Based on a short story by Ana-Maurine Lara, Eddie is the tale of a ten-year-old tomboy who enjoys playing kickball with the boys, until the untimely arrival of her period right in the middle of a game. A well-written and well-made challenge to the gender binary; highly recommended.
Eddie, dir. Quentin Kruger, 2007 USA, 8 min.
Technorati tags: Eddie, Short Films, Fun in Girls Shorts, Frameline, Frameline31, LGBT Film
screened in the "Fun in Girls' Shorts" program