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A non-binary child, their father, and a stranger form tenuous connections in this award-winning drama

Description

New York State Premiere

A maladjusted father, his non-binary child Tavi, and a stranger out on parole are all seeking connection in director Brielle Brilliant’s feature debut. When Tavi and the older man begin to form a sweet yet unconventional friendship, they raise concern and suspicion from everyone around them.

Winner of the U.S. Narrative Jury Award at Outfest LA, FIRSTNESS delivers a singular, fantastical world with a dreamy rhythm that is not to be missed.

This film will be followed by a Q&A with Director Brielle Brilliant and cast Spencer Jording and Caleb Cabrera

Cast: Tim Kinsella, Spencer Jording, Caleb Cabrera

Preceded by the following short film:
JOYCHILD
Dir. Aurora Brachman, USA, 6 mins
A young child tells their mother "I'm not a girl" for the first time
Closed Captioning will be available for the virtual screening of this film

Presented in partnership with Film Fatales

Director

Brielle Brilliant

Duration

78 minutes

Genre

Narrative, Comedy, Drama, Experimental

Venue

Streaming: October 15 - 26
In-Person: October 18 at 6:45PM (Nitehawk Prospect Park - Th 3)

Tickets

Virtual Tickets:
10/15-10/26


In-Person Tickets:
Nitehawk Prospect Park 10/18, 6:45pm


ALL Virtual Films: