Same Same

Format: Webseries, 12 x 8min Episodes
Producer / Director / Editor

Aviva, Emily, Yasmina are four twenty-something lesbians from very different backgrounds. Navigating life and love in Brooklyn is never a walk in the park. But when they meet through an iPhone app ‘SameSame’, the girls realize they have much more in common than they originally thought…

Web Series, 12 x 6min
Created by Lauren Augarten
Writers: Lauren Augarten, Stephanie Begg, April Maxey, Summer Czajak
Directors: Josh Mawer, Stephanie Begg, April Maxey, Lauren Augarten
Cinematographer: Steve Perrong

WATCH SEASON 1 HERE

The project was selected to attend Big Vision Empty Wallet‘s  “Diversity Kickstarter Lab” to learn about distribution and meet with potential distributors.

Sold to streamer Revry and also released on popular youtube channel One More Lesbian the series has a bit over 3.6million views.

Now in post production on season 1, this web series began as a pilot in 2013. Winning awards and developing a growing fanbase online, we crowdfunded to finish the series in 2016 and shot eleven more episodes as spring hit New York. First called ‘Scissr’, we’re now calling it SAME SAME. Along with Creator Lauren Augarten, Josh Mawer and Sumer Cejak, I directed several episodes.

 The project was selected to attend Big Vision Empty Wallet‘s  “Diversity Kickstarter Lab” to learn about distribution nowadays and meet with potential distributors.

It’s got some press around it now, with write-ups in The Huffington Post and Curve Magazine, and won it’s category at the New Media Film Festival Los Angeles 2014.

FESTIVALS

Winner
LGBT
NEW MEDIA FILM FESTIVAL
Los Angeles 2014

Official Selection
NEWFEST
New York’s LGBT Film Festival 2016

Official Selection
NEW MEDIA FILM FESTIVAL
Los Angeles 2014

Official Selection
STiFF
Seattle TRANSMEDIA & Independant FILM Festival 2016

Official Selection
BROOKLYN WEB FESTIVAL
New York 2015

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