the gaze

Crashing America is about strong, complicated women who need the love of other women.

 

the look

 

Zak Mulligan, in We, The Animals,   creates a painterly look we dream of for Crashing America. 

 “...16-millimeter film ... gives … a dreamy, nostalgic glaze speckled with lambent light, like the fingerprints of memory.”  — NY Times

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the character

River Phoenix, as a queer street hustler, in My Own Private Idaho conveys a longing for family and love that is similar to the runaway who seeks connection in our story.

 

the feels

Much like the Nebraskan cowgirl in our story, Heath Ledger's character in Brokeback Mountain has some problems when it comes to love.