Facing a sex obsessed culture, a mountain of stereotypes and misconceptions, and a lack of social or scientific research, asexuals – people who experience no sexual attraction – struggle to claim their identity.
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The human condition is a spectrum, thus I have no reason not to believe in asexuality as a genuine identity. That said, this film seemed conflicted. Is it a movie about asexuality or about David Jay, who, incidentally seemed to backpedal in the end? It's one thing to grow into/out of a way of being, to shift gears, to evolve or reevaluate, but his near tears suggested something else. Also Dan Savage is a jerk.