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"Two 4 One"
Adam gets a frantic call from his psycho ex. She wants moral support while she inseminates with donor sperm—but she gets a lot more. We discover Adam is transgendered while at a consultation for phalloplasty where he discovers he’s accidently pregnant. But Adam is becoming a man and men don’t get pregnant. So obviously he’ll get rid of it. But just as he’s about to, Miriam miscarries. She can’t have a baby. Adam is holding her only hope at family. So, Adam reconsiders and realizes that to become the man he’d always dreamed of being, he’ll first give birth.
Director/Writer/Exec Producer. Maureen Bradley
Leo Award for Best Web Series, 2011, for Freshman’s Wharf (director Exec Producer)
Gold Remi Award for Directing, Houston Wordlfest, 2010, Pants on Fire
Planet Out Queer Film Award Finalist, 2005, What Remains Human
Audience Award – Philadelphia Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (1999), Go Dyke! Go!
Best Short – Austin Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (1999), Go Dyke! Go!
Best Experimental Film/Video – Reelings Festival, Chicago (1997), Forever
Best Short Film/Video – Santa Barbara Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (1994), Queer Across Canada
Road Movies, CBC TV, one of eight weekly directors, 2 season, 26 episodes, came out on National TV in Canada, 1992
Glen Wood, Exec Producer
Producer, Wakening, the opening film at TIFF 2013
Writer/Director, In the Light, (2012), over half a million views on You Tube
Canadian Film Centre Producers Lab Graduate
Daniel Hogg, Producer
Writer/Producer, Floodplain, (2013) Premiered at Cannes: Not Short on Talent Showcase 2013
Leo Award for Best Web Series, 2011, for Freshman’s Wharf (Producer)
Graduate of National Screen Institute of Canada Drama Prize, 2012
Winner, Script to Screen competition, National Screen Institute Canada, 2013
Amy Belling, Cinematographer
MFA in Cinematography, AFI,
Winner of Best Cinematography at the 2012 Leo Awards (Le Jeu des Soldats)
Winner of Best Cinematography at the 2011 Leo Awards (Madame Perrault’s Bluebeard)
Amy shot A.J. Bond’s Comic-Con 2009 award-winning short film HIRSUTE (TIFF 2006), MADAME PERRAULT’S BLUEBEARD (Clermont-Ferrand 2011)
About the Production:
"While my wife was trying to get pregnant 5
years ago, I read an anecdote about a transgender guy getting accidently
pregnant in a queer pregnancy book. I dropped the book saying “Now,
that’s a movie!” By February 2014, it will be. Two 4 One, my first
feature, is a Woody-Allenesque romantic comedy about the most modern
family. I’ve been making queer media for 23 years and have never had the
attention span to make a feature—until now. This is a story yet to be
told that audiences are ripe to receive. It’s half funded through
Telefilm Canada’s Micro-budget program." -- Maureen Bradley
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