This is the full program for the FemmePower TV Premiere: Queerantine Vol 1! A stellar program of award-winning and underground queer films hosted by Mx. Heather María and Evie Snax with a brilliant bevy of filmmakers and special guests!
♥ FQ Chronicles; a comedic webseries about the lives of four black trans women as they navigate love, life, trade, and ki-king in the city of Detroit; created by black trans women themselves, including Ahya Simone and Paige Wood (Supported by Trans Sistas of Color Project-Detroit and Sundance Institute)
♥ Reclamation; White people have left Earth en masse for Mars, leaving behind Indigenous people who are reclaiming their territories and healing their planet; from Toronto-based Thirza Cuthand, foundational experimental, queer filmmaker whose work explores sexuality, madness, queer identity and love, and Indigeneity.
♥ Mercy Mistress; Mistress Yin, a Chinese American New York City Dominatrix, curates the fantasies of others and heals trauma with pain, while contending with the realities of immigrant family life; Written by Yin Q, Starring Poppy Liu, Director/Editor Amanda Madden.
♥ PAISA; an immersive fever dream that celebrates the beauty of queer brown sensuality, body positivity and individuality; Based on a concept by LA-based, non-binary Latinx musician, Dorian Wood (Creative Capital Award 2020), Directed by Graham Kolbeins and Dorian Wood
♥ Mouth Wide Open; a routine trip to the dentist becomes a surreal and sexy femme fantasy; created by Siobhan Aluvalot, an SF-based experiemental filmmaker, DJ, and member of the infamous STUD queer bar collective; Starring Shawna Shawnté and Fanciulla Gentile with Stevie Anntonym
♥ AIDS Diva: The Legend of Connie Norman; a sneak peek from the forthcoming feature documentary about trans and ACT-UP activist, Connie Norman, an ACT UP/LA spokesperson and self-appointed “AIDS DIVA” in early 90’s Los Angeles; directed by Dante Alencastre.
♥ Flu$h; the online premiere of FemmePower Productions’ first film about a group of queer hustlers in Brooklyn and a domination session that goes awry; Actor/Writer/Director, Heather María Ács.