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Project of the Day: Men Strut their Stuff in 'Big Gay Love'

By Indiewire | Indiewire February 20, 2013 at 6:23PM

Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite.
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Big Gay Love

Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite.

In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the comments.
 
"Big Gay Love"
 
Tweetable Logline:
 
Big Gay Love is a comedy about a chubby gay man who overcomes discrimination based on his looks to find love on his own terms!
 
Elevator Pitch:
 
Big Gay Love explores the devastating effect of our physique-obsessed culture. Bob appears to have it all – a great job and fabulous friends. His success hasn’t come without a price for Bob is the chubby gay man everyone adores, but nobody desires. When true love finds Bob, he doubts if the relationship could be real for his years of living in insecurity has gotten the best of him. Big Gay Love is a love letter for everyone who’s ever wanted to be accepted for themselves regardless of their color, shape, or size.
 
Production Team:
 

Director: Ringo Le
Producers: Quentin Lee, Marisa Thu Le, Ringo Le
Executive Producers: Nicholas Brendon, Jonathan Lisecki
Director of Photography: Len Borruso
Editor: Augie Robles

About the Production:
 
“Big Gay Love departs from standard gay movies with the stereotypical West Hollywood boys,” says Ringo Le, writer/director of Big Gay Love. “Big Gay Love is a comedy about and for the rest of us. 
 
"People like me don’t usually get to play the lead in a romantic comedy,” says Jonathan Lisecki whose Gayby was nominated for Best First Screenplay at the Spirit Awards 2013. “I am proud to be part of the Big Gay Love family.”
 
Current Status:
 
Post-production
 
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