January 21, 2014
“Love is All You Need?” is a short movie, 20 minutes long, that is profoundly affecting in its simplicity. A powerful perspective builder. From the movie’s website:
“Love is All You Need?” is a movie that tells the story of Ashley, a young teen who is raised by the ‘picture perfect all-American family’ in the suburbs of California – with two moms, two grandpas, two uncles, and a little brother. But Ashley has a problem – she has a crush on a boy at school, which is against everything this world has ever taught her.
Ashley lives In a world where the terms “gay” and “straight” are switched, this young girl must face the fact that she is straight in a gay world. This undeniable attraction to the opposite sex causes her to be the constant target of verbal and physical abuse until she is driven to a tragic end.