For Dorian (2012)
Director: Rodrigo Barriuso
Writer: Rodrigo Barriuso
Genre: Short movie
Stars: Jerald Bezener, Dylan Harman, Ron Lea
A father fears the sexual awakening of his disabled son, a teenager living with Down syndrome, and wrestles with the notion of letting him grow up.
Oliver, a controlling yet loving father is shaken abruptly when forced to recognize his son Dorian, a teenager living with Down syndrome, as an emerging adult with sexual urges who yearns for his independence. As Oliver begins to discover the changing dynamics within his home, he starts to fear that his son might not only be different by virtue of his disability, but also his sexual orientation.
- Director:Rodrigo Barriuso
- Writers:Rodrigo Barriuso
- Runtime:16 minutes
- Actors:The WeathermanJerald BezenerDorian BaumDylan HarmanOliver BaumRon LeaMarcoVictor PereiraLornaTova Smith
A father fears the sexual awakening of his disabled son, a teenager living with Down syndrome, and struggles with the notion of letting him grow up.
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