El dance-off

The Dance-Off

from 12 y/o
Argentina, USA

Spanish with English and Polish subtitles

30.11 Time for objection. Short films Multikino room 1

By a quiet gas station in rural a rural town, a young queer kid, Ernesto, confesses to his friend that he wants to be a dancer when he grows up. But in the patriarchal flatlands of Argentina, dancing isn’t really an option. After being harassed by drivers by, Ernesto hides in the bathroom where he magically runs into a broken-hearted drag queen, RUBY. Charmingly mischievous, Ruby challenges Ernesto to a fateful dance-off; one that will ultimately encourage him to follow his dancing dreams.