American Primitive

American Primitive
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American Primitive
USA, 2009, 93 Minute Running Time
World Premiere
Topic: Gay/Lesbian
Programs: Best of the Fest, Valley Views, World Cinema Now
Language: English

Alternately funny and heartbreaking, American Primitive tells the story of the havoc that surrounds a teenaged girl's life when she discovers her widowed father is gay. Inspired by true events, the film is set in small-town America against the backdrop of suspicion, traditional family values, and the rapidly changing sexual identity of the '70s.

DIRECTOR: Gwen Wynne
Producer: James Egan, Adam W. Rosen, Gwen Wynne
Editor: Joanne D'Antonio
Screenwriter: Gwen Wynne, Mary Beth Fielder
Cinematographer: Christopher Chomyn
Music: Alice Wood
Principal Cast: Tate Donovan,Danielle Savre, Skye McCole Bartusiak, Adam Pascal, Anne Ramsey, Josh Peck
Filmography: Debut Feature

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