Fiction – Mary, a troubled teenager, lives with her mothers Betty and Doris in a nice little house in a nice little suburb with nice neighbours. It’s a nice little world populated only by queers. But Mary feels different, alone, an outcast. She is discovering her true feelings: she thinks she’s straight. Her doubts are confirmed when she meets Brad, a newcomer from San Francisco. It’s love at first sight. What will happen to our sweet Mary? Will Brad steal her heart away? But what will her mothers say?

Quebec & British Culombia co-Productions / 26 min. / English Language

Quebec Producer, Actress



WOMANWinner of the Nell Shipman Production Excellence Award in 1999 for Best Short Film and Best Musical Score



JUTRAJUTRA Awards 1999
Nominated for Best Short Film



LEOMeilleur court métrage
Meilleure trame musicale





About the author

Nathalie Ducharme

Nathalie Ducharme

NATHALIE DUCHARME is a Film and TV director, author, screenwriter and producer with more than one string to her bow. Regularly filming all around the world since 1993, in French and English, she has worked on numerous television documentary series and TV shows broadcasted in Canada, and all around the globe. She is an explorer of the depths of the soul, and a confirmed humanitarian for global social causes. She has crossed the whole world meeting extraordinary people with emotional fortitude.