PLEASE HOLD (2016)

PLEASE HOLD (2016)

Fearing he may have HIV after the condom breaks during sex with a stranger, a young gay Asian American unexpectedly befriends the condom company's customer service rep over the phone as he waits for his HIV test results.

Written/Directed by:
Jerell Rosales

Starring:
Mike Ball, Ben Warner

Produced by:
Aaron Edmonds, Travis Marshall

Cinematography by:
Matt Maio

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS

2016 - Denver Film Festival
2017 - Athens International Film and Video Festival
2017 - Newport Beach Film Festival

2017 -  Riverside International Film Festival

2017 -  Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
2017 -  Asians On Film Festival
2017 - Outfest Los Angeles
2017 - Asian American International Film Festival
2017 - Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival
2017 - San Antonio Film Festival
2017 - Hollyshorts Film Festival
2017 - Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
2017 - Orlando Film Festival
2017 - NewFest: New York’s LGBT Film Festival
2017 - Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
2017 - Holebifilmfestival (Belgium)*

AWARDS

WINNER: BRONZE AWARD
2017 Los Angeles Film Review Independent Film Awards

THE DELIA SALVI MEMORIAL AWARD
For Excellence in Directing Actors