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52nd edition


Fortnight 2006, Short film, 36 min


Ben, a small town high school loner, is fascinated by Grant, a dangerously seductive new kid. It leads to a sinister rite of passage experience.


Carter Smith

Maine-native Carter Smith began his career in the world of fashion photography. His breakthrough story included a series of gritty, documentary-style portraits of teen life in the Midwest, which appeared in the British magazine ID. His fashion work and celebrity portraits have been featured in The New York Times Magazine, Vogue, GQ, and W, all photographed in the cinematic style that has become Carter’s signature. He collaborated with author Dennis Cooper on a feature film script titled Warm, which wad developed at the Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab.

Donald Cumming
Josh Caras

Carter Smith adapté de / adapted from: Bugcrush de Scott Treleaven

Darren Lew

Eric Nagy

Holle Singer

Love Kills Boy

Set decoration
Stefan Beckman

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