The Happy Sad

USA | 2013 | 86 min

A romantic drama directed by Rodney Evans (BROTHER TO BROTHER) which focuses on two young NYC couples—one black and gay, one white and straight—whose lives become intertwined. Tired of dating Stan, Annie pretends to be seeing a female coworker. Heartbroken, Stan finds himself hooking up with Marcus, who just started having an open relationship with his long-term boyfriend, Aaron. But as they explore new relationships, a chance encounter on a subway platform makes each of them reevaluate their sense of who they are and what they want.

Happy Sad was a participate of San Francisco Film Society's A2E and is released through SFFS’s collaboration and partnership with the  Sundance Institute #ArtistServices Initiative.

  • DIR Rodney Evans
    SCR Ken Urban
    CAST LeRoy McClain, Sorel Carradine, Charlie Barnett, Cameron Scoggins, Maria Dizzia, Sue Jean Kim, Jamie Harrold, Michael Nathanson

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