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2012 Stories by Sherilyn Connelly

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  • Saving Grace B. Jones

    published December 12, 2012

    Purportedly based on her own experiences during the unusually eventful summer when she was 12 years old, Saving Grace B. Jones is the... More >>

  • The Sheik and I

    published December 5, 2012

    I Am a Sex Addict director Caveh Zahedi couldn't have been more surprised when he was commissioned to make a short film on the theme of... More >>

  • Delhi Safari

    published December 5, 2012

    There's always something tricky about animated message films like India's 3-D Delhi Safari, which tells the story of a group of animals... More >>

  • New Jerusalem

    published November 28, 2012

    Rick Alverson's New Jerusalem (which he made before The Comedy) had its North American premiere at South by Southwest, and... More >>

  • The Mystical Laws

    published November 21, 2012

    The Mystical Laws is an (un)holy mess, a religious tract masquerading as a paint-by-numbers hero's journey. It's the anime equivalent of... More >>

  • Question One

    published October 17, 2012

    In both California's Proposition 8 and Maine's Question 1, no meant yes and yes meant no: Voting "Yes" meant you were against gay marriage, and... More >>

  • Fat Kid Rules the World

    published October 3, 2012

    Nathan Rabin of the A.V. Club coined the term “Manic Pixie Dream Girl” to describe a female character whose story function is to teach... More >>

  • Stars in Shorts

    published September 26, 2012

    Unlike most anthology films (such as the upcoming V/H/S), Stars in Shorts is composed of preexisting short films that weren't... More >>

  • The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure

    published August 29, 2012

    In the 1960s and 1970s, there was something known as the kiddie matinee: Parents would drop their brood off at a movie theater showing a... More >>

  • Girlfriend Boyfriend

    published August 1, 2012

    Ya-che Yang’s Girlfriend Boyfriend is a celebration of (and cautionary tale about) personal and political freedom. Taiwanese... More >>

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