Director: Tyrrell Shaffner
Writer: Zachary De Gregorio
Genre: Short movie
Duration: 11 min
Stars: Ben Hogestyn, Emily Brooke Hands, Kay Stratton, Christian Robblee
Short film “Different”, winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Student Film in the 2004 edition of the Rhode Island Film Festival. This short film “Different” treats us to a reverse world in terms of sexuality, which forces us to see these issues under a very distinct perspective.
Liberty High School student Justin has a secret. In an all gay world, Justin is straight, and the homecoming dance is tomorrow. Bobby, captain of the football team wants Justin as his date, but Justin likes Joanne. What will he do?
- Runtime:11 minutes
- Plot: In the homogenous world of Liberty High School, Justin Meyers has a dark secret: he’s straight. In this parallel universe where gay is the norm, Homecoming is only day’s away. Bobby, the most popular guy in school, wants Justin to be his date. But will Joanne, a quiet beauty from Biology class, out Justin’s true feelings before the dance? Written by Tyrrell Shaffner
- Also known as: Coming of Age (Germany (DVD title) – Vol. 2), First Out (USA (DVD title)),
- Rating: (112 votes)