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Projects

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Documentary

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Your Mother’s Comfort // Aconchego da tua Mãe 

(Work in progress)

With the impending election of an extreme-right wing president in Brazil, trans activist and politician Indianara Siqueira fights to defend the LGBT homeless shelter she founded called CasaNem. As the residents of CasaNem face eviction, Indianara runs for office, occupies a Brazilian heritage site and mobilizes her community to protest in the streets, all in her struggle to save them.

With the impending election of an extreme-right wing president in Brazil, trans activist and politician Indianara Siqueira fights to defend the LGBT homeless shelter she founded called CasaNem. As the residents of CasaNem face eviction, Indianara runs for office, occupies a Brazilian heritage site and mobilizes her community to protest in the streets, all in her struggle to save them.

Summer Within // State Dinto

(Work in progress)

An autobiographical film about Summer Minerva, an Italian American transfeminine artist discovering ancient traditions of transgender people in the land of her ancestry.

An autobiographical film about Summer Minerva, an Italian American transfeminine artist discovering ancient traditions of transgender people in the land of her ancestry.

Skin // Pele

(2017)

Dandara Zainabo has a scar around her belly button from eating bricks as a young child. Today, she is a 19 year old trans activist living on the streets of Rio de Janeiro. This experimental portraiture seeks to preserve the spirit of this mighty woman as both powerful and precarious.

Dandara Zainabo has a scar around her belly button from eating bricks as a young child. Today, she is a 19 year old trans activist living on the streets of Rio de Janeiro. This experimental portraiture seeks to preserve the spirit of this mighty woman as both powerful and precarious.

The Generations Project

Intergenerational LGBTQ storytelling project and media archive..

Intergenerational LGBTQ storytelling project and media archive..

Love Letters to Zionists // מכתבי אהבה לציונים

(2014-2015)

A community storytelling project centered around curated love letters from Jews who challenge Zionism to a beloved Zionist in their life.

A community storytelling project centered around curated love letters from Jews who challenge Zionism to a beloved Zionist in their life.

Sisters of the Wicked Wig

(2014)

Feature documenting the explosion of drag culture in Brooklyn, New York, starting with the first annual “Bushwig” drag festival in the summer of 2012.

Feature documenting the explosion of drag culture in Brooklyn, New York, starting with the first annual “Bushwig” drag festival in the summer of 2012.