On the eve of her thirteenth birthday, Esther Weary must come to terms with the realities of becoming a woman through her clueless grandfather and his pet pug. Life Doesn’t Frighten Me is a coming-of-age comedy about a young woman’s exploration of ugliness and beauty.
Screening in Shorts Program: Worst Day EverComedy
About the Director(s)
STEPHEN DUNN is from St. John’s, Newfoundland, and graduated from Ryerson University. He was the youngest filmmaker ever selected to the Toronto International Film Festival Talent Lab, where he won two emerging filmmaker awards for Swallowed. He is currently developing his first feature, Closet Monster, at the Canadian Film Centre in Toronto.
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