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Shorts: Family Dynamics
Digital Screening Room Fri, May 14, 2021 12:00 AM - Thu, May 27, 2021 11:59 PM

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Whether they’re the ones we choose, or those we don’t, families are always complicated.

Virtual Available In:USA
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00 (+ $2 online fee)
Members:$10.00 (no online fee)
Film Info
Premiere Status:North American Premiere
Festival Programs:Shorts
Minnesota Made
Women & Film
Release Year:2020
Runtime:14 min
Director:Atlas O. Phoenix
Screenwriter:Atlas O. Phoenix
Editor:Atlas O. Phoenix
Principal Cast:Atlas O. Phoenix


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The autobiographical story of trans-masculine, disabled, nonbinary, award-winning filmmaker, Atlas O. Phoenix (formerly Ayesha Adu,) as they revisit a physically abusive night with their parents.

Director Biography

Atlas O. PhoenixAtlas O. Phoenix (formerly Ayesha Adu), they/them/theirs, is an award-winning director, writer, producer, actor, and editor who creates compelling, provocative film work. Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, their previous artistic work has been about the darkness of human nature, child abuse, and familial dysfunction.

Atlas’ work has been screened at multiple film festivals, Intermedia Arts, online, and MNTV.

Screening as a part of Shorts: Family Dynamics