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Grind: The Movie, Starring Anthony Rapp, Will Stream Online

Derek Gregor and Selda Sahin provide songs for the new short film.

Anthony Rapp will perform at 54 Below for the soundtrack release party of Grind: The Movie on September 1.
Anthony Rapp stars in the new short musical film Grind: The Movie.
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The award-winning short musical film Grind: The Movie, written and directed by Zachary Halley and featuring music by Derek Gregor and lyrics by Selda Sahin, will be available for streaming beginning October 1 at A soundtrack EP is available now from Yellow Sound Label.

Grind: The Movie stars Anthony Rapp (If/Then), Claire Coffee, Pasha Pellosie, Jennifer Babiak, Adam Halpin, Celia Au, Trey Gerrald, Danny Blu,​ Drew Brody , Jonathan Chang​, Ravi Roth, and Matt Shingledecker.

Winner of "Best LGBT Film" from NYC Downtown Shorts Film Festival, Grind: The Movie takes a sexy and artistic look at the ways we connect in today's multi-screened hook-up culture and asks, "Do you really know whom you're talking to?" It's a musical journey of love and connection in an era that defines us by the people we pretend to be.