What started off as a casual hookup has quickly escalated into something far more intimate, leaving Andy to navigate Arthur and Lucas' dreamy lifestyle and marriage. Lavender is a tender, poignant look at an unconventional relationship as it blossoms and ultimately unravels.

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Matthew Puccini




Director: Matthew Puccini
Executive Producer: Sam Abbas, Natalé Olsen, Jason Michael Berman
Producer: Casey Bader, Corey Deckler, Tyler Rabinowitz
Screenwriter: Matthew Puccini
Cinematographer: Brandon Roots
Editor: William Sullivan
Production Designer: Katie Fleming
Sound Designer: Arjun Sheth
Principal Cast: Michael Urie, Michael Hsu Rosen, Ken Barnett
Additional Credits: Casting Director: Freya Krasnow, Creative Consultant: Sean Weiner, Assistant Director: Parker Hill, Art Director: Evan Ari Kelman, Costume Designer: Rachel Dainer-Best, Hair & Makeup: Tetiana Glushchenko, Colorist: Brandon Roots, Gaffer: Sawyer Purman, Assistant Camera: Renee Mao


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Bess Donoghue
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2018
Genre: Drama, LGBTQ, Romance
Screening in: Shorts Program 1
Screening Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Screening Format: Narrative Short
Country: ["United States"]
Language: English
Runtime: 10:31 mins