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"I Put the Bi in Bitter" – Webseries

Created by Marin Lepore

Watch on Youtube:
Season 1
 • Season 2 • 
Season 3


"I Put the Bi in Bitter" is a cute and lighthearted comedy that follows a bisexual teenager and her lesbian BFF as they navigate high school, deal with friendship and crushes, and survive all the other awkward moments and shenanigans that come from being young.


It’s created by a majority female, POC, and LGBT cast and crew.

Now distributed on Tello Films, and Lady Filmmakers!


Rhema Srihartiti, Rhianna DeVries, Evangelina Kisa, Hannah Marie Pederson, Coleman Stewart, Tracy Medberry, Joshua Hunt, Izrael Lopez, Anna Eppe, Pam Renall, Kasey Lohman, Kristy Gotham, Brian McGee, Nini Lepore, Dannah Elizabeth, Kelley Zincone


Director • Marin Lepore

Producer, Assistant Director • Kelley Zincone
Director of Photography • Gabriela Toth, Alex Killian

Production Design • Dannah Elizabeth

Gaffer • Alex Killian, Miguel Ontiveros

Assistant Camera • Ondreia Pedraza

Grip & Electric • Miguel Ontiveros, JP Montoulieu

Sound Mixer • Diana Flood, Madison Verhulst

Boom Op • Madison Verhulst, Diana Flood, Noori Dua

Art Assistant • Emmy Platt, Nini Lepore

Production Assistant • Joshua Hunt

Editor, Visual Effects • Alex Killian

Original Title Music/Score • Lambia

If you'd like to organize a screening event for your school, GSA, etc​., please do! Our team is even happy to call in and be a part of a discussion, just reach out. Let's promote love, education, and positivity.

Screenings / Awards

Horsetooth International Film Festival.   Fort Collins, CO –9/11/2021

Colorado Short Circuit Film Festival.   Colorado Springs, CO – 3/26-28/2021

Colorado Dragon Film Festival.   Denver, CO – 3/04-07/2021

Flickfair On Demand Film Festival.   – 3/2021

Rad Drag Drive In - Aurora Pride.   Aurora, CO – 11/14/2020

Horsetooth Intl. Film Festival.   Fort Collins, CO – 9/10/2020
Awards: Women in Film & Media Colorado Content Creator Award

SeriesFest.   Denver, CO – 6/14-24/2020

ClexaCon Film Festival.   Las Vegas, NV – 5/10-17/2020

Colorado Short Circuit Film Festival.   Colorado Springs, CO – 2/29/2020
Awards: Women in Film Award

Colorado Dragon Film Festival.   Denver, CO – 2/23/2020

PFLAG Screening + Q&A Event.   Fort Collins, CO – 10/12/2019 (more details)

​Stamped LGBT Film Festival.   Pensacola, FL – 08/25/2019​

Out Film CT - Connecticut LGBTQ Film Festival.   Hartford, CT – 6/01/2019

Colorado Independent Women of Film Festival.   Denver, CO – 5/11/2019

ClexaCon Film Festival.   Las Vegas, NV – 4/13/2019

University of Hawaii, LGBTQ+ Center (Public Screening).   Hilo, HI – 4/02/2019

Colorado Short Circuit Film Festival.   Colorado Springs, CO – 3/30/2019
Awards: Best Comedy, and Best Screenwriting

Colorado Dragon Film Festival.   Denver, CO – 3/03/2019

EFPalooza Film Festival.   Denver, CO – 2/21/2019

Press Articles & Other Features

"CU student's series being shown at Dragon Boat Film Festival"   By 9News Denver – 3/05/2021

"Filmmaker and Activist, Marin Lepore"   By The Wellness Project with Des – 11/12/2020

"I Put the Bi in Bitter is a Light-Hearted Portrayal of LGBTQ Teen Experiences"   By Tagg Magazine – 10/22/2020

"SeriesFest Sets 2020 Indie Pilots Lineup"   By IndieWire – 5/21/2020

"TOP TEN Webseries I Watched in 2019" 4:03-5:34.   By Alex Weathersby – 01/13/2020

"Meet Trailblazer Marin Lepore"   By Voyage Denver – 11/04/2019

"I Put the Bi in Bitter"   By LezWatch.TV – 5/26/2019

"Meet the Filmmaker: Marin Lepore"   By Colorado Independent Women of Film – 4/26/2019

"Web Series Wednesday – I Put The Bi In Bitter"   By Starry Mag – 4/23/2019

"I Put the Bi in Bitter"   By The Sentinel – 03/26/2019

"Fangirl Freakouts: I Put the Bi in Bitter"   By Kleffnotes – 3/14/2019

"Meet the Filmmaker: Marin Lepore"   By The Emerging Filmmakers Project – 2/07/2019

"TOP TEN Webseries I Watched in 2018" 12:35-13:49.   By Alex Weathersby – 12/30/2018

"A Q&A with Marin Lepore"   By See Your Story – 12/11/2018

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