With mostly favorable reviews on Letterboxd, IMDb, and Rotten Tomatoes, Egghead & Twinkie is loved by movie goers and critics alike! See below for a small selection of the film's press coverage so far. Last updated 5/6/2023.
"[Kambe Holland] sees her debut feature Egghead & Twinkie, a coming-of-ager about coming out of the closet, as sitting nicely alongside Jason Reitman’s Juno for a double feature." Posted 4/13/2023.
"Pacy and charming... A coming-out-slash-coming-of-age road movie, it’s an assured debut from its writer and director Sarah Kambe Holland. It should make stars of its leads too." Posted 4/12/2023.
"The film’s playful approach, with shades of Heartstopper and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, instantly charms on account of its uniquely stylized visuals and bold lesbian depiction." Posted 4/4/2023.
"More importantly, it’s a love story about finding yourself. Egghead & Twinkie is the eccentric, joyful, coming-of-age flick that’s reminiscent of the greats." Posted 4/3/2023.
"End your next queer film marathon with Egghead & Twinkie, the feature debut of director Sarah Kambe Holland... Jie-A-Fa positively fizzes with adorkable ‘baby queer’ energy." Posted 3/28/2023.
"To learn more about everyone’s new BFF’s Egghead and Twinkie, The Buckeye Flame spoke with filmmaker Sarah Kambe Holland about her experiences making her debut feature film." Posted 3/21/2023.
"Egghead & Twinkie is a joyous queer road-trip movie with some fast editing and more than its fair share of modern touches. It is sweet, uncomplicated and – at 87 minutes – perfectly brisk." Posted 3/20/2023.
"By mixing laugh-out-loud comedy with vibrant cinematography, animation, outstanding performances, and a discussion on cultural heritage, Egghead & Twinkie transcends simple labels." Posted 3/17/2023.
Writer / Director Sarah Kambe Holland discusses queer representation and her debut feature film, Egghead & Twinkie, ahead of its international premiere at the BFI Flare: London LGBTQIA+ Film Festival. Posted 3/16/2023.
"A grassroots campaign led to the expansion of director Sarah Kambe Holland’s 2019 short and that was money well spent since the result is such a sweet tween dramedy." Posted 2/27/2023.
"Indie filmmaker and director Sarah, 24, Florida, has been documenting the day-by-day highs and lows going into the making of her queer coming-of-age film Egghead & Twinkie." Posted 8/5/2021.
"The feature film was successfully funded... due to Egghead & Twinkie’s fame on TikTok. Their first video blew up on the platform, getting 1.2 million views when it was first released." Posted 3/23/2021.
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