Puerto Rico, 2013, 89 Minute Running Time
Sunday, July 27th, 4:20pm
The vibrant trans community in Puerto Rico is beautifully captured in Dan Sickles and Antonio Santini’s documentary Mala Mala. Featuring colorful and diverse subjects from sex workers, rights advocates, and a group of drag performers called The Doll House seeking fame, this investigative piece highlights the triumphs and pit falls of a community breaking into mainstream culture. A triumph of cinematography, Mala Mala creates a dreamy world of hot Latin nights combined with personal hopes, resulting in a mesmerizing experience.
DIRECTOR: Antonio Santini, Dan Sickles