Premiering their forthcoming web series as a special festival presentation, director Max Currie (Everything We Loved, NZIFF14) and writer Cole Meyers’ queer and trans-positive drama swells with character and heart.
New Zealand 2020 | 96 minutes | In English and Te reo Māori, with English subtitles | Censors rating tbc
Director: Max Currie | Screenplay: Cole Meyers | With: Elz Carrad, Kirk Torrance, Āwhina Rose Henare Ashby, Arlo Green, Ramon Te Wake, Renee Lyons, Aroha Rawson, Renée Sheridan and Sonny Tupu
- Online Premiere:
Sun 26 Jul, 7:00pm. Tickets on sale from 10 Jul.
- Online Rental:
Mon 27 Jul, 10:00am until Sat 1 Aug, 11:00pm. Tickets on sale from 25 Jul.
- In Cinema Screenings:
Sat 25 Jul, 8:15pm Lumière Cinemas, Christchurch*
Sun 26 Jul, 7:00pm ASB Waterfront Theatre, Auckland (Filmmaker Q&A)*
Mon 27 Jul, 6:00pm MTG Century Theatre, Hawke's Bay*
Tue 28 Jul, 6:00pm Monterey Cinemas Howick, Auckland*
Wed 29 Jul, 7:00pm Monterey Cinemas Takapuna, Auckland*
Sun 2 Aug, 4:00pm Rialto, Tauranga*
* Tickets on sale from individual cinemas
About the Filmmakers:
Max Currie is a writer and director. He hosted LGBTQ+ TV show Queernation for two years, before writing full-time for Shortland Street. His directorial feature debut Everything We Loved screened at NZIFF14.
Cole Meyers is an educator and activist. He works as a consultant on trans and gender diverse narratives and inclusion in film, television, web series and theatre, including Shortland Street, where he is currently a dialogue writer.
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