We Are Dancers

An anti-Nazi drag-queen in Berlin, 1933, must decide whether to abandon his club or stay to face the Nazis his former lover has told him will come there to seek revenge.

Hans Piesbergen and Simon Eckert
Guerrillacore Films and Northern Film School
[Drama. 30 mins. 2019]

Written and directed by Joe Morris
Produced by Luz Alejandra Llano & Joe Morris
Cinematography by Kat Hynes Cecil
Edited by Neil Fergusson
Sound design by Massimiliano Borghesi
Music by James Peter Moffatt


Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival
Moscow Shorts
Sydney Indie Film Festival
BFI Flare LGBTIQ+ Film Festival
Melbourne Indie Film Festival
Fairy Tales Calgary Queer Film Festival
KASHISH – Mumbai International Queer Film Festival
Brisbane International Film Festival
Copenhagen Short Film Festival
QUEER-Streifen Regensburg
Seattle Queer FIlm Festival
Hong Kong Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
Camerimage International Film Festival
Outshine LGBTQ+ Film Festival


International Narrative – Student Academy Awards – Nominated
British Short Film Award – BAFTA – Shortlisted
Best British Short – British Independent Film Awards – Longlisted
Best British Short – Iris Prize – Highly Commended
International Short – KASHISH Queer Film Festival – Special Mention
Best Drama – Sydney Indie Film Festival – Won
Best Actor – Sydney Indie Film Festival – Won