The Galway Film Fleadh | 8th – 13th July 2014
Academy Awards Arts Council

Galway Film Fleadh 2011 Programme

First Feature | Director: Madeleine Olnek | USA | 2011

Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same

Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same

Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same tracks the adventures, misadventures and experiences of three aliens from the planet Zots, sent down to Earth on a mission to rid themselves of romantic emotions, which are considered toxic to their planet’s atmosphere. They are told to have their hearts broken on Earth, where such heartbreak is considered a given. Two of the aliens, Zylar (promiscuous and sassy) and Barr (codependent and clutchy), fall into an unfortunate romance with each other, but Zoinx meets Jane, an Earthling of mild manners who lives an uneventful life and works in a stationery store. Unaware that the sudden object of her affection is an alien (despite her bald head and monotone speech), Jane falls hard for Zoinx. The feeling is mutual. An original mash-up of lo-fi New York City romantic comedy and sci-fi B-movie spoof.

 

The Director will attend the screening

Running Time 75 mins | B&W | HD-Cam

Producers Madeleine Olnek, Laura Terruso

Script Madeleine Olnek

Production Madeleine Olnek, Laura Terruso

Print Source Madeleine Olnek


Tue 05 Jul Town Hall Main 22.00
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