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Chestnut (2024)

Dates with showtimes for Chestnut (2024)
  • Fri, Jun 21
  • Sat, Jun 22
  • Sun, Jun 23
  • Mon, Jun 24
  • Tue, Jun 25
  • Wed, Jun 26
  • Thu, Jun 27

Director: Jac Cron Run Time: 87 min. Rating: NR Release Year: 2023

Starring: Caleb Eberhardt, Chella Man, Danny Ramirez, Natalia Dyer, Rachel Keller

Country: United States
Language: English

About the film:

World Premiere, 2023 Frameline Film Festival.

After graduating college, Annie is the only one of her friends who stayed behind in her small college city of Philadelphia for the summer. She has a good job lined up in LA come fall and is seemingly ready to take the leap, but things still feel unfinished. During this aimless in-between period, Annie finds herself entangled with Tyler, a woman she meets at a bar one night, and Danny, Tyler’s co-worker… or best friend… or more? Annie is never quite sure. Chestnut follows Annie through a summer of self-discovery as all three battle for unrequited connection, ultimately helping her find her voice in desire, independence, and the comfort in change.

“destined to be an indie darling”

—Branyan Towe, Loud and Clear Reviews

About the filmmaker:

Jac Cron is a filmmaker born and based in New York. She graduated from Drexel University where she studied Film, Finance and Astrophysics. She creates films centered around human connection, particularly in the LGBTQ+ community. She aims to tell stories about diverse characters, not solely about, but parallel to their identity. Her short, House Sit (2020) screened at film festivals nationally and internationally, including SF Independent, Philadelphia Film Festival, and won best director at BELIFF. Her debut feature film Chestnut (2024) premiered at the 2023 Frameline Film Festival.

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