Princess Cyd (New: DVD)
PRINCESS CYD follows 16-year-old athlete Cyd Loughlin (Jessie Pinnick) while visiting her novelist aunt (Rebecca Spence) in Chicago over the summer. Eager to escape life with her depressive single father, Cyd falls for a girl in the neighborhood, while she and her aunt gently challenge each other in the realms of sex and spirit.
[Director] Stephen Cone renders his deeply human characters so precisely, its as if they stepped right off the screen and into your living room. --Indiewire.com
An endearing, full-hearted comedy of self-discovery. --The Village Voice
[Cone] shows greater interest in the places where we are like each other, all while celebrating what makes us different. --The Film Stage