The Shawl

The Shawl

After years of long distance, a pair of big and beautiful boyfriends celebrate their reunion at a Stevie Nicks concert, where they share a brush with magic.

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Sara Kiener


Director: Sara Kiener
Executive Producer: Lana T. Yang
Producer: Zachary Luke Kislevitz
Music: Ted Ottaviano
Principal Cast: Shane O’Neill, Dusty Childers
Additional Credits: Designer and Animator: Maya Edelman, Concept and Storyboard Artist: Brianne Farley, Dialogue Editor: Seth Lind


Public Film Contact
Zachary Luke Kislevitz
Kislevitz Films, Inc.
Publicity Contact
Michael Lieberman
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Genre: Animated, Documentary, Experimental, LGBTQ
Screening Section: Animated Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Animated Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 6 mins