“In a Heartbeat” – Animated Short Film by Beth David and Esteban Bravo
A closeted boy runs the risk of being outed by his own heart after it pops out of his chest to chase down the boy of his dreams.
“In a Heartbeat” – the gay animated short film that we’ve all been waiting for — is finally here and people are loving it!
The four minute film follows “a closeted boy who runs the risk of being outed by his own heart after it pops out of his chest to chase down the boy of his dreams.”
When the heart finally gets to the crush, it breaks. You’re just going to have to watch to find out what happens next!
“Being gay is a subject that hasn’t been wildly explored in computer animation,” the animators Beth David and Esteban Bravo explained. “Nine out of ten LGBT youths have reported instances of bullying based on their orientations and identities in the past year.”