SHORT FILMS

"There Will Be Time" - Transgender Top Surgery Aerial Short Film

Created and Edited by Izzi Kessner Cinematography by Leon Le Nestour
Published April 8, 2023

Miss: Circus / Aerial Rope LGBTQ Short Film

Created and Edited by Izzi Kessner
Cinematography by Thistle Boosinger and Keely Martin
Music by Appleby
Published September 12, 2021
"Miss" was selected as the juried award winner for the Under 18 category of the 2022 Circus International Film Festival.
This video amassed over 3300 views on Instagram and Youtube combined.

What Does LGBTQ Pride Mean to Circus Artists?

Created by Izzi Kessner and Saffi Watson
Edited by Izzi Kessner
Published June 21, 2021
Featured Artists: Izzi Kessner, Saffi Watson, Eduardo Grillo, Clara Laurent, Rosie Rogmans, Cooper Yarosloski, Maël Tran, Jean Roubieu, Simon Lemire, Maxime Charron, Kayley Hennessey, Mary Piggin, Scott Raison, Ron Oppenheimer, Malaika Abramson, Andrea Martínez, Yann Lortie
This video amassed over 2600 views on Instagram and Youtube combined.

Roses and Thorns: An LGBTQ Aerial Silks Short Film

Created and Edited by Izzi Kessner
Featuring the voice of Suzanna Kimball
And an original song by Setsuko, produced by Lovemark
Published March 26, 2021
"Roses and Thorns" was selected as the juried award winner for the Under 18 category of the 2021 Circus International Film Festival.
This video amassed over 3300 views on Instagram and Youtube combined.

Dear Amy Coney Barrett, from a 16 year old LGBTQ circus artist (Izzi Kessner)

Created, Performed, and Edited by Izzi Kessner
Published October 28, 2020
This video amassed over 5700 views on Instagram and Youtube combined.
Photo by Brit Keyser