“One of the best short films at the recent Outfest Film Festival in Los Angeles was North Star, written and directed by P.J. Palmer. Within the running time of 30 minutes, this short film is deeply moving and incredibly thought-provoking.
North Star tells the story of James (actor Colman Domingo) a rural rancher whose husband Craig (Malcolm Gets) is dying of debilitating ailments not specifically defined yet undeniably causing his significant physical deterioration. As North Star progresses, it becomes readily apparent that Craig’s illness has depleted the couple’s resources yet their love is palpable and James’s tender, steadfast care for his husband is evident in ways big and small…”