Sequin in a Blue Room
First screened in July 2019
Director: Samuel Van Grinsven. Cast: Conor Leach, Ed Wightman, Simon Croker, Jeremy Lindsay Taylor, Anthony Brandon Wong, Joshua Shediak, Patrick Cullen, Damian de Montemas, Samuel Barrie, Tsu Shan Chambers, Simon Elrahi, Nancy Denis, Darren Kumar. Screenplay: Jory Anast and Samuel Van Grinsven. Twitter Capsule:
Images, sounds, edits have heady effects even before the movie takes shape as an impressively tense thriller.
Production values surpass lots of what you see on the LGBTQ festival circuit. Mostly avoids the moralism endemic to so many sex-app narratives.