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Glitterboys & Ganglands in official competition at the Atlanta Film Festival

Glitterboys & Ganglands, the documentary I directed on Cape Town’s biggest female impersonation beauty pageant won Best LGBT Film at the San Diego Black Film Festival and now it’s in competition at the 36th Atlanta Film Festival 365.

The Atlanta Film Festival takes place from March 23rd to April 1st and Glitterboys & Ganglands will be screening on Thursday, March 29, 9:30pm at Landmark 8.

Here’s the trailer:

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(Huge thanks again to everyone who helped make this documentary possible, including the organisers of Miss Gay Western Cape, the contestants who invited us into their lives, Exec producers Okuhle and the fantastic crew, DOP Nick van der Westhuizen, editor Izette Mostert, assistant editor Dene McLeod, assistant director/production manager William Patterson, Barry Donnelly, Matthys Pretorius, Joy Sapieka, and especially my husband and producer, Matthew Brown at Sea Monster. 


Recent comments:

  • <a href="" rel="nofollow">Cat Hellisen</a>
    Cat Hellisen
    March 13th, 2012 @12:15 #

    Wow what fantastic news! Congratulations.


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