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Here TV Presents Emotions (Short Film Block)

  • Argenta Community Theater 405 Main Street North Little Rock, AR, 72114 United States (map)

Here TV Presents Emotions

Admission is only $6 for Short Film Blocks

With love, tragedy, scares, tenderness, etc these shorts are sure to send you on an emotional rollercoaster!

Featuring 2 Made in Arkansas short films!

Films in this Block

Praise Him, Directed by Kyle McKeen
USA | 4 mins

A young, God-fearing man questions his faith and sexuality. With heart bent towards sin, he seeks forgiveness. 

Apple, Directed by Sophie Barnes - MADE IN ARKANSAS
USA | 8 mins

A farm wife goes about her day, business as usual.

Hopelessly, Directed by Tony Clemente Jr
USA | 5 mins

Darren is determined to find a connection, no matter how many people he has to go through. Explore the day in the life of a queer, polyamorous relationship, in all it's awkward beauty.

Iconoclast, Directed by Alex Haney
USA | 5 mins

When reality collapses around him, a mixed race teen must navigate a landscape of identities to come out to his parents before it’s too late.

Lemons, Directed by M. Shay Stout - MADE IN ARKANSAS
USA | 5 mins

Brock serves an unexpected guest for his last table of the day.

Different, Directed by Ben Lemaire
France | 2 mins
In French with English subtitles

I came out as a transgender to my parents months ago. Before talking to them I was hopeful. I was terrified, but I was hopeful. Too much hopeful.

German | 4 mins
In German with English subtitles

One Boy, One Girl and her Stepbrother. A date goes wrong. This movie was made for the entrance examination at the Film Academy Baden - Württemberg. The examination was to create a movie under the topic "sexual determination" in only 72 hours time.

The Jump Off, Directed by Jovan James
USA | 5 mins

A gay young man in a passionate DL relationship struggles for legitimacy with his closeted lover.  

Set Me as a Seal Upon Thine Heart, Directed by Omer Tobi
Israel | 13 mins
In Hebrew with English subtitles

A gay sauna encounter between a young man and an older man becomes an unexpected lesson about love.

Men Don't Whisper, Directed by Jordan Firstman
USA | 22 mins

After being emasculated at a sales conference, gay couple Reese and Peyton decide the only way to regain their confidence and prove their masculinity is to sleep with some women. When they meet fellow conference attendees and pleasure seekers Beth and Dominique, it seems like a perfect match. Unfortunately sealing the deal is easier said than done.

Summer, Directed by Pearl Gluck
USA | 19 mins

Summer is short film about two teenage girls in a Hasidic sleep-a-way camp who, despite their every effort to maintain their purity, explore a forbidden book which leads them to a sexual awakening neither of them are prepared to encounter. Featuring Thea Mccartan, Juliet Brett, and Emmy Tanzy, the film is shot in situ in the heart of Hasidic Upstate New York. 

Coming of Age, Directed by Doug Tompos
USA | 8 mins

In the afterglow of sex, a generation gap opens between two men as they struggle to define trust in the age of open marriage and NSA hookups.

The loss of innocence and the need to "grow up" can come at any age.  This film flips the expectations of a traditional ‚Äúcoming of age‚Äù story as a younger man pushes an older one to look at his romantic ideas of marriage and monogamy and either adapt to the age of GRINDR and TINDER or risk becoming a dinosaur of contemporary gay culture.

UNDER TENSION, Directed by Clemens Roth
Germany | 9 mins
In Russian with English subtitles

Fifteen-year-old Stasik is growing up in a village in Ukraine while his parents are away working in western Europe. Now they want Stasik to follow and rejoin them. But he is carrying a secret that weighs heavily on him. Stasik is in love with his best friend Vassili. He needs to make a decision that will drastically affect his future.

Magic H8 Ball, Directed by Dan Hass
USA | 15 mins

Burned by a cheating boyfriend (and some mild chlamydia) a heartbroken pushover turns to a mysterious Magic 8 Ball for the answers. But as he starts giving into his impulses, he risks his hurt turning into hate—and losing all control.