Written & Directed by Joshua Tate
Based on the Short Film Guest Room (SXSW 2015)
While attending a postsecondary program for adults with intellectual disabilities, a young woman with Down syndrome questions her place in the world in the face of impending motherhood.
Based on the Short Film Catching Up (Sundance 2016)
Written by Bill Crossland & Patrick Morris
Story by Bill Crossland & Mindy Beach
Directed by Bill Crossland
Frank, an English teacher with muscular dystrophy, pretends to be dating his best friend so her conservative parents won’t find out she’s gay. But when his able-bodied high school crush moves back to town, his desire for a real relationship is unexpectedly awakened, and he begins to struggle with issues of confidence, self-image, and what it means to be a man as he tries to make the girl of his dreams see him as more than a friend.