October 15 and 16
Sun Oct 15 5:45PM | The New Orleans Advocate | Member $10 General $13
Mon Oct 16 4:00PM | The New Orleans Advocate | Member $7 General $10
Serbia, Montenegro | 2016 | 20 min | DIR: Ivan Bakrac (US Premiere)
Four women are torn between an undeniable desire to have a child and the freedom they think they know.
Lucia, Before and After
USA | 2016 | 13 min | DIR: Anu Valia
After traveling 200 miles, a young woman waits out Texas’s state-mandated 24-hour waiting period before her abortion can proceed.
Walk for Me
USA | 2016 | 12 min | DIR: Elegance Bratton
Set to make her Femme Queen debut as Hannah, a young woman’s two worlds collide when her mom shows up and discovers her daughter’s secret life.
Forest of Echoes
Austria | 2016 | 30 min | DIR: Luz Olivares Capelle
Games, lies, and rituals unfolding in circular fashion for three cousins who find a drowned young woman drifting in the water.
Community Partner: Maya Taylor Dance
Farewell to Flesh (Adeus à Carne)
Brazil | 2017 | 11 min | DIR: Julia Anquier
During Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, three girls revel in a drug-fueled street party until something goes awry.
USA | 2017 | 14 min | DIR: Faren Humes
The tenuous bond of an effeminate twelve-year-old and his conservative uncle is tested after the killing of a transgender woman in the small, rural town of Sanderson, Florida.