The Beauty President

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 5:00 PM to Sunday, March 21, 2021 6:59 AM
Film FestivalDocumentary Shorts Competition


Premiere Status: World Premiere
Runtime: 10
Language: English
Country: United States
Synopsis: In 1992, drag queen Joan Jett Blakk made a historic bid for the White House as an openly queer write-in candidate. Today, Terence Smith, the man behind the persona, reflects back on his place in gay rights history at the height of the AIDS crisis.
Cast: Terence Alan Smith
Director: Whitney Skauge,Executive Producer: Ben Proudfoot, Abby Lynn Kang Davis, Dawn O'Keeffe,Producer: Caley Shannon,Cinematographer: Haley Watson,Editor: Whitney Skauge,This film has not been rated.
Event Type
Film Screening Section
Documentary Shorts Competition
Film Screening Category
Documentary Short
Film Information
CONTACTS - Primary Contact: Whitney Skauge, Breakwater Studios -, , Publicity Contact: Caley Shannon -, 214-663-8285 ADDITIONAL CREW - Music: Khamani Hagood,Story Producer: Sarah Stewart, Post Producer: Elizabeth Brooke, Colorist: Stephen Derluguian, Re-Recording Mixer: Sean Higgins, Assistant Editor: Cody Wilson, Post Production Supervisor : Dillon Brown, Special Thanks: Craig ‘Cowboy’ Aines, Alex Austin, Bianca Collins, Grace Zahrah, Tiffany Gist, Gabe Godoi, Jeremy Lambert, Joey Lambert, Josh Rosenberg
Film Genre
BiographyDocumentaryHistoryLGBTQShort Film
Closed Captioned
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