Freaks of Nurture


Freaks of Nurture is an animated short about a neurotic mother-daughter relationship inspired by the filmmaker’s own unorthodox upbringing with her single-parent mom, who is also a foster parent and dog breeder. Self-deprecating and bursting with energy, the film reveals that no matter how grown-up we think we are, we never quite stop craving the love and support of a parent.

Directed by Alexandra Lemay - 2018 | 6 min

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Stop Motion
animated short, Alexandra Lemay, dog breeder, mother-daughter relationship, foster parent