Peridot is the story of Gabriel, a young male prostitute, working on Skid Row to send money to his mother back home. He forms the most unlikely friendship with Martha, an elderly woman and renowned author. The two become fiercely intertwined and find unconditional love in the process.
Peccadillo sits down with writer/director and actor, Shayne Pax, to discuss his solo debut, PERIDOT. We discuss his his journey to becoming a filmmaker as well as his interpretation of Gabriel, PERIDOT’s protagonist.
The Making Of
Writer/director Shayne Pax discusses the inspirations behind his latest film, talking through the different decisions that led to the creation of PERIDOT.