In a local gay club, Teddy seeks acceptance and connection but faces rejection. Desperate to fit in, he takes a magic pill that promises to transform him into his ideal version of a gay man. To his surprise, he sprouts a unicorn horn instead. Now, Teddy must embrace his true identity and find his pride or risk a life of eternal outcast.
Directed by Jason Tropiano / Produced by Julissa Scopino
Pride FLIX The Virtual Pride Film Festival 2021
Burbank International Film Festival 2021
New York Latino Film Festival
Palm Springs LGBTQ+ Film Festival 2021
Sleepy Hollow International Film Festival 2021
What resonated strongly with me in this heartfelt story was how it explores the universal human desire for acceptance and belonging. Through the eyes of Teddy, a young gay man searching for his place in a vibrant but often judgmental community, we delve into the complexities of identity and the courage it takes to embrace who we are.
Through Teddy's experiences, we encounter society's pressures on individuals to conform to certain ideals. We shine a light on the power of self-discovery and self-acceptance, even in the face of adversity. Teddy's story is one of finding the strength to defy expectations and embrace our true selves, no matter how different or unconventional. While our film touches upon the LGBTQ+ experience, its message resonates with anyone who has ever felt the need to hide or change who they are to fit societal expectations.
As the producer of this film, I'm grateful for the opportunity to tell this important and uplifting story. Celebrating your authentic self and finding pride in your uniqueness is a beautiful and empowering act.