Half (2022)

Written and  Directed by
Jacob Roberts

THE STORY

Half-Jewish, bisexual Jonah Dorman comes out to his girlfriend, shaking the foundation of their relationship and launching a tragicomic exploration of love and religion in New York City.

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ACADEMY AWARD-ACCREDITED FESTIVALS

Austin Film Festival (Award winner)

Outfest LA (Award winner)

Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival (Award winner)

New Hampshire Film Festival (Award winner)

Calgary International Film Festival

Out on Film Atlanta

Saint Louis International Film Festival

AWARDS

Blackmagic Collective Emerging Filmmaker Award, Austin Film Festival

Colin Higgins Youth Filmmaker Grant, Outfest

Jury Prize for Best Short, Florence Queer Film Festival

Jury Prize for Best Short Comedy, New Hampshire Film Festival

First Prize, Best Comedy Short, Flickers' Rhode Island IFF

Festival Favorite, Cinema Diverse Palms Springs

Audience Choice, Best Short, BMC Film Festival

Best Performance, Annabel O'Hagan, BMC Film Festival 

Audience Award, Best Short Film, Damn These Heels Salt Lake City

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MORE FESTS

Milwaukee Film Festival

Santa Fe International Film Festival

Tallgrass Film Festival

National Film Festival for Talented Youth

ShortsMéxico

Nickel Independent Film Festival

Lovers Film Festival Torino

Florence Queer Film Festival

image+nation Festival Courts Queer

Mix México

Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival

FilmOut San Diego

Seattle Queer Film Festival

Mix Brazil

Poland LGBTQ+ Film Festival

Tel Aviv LGBTQ+ Film Festival

U.K. Jewish Film Festival

OUTSOUTH

ReelOut Charlotte

OutFestPerú

Bendigo Queer Film Festival

QUEER-Streifen Regensburg

Pride Pictures Karlsruhe

Damn These Heels Salt Lake City

Transition Vienna LGBTQ+ Film Festival

FilmOut Rochester

Cinema Diverse Palm Springs

QueerNorth Ontario

CineGaiMad 

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