Pink Boy

USA | 2015 | 15 minutes | Eric Rockey

Pink Boy is an intimate portrait of a gender-creative boy growing up in conservative rural Florida and his mother, in one sense opposites but united by a determination to be who they truly are.

Director's Biography

Director/editor Eric Rockey's work straddles the worlds of technology and film. A Bellingham native and Microsoft veteran, now at tech startup FiftyThree in New York, he graduated from the New School's Documentary Certificate and Media Studies MA programs. His first short, Vulture Culture, premiered at DOC NYC in 2011. He was also the designer and developer for interactive doc and Webby Award Honoree, What Killed Kevin? directed by Beverly Peterson in 2014. Pink Boy is his second short.

  • Director: Eric Rockey
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2015
  • Running Time: 15 minutes
  • Producer: Eric Rockey
  • Screenplay: Eric Rockey
  • Cinematographers: Eric Rockey, Oscar Frasser
  • Editors: Eric Rockey
  • Music: T. Griffin
  • Awards: Palm Springs Short Film Festival 2015 (Best Documentary), DOC NYC Film Festival 2015 (Best Short Film)
  • Language: English