- R13 | 1h27 | Drama
- In Theaters: Thu, Aug 17, 2023
- Cast: Lio Mehiel, Cole Doman, Mimi Ryder... more
The passionate drama Mutt, which debuts on Thursday, August 17, 2023, invites you to enter its lively world. This moving movie, which was created and directed by Vuk Lungulov-Klotz, depicts Fea, a young trans man navigating the busy streets of New York City.
Fea's life takes an unexpected turn as he tackles a day loaded with problems that bring out ghosts from his past in the midst of the city's lively bustle. The story of 'Mutt' is woven against a backdrop of launderettes, subway turnstiles and airport transfers. It smoothly blends the past, present and future. Fea struggles with relationships that cut across the spectrum of platonic, romantic, and familial interactions as he navigates the turbulent terrain of his transitional journey.
Fea is portrayed by Lio Mehiel, who gives life to a character that deftly navigates the complexity of his existence. Fea stumbles onto genuine connections that help him bridge the gap between himself and others as he juggles the complexities of his identity and relationships. These touching experiences, marked by warmth and genuineness, show how beautiful human connection can be even when faced with difficulties.
Mutt perfectly depicts the essence of self-discovery, tenacity, and the power of embracing one's own identity with its raw emotional depth and accessible themes. The audience is encouraged to think on their own routes of development and self-acceptance as Fea's journey is depicted against the backdrop of the city that never sleeps. A moving and emotional cinematic experience that will reverberate long after the credits have rolled is guaranteed thanks to the narrative sophistication of the movie and the potent performances of Cole Doman and MiMi Ryder.