LA Shorts, Mammoth Lakes Film Festival, Hollyshorts

Director's statement

Director's statement

Co-writer, Valentina and I talked a lot about our love of experimenting with identity and how our identity has been influenced by other women and popular culture. We have dyed our hair every color of the rainbow, our wardrobes range from goth queen to pixie dream girl and we’ve traveled outside the confines of our conservative families. At our core, we are women who want to live by our own rules. Womanhood doesn’t come with a roadmap, just as Zula’s doesn’t. You make mistakes and run away from yourself before finding glimpses of truth. Growing up as a young woman, there’s often that one friend that you have some magnetic connection with, someone who teaches you the ropes. For Zula, it's Ramona, and there’s a very specific type of heartbreak when that kind of a friend breaks your trust. We wanted to capture that specific heartbreak, in terms of female friendship, as it is not explored to its fullest capacity in film.



Art & Images

Other titles you might like

Last Meal

A cook who dreams of being a celebrity chef spends his days preparing last meals for prison inmates.

Comedy, Drama


• 15 min


A young rapper confronts issues of sexual identity after an encounter with his best friend.

Coming-of-Age, Drama, LGBTQ


• 12 min

The Dress You Have On

Upon making a shocking discovery, a couple begins to question the foundation of their relationship. 

Drama, LGBTQ


• 13 min


Tell your story. Change the world.

Drama, LGBTQ, Sci Fi & Fantasy


• 1 season

Movie Quiz

Deciding what to watch? Take our personality quiz and we’ll curate a set just for you. Get ready to meet your match.

Take the quiz

Deciding what to watch? Take our personality quiz and we’ll curate a set just for you. Get ready to meet your match.

Movie Quiz Take the quiz
Maxed out on reruns? Tired of endlessly searching for a movie? Let’s help you discover some fresh new voices.

Quiz Progress

{{ question.text }}

Calculating your results

Pick a place to start!

Save one (or more!) films from your results.

Watch ‘em free.

You've got a whole month to watch.

Find your own faves!

The results are just the tip of the cinematic iceberg! Continue your journey through our library with unlimited access for plans starting from $2 a month. No strings attached.

Show My Results

Seed amp; Spark

Your subscription is now active. Enjoy unlimited streaming on Seed&Spark!

LA Shorts, Mammoth Lakes Film Festival, Hollyshorts



Basic Info

Before we get started, please confirm the following:

By starting a project you agree to Seed&Spark’s Site Guidelines.



Basic Info


Saved to Watchlist

Way to go, you just added something to your watchlist for the first time! You can find and view your watchlist at anytime from your profile.

Pay what you can.

Watch wild and wonderful movies and shows from independent filmmakers and get a new handpicked playlist every month.

Subscribe to Seed&Spark