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LGBT Short Screenplay Reading: Nanay’s Lullaby, by Drew Stephens

This short follows a family dealing with loss and shame while searching for connection. CAST LIST: Nurse Barb – 4 – Laura Afelskie Maricel – 32 – Andrea Irwin NARRATION – Sean Ballantyne Arnel – 37 – Trevor Howes Criselda – 29 – Norma Dunphy — Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel… Continue reading LGBT Short Screenplay Reading: Nanay’s Lullaby, by Drew Stephens

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LGBT SHORT Screenplay Reading: Owen, by Becca Roth

Longtime couple Kate and Owen travel to Kate’s rural hometown for her conservative mother’s funeral, just as Owen is beginning his transition from female to male. CAST LIST: Uber Driver – 6 – Adrian Carter Hotel Employee – 5 – Sean Ballantyne NARRATION – Andrea Irwin Kate – 32 – Laura Afelskie Owen – 34… Continue reading LGBT SHORT Screenplay Reading: Owen, by Becca Roth

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LGBT Best Scene Screenplay Reading: And So The Caged Bird Goes, by Taylor Matson

CAST LIST: Maggie – 4 – Norma Dunphy Lindy (trans male) – 18 – Adrian Carter NARRATION – Sean Ballantyne Jen (f 40s)- 19 – Andrea Irwin Dallas – 19 – Laura Afelskie — Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson… Continue reading LGBT Best Scene Screenplay Reading: And So The Caged Bird Goes, by Taylor Matson

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LGBT Best Scene Reading: LITTLE EARTHQUAKES by Todd Bird

Troy and his boyfriend return to his hometown to attend his class reunion with hopes of re-connecting with old friends and possibly making amends with his ex wife. But nothing goes as planned for the ex-jock. CAST LIST:  Casey – 3 – Hartley O. Gyamfi Man/Nolan – 2 –  Allen Michael Brunet Narration –  Sean Ballantyne… Continue reading LGBT Best Scene Reading: LITTLE EARTHQUAKES by Todd Bird

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LGBT Best Scene Reading: CHOKING BACK TEARS by Oren Weitz

Two best friends, each with his own peculiar trait, struggle to overcome their burdening inhibitions. But only if they learn to let go will they be able to save their friendship and their love. CAST LIST: Reha – 1 – Ariel Brooker Amandine – 1 – Regan Brown Narration – Sean Ballantyne Matthew – 18… Continue reading LGBT Best Scene Reading: CHOKING BACK TEARS by Oren Weitz

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Winning LGBT Short Screenplay: CONVERTED by Dana Quercioli

Genre: Comedy Andy McCloskey escaped gay conversion therapy to become a drag queen, going from pray-the-gay-away to slay all day. CAST LIST: David: Neil Bennett Dr. Tomassini: Charles Gordon Narrator: Sean Ballantyne Andy: Kevin P. Gabel Deven: Amber Copeland Danny: Ryan Singh ****** Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Director: Kierston Drier Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editor: Kimberly Villarruel Camera Op: Mary Cox

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Winning LGBT WEB SERIES – LITTLE SISTA “GET SHORTY” by Charmaine Bingwa

Winning Screenplay – LITTLE SISTA “GET SHORTY” Written by Charmaine Bingwa CAST LIST: NARRATOR – Sean Ballantyne CHARMAINE – Cassandra Guthrie SHAUN – Dan Cristofori TALIA – Jane Hailes LUCY – Val Cole SYNOPSIS: Genre: Comedy, Romance, LGBT Commitment-phobe, Charmaine must learn to grow up when she is paired with an at-risk youth in a… Continue reading Winning LGBT WEB SERIES – LITTLE SISTA “GET SHORTY” by Charmaine Bingwa