A young gay man grows increasingly entangled in the marriage of an older couple.

USA | 2018 | DCP | 11 min

Matthew Puccini is a filmmaker based in New York City. Lavender was recently acquired for distribution by Fox Searchlight and premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. His previous short film The Mess He Made premiered at SXSW and was a finalist for the Iris Prize. He is currently developing his first feature film.

Matthew Puccini
Matthew Puccini

Original title: Lavender
Director: Matthew Puccini
Photo: Brandon Roots
Edit: William C. Sullivan
Script: Matthew Puccini
Sound: Arjun G. Sheth
Cast: Michael Hsu Rosen, Michael Urie, Ken Barnett
Production design: Katie Fleming
Producer: Casey Bader, Tyler Rabinowitz, Corey Deckler

Contact: Tyler Rabinowitz
E-mail: tyler.rabinowitz(at)