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First Girl I Loved (2016)

Overview

Seventeen-year-old Anne just fell in love with Sasha, the most popular girl at her L.A. public high school. But when Anne tells her best friend, Clifton—who has always harbored a secret crush on her—he does his best to get in the way.
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Marisa Jones
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"First Girl I Loved": A Well-Intended but Ultimately Flawed Story of Identity

Warning for discussions of sexual violence in First Girl I Loved.   First Girl I Loved is a 2016 coming-of-age film directed by Kerem Sanga which follows Anne (Dylan Gelula), a 17-year-old who falls for a girl named Sasha (Brianna Hildebrand) and begins to discover her identity as a lesbian. This process is made more difficult by her best friend Clifton (Mateo Arias), who, out of his romantic feelings for Anne, does his best to get in the way of this budding relationship. Though well-intended, First Girl I Loved suffers from serious missteps in an effort to tell an honest story of sexuality and identity.  First Girl I Loved
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Seventeen-year-old Anne just fell in love with Sasha, the most popular girl at her L.A. public high school. But when Anne tells her best friend, Clifton—who has always harbored a secret crush on her—he does his best to get in the way.

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Genre:Drama, Romance
Directed By:Kerem Sanga
Written By:Kerem Sanga
In Theaters:10/18/2016
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Runtime:91 minutes
Studio:Bee-Hive Productions, PSH Collective, Tilted Windmill Productions

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