Kate Can’t Swim

Kate Can’t Swim

Director: Josh Helman
Running Time: 85 minutes
Location: USA
DCFF SCreening: 2017


Kate is almost thirty, almost engaged, almost settled in her career as a writer—but is deeply dissatisfied. When her best friend Em returns from Paris with a surprising new lover in tow, Kate and her boyfriend Pete spend a weekend upstate with the new couple. Encountering new personalities, old promises and sexual fluidity, Kate must decide to stay on her current path or burn it down to forge a new one.

Screening History & Awards

Slamdance (Jury Special Mention), Brooklyn (Best Actor), Omaha and Arizona International Film Festivals

DCFF Screening Information

Saturday, August 26th, 7:15pm

Emily loves movies and Tacoma. Thus, the Destiny City Film Festival was born in 2013 and has been going strong ever since!