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Port Authority

On the steps outside New York City’s dizzying central bus station, Port Authority, a girl named Wye vogues with her siblings. Paul, a young drifter, watches her, transfixed by her beauty. After he seeks her out, an intense love soon blossoms.

Also available in: Português

WHEN/WHERE:
NOV 14 – 5pm @ Cinesesc
NOV 18 – 3pm @ Cinesesc

DIRECTION: Danielle Lessovitz
COUNTRY: USA, France
YEAR: 2019
DURATION: 94′

CAST: Fionn Whitehead, Leyna Bloom, Mccaul Lombardi, Louisa Krause, Devon Carpenter, Christopher Quarles, Eddie Plaza, Taliek Jeqon
Screenplay: Danielle Lessovitz
Cinematography: Jomo Fray
Editing: Clemence Samson, Matthew C. Hart
Sound: Chris Foster, Gilles Benardeau, Patrick Southern
Music: Matthew Herbert
Production: Rodrigo Teixeira, Virginie Lacombe, Zachary Luke Kislevitz, Paris Kassidokostas-Latsis, Terry Dougas; RT Features, Sikelia Productions, Hercules & Rhea, Mubi Filmes, in association with Madeleine Films
Executive producers: Martin Scorsese, Emma Tillinger Koskoff, Sophie Mas, Lourenço Sant’ Anna, Jean-Luc De Fanti, Efe Cakarel, Bobby Allen, Lawrence “Snookie” Taylor, Rodrigo Gutierrez, Frédéric de Goldschmidt

SYNOPSIS: On the steps outside New York City’s dizzying central bus station, Port Authority, a girl named Wye vogues with her siblings. Paul, a young drifter, watches her, transfixed by her beauty. After he seeks her out, an intense love soon blossoms. Wye introduces him to the ballroom community, an underground LGBTQI+ subculture, and to her house, a self-selected chosen family. But when Paul realizes Wye is trans, he is forced to confront his feelings for her and the social forces that seek to rupture their bond. Official selection at Cannes.

AGE RATING: 18+

FILMOGRAPHY

2013 The Anatomy of Injury (curta)
2013 Neon Heartache (curta)
2012 The Earthquake (curta)
2009 Batteries (curta)
2008 The Fish (curta)
2008 Repetitive Acts (curta)

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