Director : Andrew Valentine
Cast : Nico Tortorella, Garrett Clayton, Jake Choi, Emily Hampshire, Carl Clemons-Hopkins, Heather Mattarazzo
USA / 2023 / 99 mins / Gay, Drama, Family
9 – 9 – 23 (Sat) 3:10pm – Broadway CINEMATHEQUE
10 – 9 – 23 (Sun) 7:45pm – PREMIERE ELEMENTS
* Asian Premiere
* Nomination for the New American Cinema Competition and Best Performance from Nico Tortorella at Seattle International Film Festival. Official Selection: Outfest LA 2023, Frameline San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival 2023
This is an unprecedented LGBTQ+ story that explores themes of love, family, and community. Produced by Zach Braff and directed by Andy Vallentine with a screenplay by Danny Vallentine, the film stars Nico Tortorella, Juan Pablo Di Pace, Emily Hampshire (“Schitt’s Creek”), Heather Matarazzo, Jake Choi (FRONT COVER, HKLGFF 2015) and Carl Clemons-Hopkins (“Hacks”). The story follows Thomas (Tortorella) who, after his foster child is reunited with their birth mother, embarks on a personal journey to connect with his friends, family, and past and to discover the true meaning of family.