My Queer Career

My Queer Career
My Queer Career

My Queer Career is Australia's biggest queer short film prize. We've got a fantastic line-up of films and $12,000 worth of cash and support to be won.

This years diverse range of judges are:


Devil Wears a Suit

Directed by Eli Mak | 20 mins

Devil Wears a Suit is a confronting high-concept drama/scifi about a Jewish boy who must decide whether to ‘cure’ his homosexuality with an injectable 'treatment' or be ostracised from his community forever.


First Day

Directed by Julie Kalceff | 18 mins

It’s Hannah’s first day of high school. It's also the first day she’ll wear a girl’s school uniform and go by her chosen name rather than the boy’s name she was given at birth.



Directed by Jacintho Muinos | 16 mins

A middle-of-the-night hookup between an unlikely pair runs overtime and awkwardly transitions into a neighbourhood BBQ.



Directed by Stephanie Stretton | 12 mins

George is released from prison for an unknown crime. She is treated with hostility by her small town, but finds comfort in her family and new friend, Alice.


Transitioning at Work

Directed by Mat Govoni & Monique Schafter | 6 mins

Warner has worked in IT at the same company for seven years. A year ago he faced his fears and came out to his colleagues as transgender. His physical appearance may have changed but as his colleagues discover, Warner's still Warner.



Directed by Meaghan Palmer | 15 mins

A queer teenager finds pride in his newly discovered sexual identity during the midst of a drug in a Melbourne gay nightclub in 1994. Based on a true event...


Wild Dances

Directed by Bina Bhattacharya | 15 mins

When Ruslana wins the Eurovision Song Contest for Ukraine in 2004, it sets off an unbelievable chain of events on the other side of the world.


Sweet Dreaming

Directed by Katy Escane | 13 mins

A sprightly musical about Penny, a young shop girl who must make the choice between love and ambition.

Screens with: Cake, Devil Wears a Suit, First Day, Paradise, Sweet Dreaming, Tasty, Transitioning at Work, Wild Dances
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Unclassified 18+
Runtime: 115 mins
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