Daniel (2012) Gay Short Film
Daniël is a dutch drama written by Martijn Cousijn and directed by Vincent Fitz-Jim. It is a poetic fresco that tells the coming-of-age story of a young boy who is about to discover love and jalousy during a quiet summer in a large family house with his two friends. Torn between his desires for a girl and a beautiful boy, Daniel silently lock himself in a cage and reacts like the bird that he is supposed to protect. As often as he prevents himself to make a decisive move, he extends the frustration and the envy of his companions. Gruadually and slowly, He will realize his attraction for masculinity and hisstrong preference for Frederik. While the trio is eroding to the rhythm of an heart beat, a friendship will be lost and love will blossom. The three characters are portrayed by Bas de Vries, Eva Oosters and Frederik Stuut.