Use Me Up
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Short Film from United States, 10 minutes
Screens Saturday, February 28, 2015
Screening Block 1, 10am-1:15pm
Love takes many forms, no matter how uncomfortable that makes your friends and family. Use Me Up is a nice family film about an interracial Dom/Sub relationship. The film was inspired by the Bill Withers’ song, Use Me and was shot in 2012 in Los Angeles with an all-female crew from the female gaze.
About the Director
After receiving her MFA, Dawn Alden moved to Chicago, where she worked as a professional stage actress with a number of award-winning and critically acclaimed theater companies. While in Chicago, she founded her own theater company, Babes With Blades, the first all-female stage combat theater company in the country. Dawn currently lives in Los Angeles and continues to act, write, fight, and create work for talented women.
2013 Best Shorts Competition – Award of Merit (Women’s Category)