USA | 2018 | 8 minutes | Jovan James

The boundaries of friendship are tested when 14-year-old Chris decides to host a sleepover.

  • Original Language Title: Tadpole
  • Director: Jovan James
  • Principal Cast: Shaun Brockington, Jackson Anderson, Mateo Ferro
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2018
  • Running Time: 8 minutes
  • Producer: Chester Algernal, Elegance Bratton
  • Screenplay: Jovan James
  • Cinematographers: Dominica Eriksen
  • Editors: Karishma Dube
  • Music: Frank Ocean
  • Language: English
  • Format: DCP .MOV (Quicktime)

This film is playing as a part of Close Encounters of the Gay Kind


Whether they’re meeting a stranger, confronting themselves, or facing truths, the boys in these shorts invite you to get close and join in on their experiences.

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