1:45 PM Feature Documentary - (Linda Bloodworth-Thomason, 2012, USA, 81 mins.)
Skype Q&A with Shane Bitney Crone to follow the film
The emotional journey of Shane and Tom, two young men in a loving and committed relationship - a relationship that was cut tragically short by a misstep off the side of a roof. On May 7, 2012, the anniversary of Tom's death, after a year of documenting his own grief, Shane decided to make a video tribute to his partner entitled "It Could Happen To You". This film, posted on YouTube, received over 3.2 million hits and inspired over fifty thousand e-mails and comments on YouTube and Facebook. The impact of Shane's original film and the raw nerve it touched, tells us this is an important story that needs to be brought to the world stage.
With Cappuccino (Tamer Ruggli, 2010, Switzerland, 16 mins.) Despite his marginal and extrovert looks, Jérémie is a shy teenager who keeps a heavy secret: his homosexuality. While trying to find his way between his classmate and sexual fantasy Damien and his very generous but protective mother Gina, his life is about to change.
3:45- Cocktail Reception hosted by Campari Ristoranti
Cinema Arts Centre (View)
423 Park Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743
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