untitled tenderness project

November 2017 - March 2018

A 14-minute short film produced as a senior thesis for Yale Film and Media Studies ('18). The film follows two boys in a college theater class who, as they rehearse for a tragic gay play, do some thinking about the nature of LGBTQ+ representation. 

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Kenyon Duncan

Gilberto Saenz


screenings & awards

Over 30,000 views on YouTube

Winner - Award of Merit - Best Shorts Film Festival (2018)

Official Selection - PIOTR Paris (2018)

Official Selection - Glitter! Oklahoma LGBT Film Festival (2018)

Official Selection - NewFilmmakers NY (2018)