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Guest curator series presents "I'm not sure what you mean?"

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As part of our Guest curator series we welcome Rebecca Ladida and Jess Lee as they present

"I'm not sure what you mean?"

A program about queer ambiguities, awkward intimacies and tentative initiations. 
The feeling of being lost in translation and the necessity to make new languages, with all of the hesitations, uncertainties and ellipses this entails. 

Part I
When the Kid Was a Kid (2011), Anahita Ghazvinizadeh, Iran, 16:55
(Persian with English subtitles)

2 Snakes (2014), Kristin Li, Canada, 9:30 (English subtitles)

My mother and her sister always argued in arabic, i never understood what was said (2016), Rami George, USA, 5:04
(English with English subtitles)

Part 2
Sweet Affliction (2017), Jess Lee, Canada, 7:28 (English)

Playing Games, Hannah Welever, USA, 5:35 (English)

Lucid Noon, Sunset Blush (2015), Alli Logout, USA, 21:58 (English) 

Media- Digital Projection

For the months of April and May the Guest curator series invites independent film programmers to Comfort Film to share their vision of what film means to them.

No BYOB please. 

Programmed by Raul Benitez and Nando Espinosa Herrera.