Dedalus is a fictional triptych portraying community, love and loss.
In rural Iowa, a grocery cashier watches helplessly as classmates conceal their act of sexual violence against his teenaged step-sister.
In another story, a hustler sells his body for food, shelter and intimacy during a harsh winter in New York City. A young woman takes him in, but nothing satiates his unrequited love for an older gay client.
In the third story, mortality compels a father to leave his home in Los Angeles and move in with his daughter.
Director Jonah Greenstein’s gorgeously shot new feature debut laces loneliness with beauty to create a film of startling cinematic intimacy.