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Boys Beyond Boundaries (2019)

Recommended ages: 10+
Program runtime: 75 min.

Boys is back in town for a second edition of films redefining how boys can feel, think, and be. After he’s pressured to graffiti a wall, the boy in Granbad reveals his feelings—and his dyslexia. In Xavier, a father is told his son isn’t like the others, but he knows his fledgling drummer boy will find his own beat. Meanwhile, life in Curaçao may seem idyllic, but teens who feed themselves a diet of tough posturing and iguana stew make life challenging for a boy and his younger friend in Juni.


Shorts in this lineup:


Beauty

Canada
Documentary, Christina Willings, 2018, 24 min.
In English and in French, with English subtitles

Building a Prosthetic Arm With Legos

Andorra
Live Action, Austin Brown, 2018, 3 min.
In English

GRANBAD

United Kingdom | New York Premiere
Live Action, Annabel Vine, 2018, 10 min.
In English

Juni

Curaçao | New York Premiere
Live Action, Sharelly Emanuelson, 2018, 8 min.
In Papiamento, with English subtitles

Slow Dance

Sweden
Live Action, Christian Zetterberg, 2018, 6 min.
In Swedish, with English subtitles

Stardust


Polvo de estrellas

Mexico | East Coast Premiere
Live Action, Aldo Sotelo Lázaro, 2017, 14 min.
In Spanish, with English subtitles

Xavier

Brazil
Live Action, Ricky Mastro, 2016, 13 min.
In Portuguese, with English subtitles

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