Bottom Line: The first episode is the best by far, but the series manages to stay entertaining enough throughout its short run (4 episodes) to keep you coming back.
It’s the first day at school and Jude wants to get his homosexuality off his chest. Meanwhile his ex-girlfriend Christa tries to get revenge on him, and the new kid Ben is getting used to the jocks bullying him.
Cast: Tyler Mann, Itay Gofman, Rachel Lenchner, Eden Mader, Lauren Soul, Riven Uchiwa, Adina Yoselevsky
Deviant Art Channel: First Period
Website: Tyler Mann – Deviant Art
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Sometimes the sheer number of cuts distracts from the scene. (Style 2.5)
The script is solid but there are some points where you can tell that the actors can “see” the camera. It adds to the quirkiness of the entire enterprise but it can distract from the immersion. (Storytelling 3)
Viewer discretion is advised, there are a lot of sexual references and a lot of vulgarity, if you are particularly sensitive to either you might want to take a pass on this one. However, if you can get past that you are in for a thoroughly entertaining series. (Watchability 3)