Featuring a post-screening Q&A with award-winning Western Sydney based writer/director Vonne Patiag and lead actors Marcus Rivera and Ala Paredes
A young Filipino boy in Western Sydney gets an enchanting crash-course in his homeland culture when his uncle reveals himself to be a cross-dresser in the Bakla (a man who has feminine mannerisms, dresses as a ‘sexy’ woman, or identifies as a woman) tradition.
Starring Marcus Rivera, Ala Paredes and introducing young local actor Callan Young, this inspiring film is a celebration of the Filipino culture of Blacktown.
Language: Tagalog and English with English subtitles
Classification: Ages 15+ unless accompanied by a parent or guardian
TOMGIRL will screen with Vonne Patiag’s award-winning short film WINDOW
A young dormant man in suburbia develops a fascination with his neighbour that reignites a long forgotten desire.
Dates & Times:
Thursday 19 April 2018 at 7:30pm