Do I Qualify for Love?

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

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

Access
Watch From:USA
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00 (+ $2 online fee)
Members:$10.00 (no online fee)
Film Info
Premiere Status:North American Premiere
Programs:Shorts
Minnesota Made
Women & Film
Release Year:2020
Runtime:14 min
Country/Region:USA
Language:English
Cast/Crew
Director:Atlas O. Phoenix
Screenwriter:Atlas O. Phoenix
Editor:Atlas O. Phoenix
Principal Cast:Atlas O. Phoenix

Description

Best of Fest Encores

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