In the hybrid documentary You Were My First Boyfriend, filmmaker Cecilia Aldarondo embarks on a quest to reconcile her tortured teen years. She revisits some of her most formative and cringeworthy childhood experiences by tracking down old crushes and reenacting visceral memories of youthful humiliation and desire — ultimately finding a path to self-acceptance.
HBO Documentary Films presents You Were My First Boyfriend. Director, writer, and producer, Cecilia Aldarondo; co-director, writer, and editor, Sarah Enid Hagey; producer, Ines Hofmann Kanna; editor, Shannon Kennedy. For HBO: executive producers, Nancy Abraham, Lisa Heller, and Sara Rodriguez; coordinating producer, Anna Klein.