the sympathy card

Reel Affirmations Film Festival Opening Night Screening: The Sympathy Card

Date: 10/25/19
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Gala Hispanic Theatre

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The Sympathy Card

the sympathy card
the sympathy card

Directed by Brandon Boogie
USA/DRAMA/ 93 mins/English

with short film

Treacle

Directed by Rosie Westhoff

UK/Drama/17 mins/English

The Sympathy Card: is an unconventional comic love triangle about three women wrestling with living in the present, mortality, and bad first dates. When Emma’s cancer takes a turn for the worse, she presents her new wife Josie a deathbed order: find someone new while Emma is still around to approve of her choice. Reluctantly, Josie embarks on a painfully awkward pursuit to honor Emma’s wishes and play the field. After many hilarious failures, Josie finds herself developing feelings for Siobhan, her free-spirited florist. As her surprising bond with Siobhan deepens, Josie faces the dilemma of a time-limited present with Emma versus a possible future with Siobhan.

Treacle: When friends Belle & Jesse go away for the weekend and drunkly hook up, what seems like an awkward slip up to firmly heterosexual Jessie in fact an incredible betrayal to bisexual Belle

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