Saturday, April 27, 2013
Love Is All You Need?
This is a short film in which the societal script is flipped and being gay or lesbian is considered the norm and heterosexuality is seen as 'sinful' or 'awful'. It focuses on a young teen named Ashley who is growing up in that world as hetero and is being verbally and physically bullied for it.
The film has won 19 film festival awards(and counting)
There are some graphic scenes in this short film and trigger alerts, but it realistically simulates what gay and trans kids go through in terms of dealing with a world they are at odds with and feeling alone and unsupported in it.