A found diary is a metaphor for how we judge a book by it’s cover: a Brooklyn housewife looses herself in the writings of a journal she steals from a stranger. Before reading the diary the housewife makes a judgment about the stranger but are we making judgments about the housewife?
Commissioned by RT Collective and screened at Buddies In Bad Times Theatre as part of the Toronto Inside Out LGBT Film Festival (2016).
Shot in NYC entirely on a smartphone. Featuring Shirley U. Jest with music by Stewart Borden.