The 2008 film 3-Day Weekend is a drama written and directed by filmmaker Rob Williams. In this film a small group of men who enjoy an annual weekend getaway decide to shake things up with a new tradition where each invites a special guest.
Carmen & Lola (Carmen y Lola), the directorial debut of Arantxa Echevarria, reinvigorates a familiar coming out scenario by transporting it to the heart of Madrid’s Roma community, finding within it specific cultural issues that, sadly, allows for one of the oldest narratives within LGBT storytelling to maintain its relevancy.
Justin Johnson is a privileged rich kid, whose parents only ever wanted two things – a straight son who got straight A’s. Bankrolling his college fund, he’s flown the nest and is finally free to be himself, until he gets phone calls from his disapproving father that always lead to committing various acts of self harm.
Written and directed by Tor Iben, the 2011 film The Visitor (Cibrâil) is a sensual drama set in Berlin. Starring and all-German cast including Sinan Hancili, Martina Hesse, and Engin Sert, this story unfolds as a romantic love triangle when a young man comes to stay with his cousin and her boyfriend.