Movies

  • Desert
    Movie

    Desert

    Movie

    A long-distance couple meet at an isolated desert motel to give their relationship one last shot.

    starring SACHIE ALESSIO & MARC FAJARDO
    Written & Directed by GERRY MARAVILLA • Produced by US/THEM Executive Producers CHANCE CALLOWAY & JAMES BERTON RYAN II
    Directors of Photography STEVEN YEE & ...

  • Vámonos
    Movie

    Vámonos

    Movie

    When Mac, a young butch Latina dies, her girlfriend Hope must overcome both personal grief and homophobic hostilities from Mac's family in order to respectfully send Mac off into the after-life as she would've wanted.

    2016 NBCUniversal Short Film Festival - Finalist
    2016 Frameline LGBT Film Fest...

  • Sita Sings the Blues

    Movie

    Sita is a goddess separated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama. Nina is an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by email. Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both ancient tragedy and modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana. Set...

  • The Double Entendre
    Movie + 6 extras

    The Double Entendre

    Movie + 6 extras

    Hilarious new moments from the PRETTY DUDES universe, combined in one epic double feature and a collection of bonus features!

    "Bravo Double Delta" - The Dudes theorize on why bigger feels better.
    "Brother's Keeper" - Sammy Cantu stars as a date for one of the Dudes who is put through an extensiv...

  • Body and Soul

    Movie

    A minister is malevolent and sinister behind his righteous disguise: he consorts with - and later extorts from - the owner of a gambling house, and betrays an honest girl - driving her and himself into ruin.

  • Caught Gay-Handed
    Movie + 2 extras

    Caught Gay-Handed

    Movie + 2 extras

    Sunji (Yoshi Sudarso) is worried about a mysterious new development on his privates, leading to a memory of how the Dudes first met Zario (Bryan Michael Nuñez). Extras included here: a zip file of the photos Zario took of Sunji and Ellington and the short film "Ain't Afraid of No Ghost," where th...

  • Cross
    Movie + 1 extra

    Cross

    Movie + 1 extra

    A young man is lured into the world of backyard boxing in order to save his mother’s life.

    starring JASON SISTONA & DANIEL EDWARD MORA
    Written & Directed by GERRY MARAVILLA • Produced by MELANIE DIPIETRO & LEO OLIVA
    Executive Producers B. RICH ADAMS & GERRY MARAVILLA • Dir. of Photography ADAM...

  • The Device

    Movie

    A mysterious device sends two thieves on a horrific and unexplainable journey.

    Written and Directed by Conrad Lihilihi
    Starring: Maynard Okereke & Anthony Washington

  • Elevator
    Movie + 1 extra

    Elevator

    Movie + 1 extra

    A lighthearted drama about family, faith and second chances. Inspired by films like "Before Sunrise" and "My Dinner with Andre", the story begins with Naomi, a headstrong but fragile expectant mother, leaving her small town in Japan for New York City with the firm intention of making her highflyi...

  • Five Minutes

    Movie

    John decides to confess his love for Lindsay five minutes before the world is about to end. When he gets there, Michael also comes in trying to confess his love as well. Hilarity ensues.

    Written and directed by Jeff Liu & Stanley Wong

  • FUCCBOIS
    Movie

    FUCCBOIS

    Movie

    Ace and Miko desperately want to become famous actors but it seems the universe has a different plan for their lives.

  • Go for Broke!

    Movie

    During World War II, a bigoted, newly commissioned American Army officer is put in charge of the Japanese-American soldiers who form the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.

  • Hand Fart
    Movie

    Hand Fart

    Movie

    A man's survival is left in his own hands.

    Directed by Stanley Wong & Travis Ashkenasy

  • His Girl Friday

    Movie

    A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying.

  • The Joe Louis Story

    Movie

    The life and career of Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis, who battled opponents inside the ring and racism outside it.

  • Kiss of the Rabbit God (兔兒神)

    Movie + 1 extra

    A Chinese-American restaurant worker falls in love with an 18th century Qing dynasty god who visits him at night and leads him on a journey of sexual awakening and self-discovery.

    Trapped in the grind of working full time at a Chinese restaurant, a young repressed boy named Matt encounters a mys...

  • Let Me In
    Movie

    Let Me In

    Movie

    A romantic date night is interrupted by screams for help when a woman frantically finds her way to the doorstep of complete two strangers.

    Written by Angie Teodora Dick
    Directed by Conrad Lihilihi

    Starring
    Kevin L. Walker, Donnabella Mortel, Angie Teodora Dick , Maynard Okereke

  • The Monkey Prince and The Flower Maiden

    Movie

    A modern fantasy action film that tells a story about owning one's identity and realizing how we are all truly alike.

  • NEON!
    Movie

    NEON!

    Movie

    In a world where neon orange is banned, unexpected customers visit a dry cleaner run by two siblings.

  • Night of the Living Dead

    Movie

    A ragtag group of Pennsylvanians barricade themselves in an old farmhouse to remain safe from a bloodthirsty, flesh-eating breed of monsters who are ravaging the East Coast of the United States.

  • Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book

    Movie

    In the earliest feature film adaptation of the celebrated novel, a boy raised by wild animals tries to adapt to human village life.

  • Solstice
    Movie

    Solstice

    Movie

    A found VHS tape tells the story of a woman who awakens alone on the subway and is beckoned by a mysterious figure in red that leads her down a nightmarish path of horror.

    Shot entirely on video, "Solstice" screened at #WeOwnThe8th's Winter Showcase in Downtown L.A.

    starring SACHIE ALESSIO • D...

  • Spot
    Movie

    Spot

    Movie

    A group of twenty-somethings circle around a stoop and share a joint when one of them gets lost in the mystery and beauty of the urban sidewalk - a mosaic of stories emerge. With an all transgender cast, Spot pushes the known boundaries of diversity and inclusion in indie filmmaking.

  • Will I Say So

    Movie

    Simply, a story of vulnerability.

  • Winter
    Movie

    Winter

    Movie

    Three performers. One poem.

    Written by Mark Maza. Directed by Chance Calloway. #WeOwnthe8th

    "Winter"

    It’s hard to tell the difference between
    This weather and
    I-
    Such a cold, dead thing-
    It can’t stop bringing up the parts I’ve gutted
    In my name,
    And by “parts” I mean,
    The cared-f...

  • Within Our Gates

    Movie

    In this early silent film from pioneering director Oscar Micheaux, kindly Sylvia Landry (Flo Clements) takes a fundraising trip to Boston in hopes of collecting $5,000 to keep a Southern school for impoverished Black children open to the public.