It Starts With A Crush | A DYKE DELICIOUS PROGRAM
It starts with a crush and sometimes ends with a bad breakup – this series of shorts tackles all stages of the typical lesbian relationship. From Chicago, VERACITY is a coming-out story of an African American high school student and the responses she gets from those she loves most; TITS ON A BULL takes us to New Zealand where a young rugby star falls for her team-captain; BAGGAGE and WEDLOCKED (starring Whitney Mixter) reveal how some women handle a breakup or divorce; and LITTLE DOLL examines a grammar school first crush.
In This Program
Sarah Ball / USA / 2015 / 14 minsA jilted window dresser uses her Valentine's Day store window display to send a public message to her ex.
Kate Dolan / Ireland / 2016 / 12 minsAfter a chance meeting, preteens Elenore and Alex have an instant connection. Catching the unwanted attention of their peers, they must face the confusion and uncertainty of developing a same-sex first crush.
Tim Worrall / New Zealand / 2014 / 16 minsA young rugby star struggles to choose between her longtime friendship with her aging coach or her new relationship with the lesbian team-captain.
Seith Mann / USA / 2015 / 20 minsWritten by a high school senior from the South Side of Chicago, Veracity explores the tensions and stigma of being gay in the Black community.
Puppett / USA / 2015 / 12 minsThis farcical comedy starring THE REAL L WORD's Whitney Mixter takes on the ridiculous laws that governed gay divorce.