Shorts: Behind the Scenes
Sun Nov 15, 19:30
Film, Online, £7.5 / £1 con
3 creative documentaries shine a light on the humans behind the POC scene royalty worshipped when on stage: on fears, doubts, insecurities, and all of them overcome on the stage. This will be followed by a beautiful discussion about the experiences of Black performers, exploring mental health and self-image.
SEX SIRENS | dirs. Max Kutschenreuter, Poppy Sanchez | Netherlands 2019 | 26'
Meet the ballroom stars competing in the sex siren category in a Dutch ball in this backstage pass into what makes desire.
HARD RAIN | dir. Hannah Berry George | UK 2019 | 5'
An experimental telling of the interior struggles of NYC drag performer Blackie O.
BLACK VELVET | dir. Mimi Koku | UK 2020 | 27'
A look inside vital cabaret collective The Cocoa Butter Club and its founder Sadie Sinner the Songbird. A celebration of Black and brown performers being centre stage.
Access to this event is included in the Sunday Closing Day Pass which is available at a Pay What You Can, General Admission and Fringe! Donation price level.