Dating Sucks: A Genderqueer Misadventure

USA 2013, Animation, 13’ | Director, Screenplay, Editor, Production Sam Berliner | DoP Sam Berliner, Shaleece Haas Green Screen DP | Sound Sam Berliner, Dan Olmsted | Music Shane Fairchild | Cast Sam Berliner, Jon Cooney, Darcy Allder | Distribution Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre (CFMDC)

An animated, live-action comedy documentary about the successes, failures, and incredible confusions trying to date as a genderqueer / trans person.

Sam Berliner is a genderqueer/trans recent MFA graduate from San Francisco State University. Sam graduated from Smith College in 2005 with a BA in Film & Theatre. His film Genderbusters, which has been screened in company with Perception at he IWFF Dortmund | Cologne in 2012, won Best Short Film at Translations: the Seattle Transgender Film Festival, at which Sam is currently the Festival Director.

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