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Down The River

Being obsessed by his long lost love, the young male gay searches for the truth of his  love life by taking his boyfriend to 7th tier beautiful cascade. “Down the River”(Tam Sai Nam) depict Buddhist Philosophy through the old Thai poem style, called “Niraad.”

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Doushitemo Furetakunai

Toshiaki (Kosuke Yonehara) is a young gay man. On the first day of work, he meets Yosuke (Masashi Taniguchi) in the elevator. Yosuke is Toshiaki’s new boss. Toshiaki is attracted to Yosuke. Toshiaki can’t be honest with his feelings due to a traumatic incident from his past.

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Drifting Flowers

The film weaves three poetic tales as the lesbians in Drifting Flowers seek their true identify. In the first story, Jing, a blind singer, falls in love with her band’s tomboy accordionist Diego. In another time and place, Lily, an elderly lesbian and Yen, her gay friend, create an unexpected bond and support each other in a time of crisis. Finally, we see Diego before she joined the band, when as a teenager she came to grips with her gender identity.

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Dose

Dose is about a relationship of a twelve year old boy and the male house gardener with hints of sexual intonations. Loneliness attenuates the context of love when two people in solitude unite and realize their shared aims of happiness, they will easily break through the boundaries of the norms. Neither age nor gender supervenes. Whether or not it has broken the margin of social order, it is silly not to show gratitude to the very inspiration of the dreams of a boy to become who he will be and has become.

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Daybreak

Pediatrician William is planning on going to Australia and before he flies to the great down under, he invites local tour guide/boatman JP  to his home in Tagaytay. Twenty-four hours under one roof, the two men remind themselves of how they met. From here we learn that they had a relationship. A call from a girlfriend begins the bitter moments of the film but is eased by dancing waltz. The evening ends with steamy lovemaking that would be their last. By morning, William packs his stuff, drives off and contemplates whether he will leave an asleep, butt naked JP for his girlfriend or just stay in bed… feeling warmth with the sad boy who’s so much into him.

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