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Jenn and Matt are best friends from college who are now in their thirties. Single by choice, Jenn spends her days teaching hot yoga and running errands for her boss. Matt suffers from comic-book writer’s block and can’t get over his ex-boyfriend. They decide to fulfill a youthful promise to have a child together… the old-fashioned way. Can they navigate the serious and unexpected snags they hit as they attempt to get their careers and dating lives back on track in preparation for parenthood? "Gayby" is an irreverent comedy about friendship, growing older, sex, loneliness, and the family you chose.


Director(s): Jonathan Lisecki

Executive Producer(s): Zeke Farrow, Laura Heberton

Producer(s): Amy Hobby, Anne Hubbell

Screenwriter(s): Jonathan Lisecki

Cinematographer: Clay Liford

Editor(s): Ann Husaini

Production Designer: Cat Navarro

Sound Designer: Rob Daly

Music: Giancarlo Vulcano

Additional Credits: Costume Designer: David Tabbert

Principal Cast: Jenn Harris, Matthew Wilkas, Mike Doyle, Anna Margaret Hollyman, Jack Ferver, Jonathan Lisecki, Louis Cancelmi, Alycia Delmore, Sarita Choudhury, Dulé Hill

Director Bio


Jonathan Lisecki's first short, "Woman in Burka", won the 2008 Spirit of Slamdance Award, among others, and was featured on Wholphin #12. His second short, "Gayby", has received multiple awards, screening at over one hundred festivals, is available on DVD via First Run Features, and appears on Wholpin #15.


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