HOME SCREENINGS WORKSHOPS MOVIE CONTEST VOLUNTEER Shorts: Latinx & Chill Get ready for your daily dose of Latinidad! Hailing from Venezuela, Brazil, and of course, Stateside here in our own backyard — or patio if that’s more your thing — these films paint vivid, uplifting portraits of a proud, resilient, and diverse community. Whether it’s letting go of past traumas, making new and life-changing connections, or standing up to outdated gender norms, it’s clear that there isn’t a single voice for the Latinx experience. Your browser is not compatible. Please visit https://www.goelevent.com/ Waking Hour Directed by Nava Mau | USA | 13 min A young trans woman balances concerns about her safety and her desire for intimacy while figuring out what she wants. Guarding Santos Directed by Adelina Anthony | USA | 11 min | English, Spanish with English subtitles A Mexican American child rebels against gender norms, forcing her traditional parents to make a choice about how to raise her. Neither From Here Nor There (Ni de aqui, ni de alla) Directed by Carlos Valdivia | USA | 14 min | English, Spanish with English subtitles Jose spirals into a fit of anxiety preparing for an interview that could determine the course of his future. Dive (Salta) Directed by Mariane Amelinckx | Venezuela | 14 min | Spanish with English subtitles Julia goes to the pool and remembers that, sometimes, life challenges us to make the decision to keep going. Somebody Else Directed by Abram Cerda | USA | 7 min Abel and Pacheco have the deepest chemistry, but is it an intimate love affair or just a situation-ship? Before Today (Ontem) Directed by Thiago Kistenmacker | Brazil | 14 min | Portuguese with English subtitles A transgender woman is haunted by her own past and faces the child she once was in order to truly be herself. From Now On Directed by Ivonne Coll, Javier Rios | USA | 11 min Two Latinas stop on their way to Northern California to reflect upon the life-altering decision they’ve just made. Victory Boulevard Directed by Johnny Alvarez | USA | 12 min In the heat and haze of a Van Nuys summer, two teenage boys discover an unexpected connection.