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Pariah (2007)

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A lesbian teenager unsuccessfully juggles multiple identities to avoid rejection from her friends and family. Mounting pressure from home, school, and within wears the line between her personas thin with explosive consequences.

Director:

Dee Rees

Writer:

Dee Rees
8 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Maine Anders Maine Anders ... Go Go Dancer
Chanté Lewis Chanté Lewis ... Mika's Friend
Sahra Mellesse ... Sharonda
Adepero Oduye ... Alike
Wendell Pierce ... Arthur
Pernell Walker ... Laura
DeWanda Wise ... Mika
Gameela Wright ... Audrey
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A lesbian teenager unsuccessfully juggles multiple identities to avoid rejection from her friends and family. Mounting pressure from home, school, and within wears the line between her personas thin with explosive consequences.

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Who Do You Become When You Can't Be Yourself?

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Short | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 April 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Parias See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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