Jamie is a gay short film by Christopher Manning. It tells the story of the early twenties loner, Jamie. He is clumsily looking for his first relationship. Shy and lacking self-confidence, his past experiences with men have yielded disappointing results. One Sunday, he meets up with Ben after chatting with him on a dating app. As they spend the afternoon together, Jamie begins to wonder if he has finally met his match.
The film is part of the sixteenth instalment (Boys on Film 16: Possession) of Peccadillo Pictures’ series of collections of short gay films from around the world, Boys on Film. You’re able to rent Boys on Film 16 here.
The film’s main character Jamie is played by Sebastian Christophers. The cast also includes Raphael Verrion (as Ben), Paul Clerkin (as Jamie’s father), Sam Atkinson (as Jamie’s little brother) among others.
About the publisher: Peccadillo Pictures
The film is released on YouTube by Peccadillo Pictures. Peccadillo Pictures is a UK-based distributor of features and short films. The films celebrate being different – be it about sexuality, gender, ethnicity, age or even eccentricity.
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Watch more films of Boys on Film here (for free).
Photo source: Christopher Manning / Peccadillo Pictures / Peccadillo Pictures’ YouTube channel.