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In a Heartbeat (2017)

A boy has a crush on another boy and he is too shy to confess, but his heart is not so reticent.
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Nick Ainsworth ... Various (voice) (as Nicholas J. Ainsworth)
Kelly Donohue ... Various (voice)
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A shy, middle school boy who struggles coming to terms with being gay, Sherwin, and the most popular boy in school, Jonathan. When their paths cross one day, Sherwin's heart pop's out of his chest to chase after the boy of his dreams. Now, Sherwin must chase after his own heart before it reveals his feelings towards Jonathan, and humiliating him in front of the entire school. Written by broccolicrowe

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1 August 2017 | by carly_hopeSee all my reviews

This is such a simple yet wonderful piece of art.

Without words and in adorable style it speaks of love and fear and pain and confusion and hiding and being exposed. It is so easy to empathize with the boy and his traitorous heart. We have all been there at one time or the other. Exposed. Vulnerable. Wishing to turn back time. To unsay words already said.

The story itself is simple and straightforward and it grips your heart and won't let it go as you smile through the tears streaming down your face. Because this little piece of color and music and movement is pure emotion.


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