Coming Soon to
Coming Soon to
Presented by: Doc Edge in association with RNZ
A collection of new shorts from around the world taking a closer look at individuals in extraordinary circumstances
Seeds of Deceit (Netherlands, 21 min, Dutch language, English subtitles, Australasia Premiere,, Director - Miriam Guttmann)
Fertility doctor Jan Karbaat secretly used his own seed instead of donors’. Two mothers, and their children, must now come to terms with this new reality.
All in the Family (USA, 40 min, 2019, English/Mandarin Language, English subtitles, Australasia Premiere, Director - Hao Wu)
Hao Wu has a modern LGBTQ+ family in the US, but struggles to introduce his partner and children to his family back in China – some of whom don’t know he’s gay.
Blue Boy (Argentina/Germany, 18 min, 2019, English/Spanish/Romanian/German language, English subtitles, NZ Premiere, Director - Manuel Abramovich)
What are you up to? Do you want me? We could have fun...
Male sex workers in Berlin have their portraits taken as they listen and react to recordings of their experiences.
The School of Beauty and Long Life (USA, 2018, 10 min, Mandarin language, English subtitles, International Premiere, Director - Noah Sheldon)
At a Chinese school, students enrol to follow their dreams of becoming hairdressers and beauticians. But students in military uniforms, practising drills, reveal it's far from a typical institute of beauty.