The Hanging Garden
The film's central character is Sweet William, played by Chris Leavins as an adult and Troy Veinotte as a teenager. Its plot hinges on a fateful incident from his teenage years, when his grandmother (Joan Orenstein) caught him attempting to have sex with his bisexual friend Fletcher (Joel Keller), involuntarily outing him to his dysfunctional family as gay.
|keywords||alcoholic father big city christine dunsworth dead body dysfunctional family first time gay hang haunt homecoming joan orenstein joel keller joel s. keller kerry fox life and death run away suicide suicide by hanging walk wed|
|producer||Arnie Gelbart Louise Garfield Thom Fitzgerald|
|publisher||Alliance Communications Momentum Pictures|
|theme||lgbt-related magic realism|