examines what it means to find community and personal acceptance, told from the viewpoint of a bunch of misfits belonging to a sub-culture within a sub-culture: Bears.
Not familiar with gay slang? Bears are hirsute and hefty gay males whose biggest currency is masculinity. Their presence in the scene has caused controversy, yet Bears are offering a new perspective on what it means to be a gay male.
Director/Producer: Malcolm Ingram
Executive Producer: Harvey Cohen, Nhaelan McMillan, Kevin Smith
Cinematographer: Andrew MacDonald
Editor: Frank Guidoccio
Music Supervisor: David Tysowski
SXSW Film Festival
Harbour City Bear Pride Festival
Norrkoping Film Festival
Warsaw International Film Festival
Vino Kino Lesbian and Gay Film Festival
LesGaiCineMad International Film Festival
Outburst Belfast LGBT Film Festival
Amsterdam Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Perth International Film Festival