Shorts: Did You Really Say That?
mi·cro·ag·gres·sion / noun: a subtle but offensive comment or action directed at a marginalized group, often unintentional or unconsciously reinforcing of a stereotype. It’s time we make the invisible, visible and call out the pervasive biases that reveal themselves in thoughtless remarks. Come root for the protagonists in this skin-crawling collection as they confront their intangible — or in some cases, very tangible — provoker, one Did-you-really-say-that? moment at a time.
My Loneliness is Killing Me is screening with:
I Think She Likes You (dir. Bridey Elliott), USA
The Morning After (dir. Tricia Hagoriles), Canada
There's Still Good (dir. Ciaran Maidwell), South Africa
Not Black Enough (dir. Bryce Marrero), USA
Black Lips (dir. Adrian Chiarella), Australia