Adams. Starring: Robyn Adams, Lily MacKenzie, Stephanie Jayne Turner. United Kingdom (2024) 15mins

A young transgender woman takes a hike through the English countryside in an attempt to resolve her spiritual crisis - but an ancient evil strives to ensure that she never completes her journey.

GLORY, HOLE

Dir: Hiram Harrington. Starring: Felix Jonathan Jenkins, Emmanuel Okoye. Ireand/Germany (2024) 17mins

Two gay men, one cis and one trans, clash at a nightclub glory hole when one tries to castrate the man he believes raped him. 

GUMMIES

Dir: Renetta G Amador. Starring: Noah Fernández Mejía, Paloma Palacios. Dominican Republic (2023) 5mins

 A tomboy transforms the gender trappings of her childhood to show her cruel mother how sugar and spice don’t equal nice. 

PAPERGIRL

Dir: Jack Warren. Starring: Willis Weinstein. USA (2024) 5mins

Gender dysphoria gives way to terrifying metamorphosis when a lonely partygoer discovers that their skin is turning to paper in this queer horror short.

SMOOTH

Dir: Sepand Mashiahof. Starring: Adam Longhurst, Sepand Mashiahof, Jeffrie Freeman. USA (2024) 20mins

After being rejected by her stalker for being too hairy, a trans woman spirals into a dysphoric limbo, and the only way out of it is through her own skin