About

A group of New Yorkers caught up in their romantic/sexual milieu converge at Shortbus, an underground Brooklyn salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality, and loosely inspired by various underground NYC gatherings that took place in the early 2000s. Here, gay couple Jamie (PJ DeBoy) and James (Paul Dawson) meet Ceth (Jay Brannan), a young ex-model and aspiring singer.

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Directed by

John Cameron Mitchell

Written by

John Cameron Mitchell (Screenplay)

Runtime

101 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Open Your Mind. And Everything Else.

Cast

Keywords

orgasm group sex new york city eroticism bdsm transsexuality swinger club male homosexuality lgbt suicide attempt dominatrix free love sex therapy polyamory gay gay theme

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