SOCKS ON FIRE
Old family wounds are opened as the filmmaker's once beloved aunt, now a religious homophobe, endeavors to cast out her gay, drag-queen brother from the family.
93 min | Feature | English | USA | Los Angeles Premiere
Will include a pre-show drag performance emceed by director Bo McGuire and feature drag queens Meatball, BIQTCH PUDDIN’, and Vander Van Odd!
When the matriarch of a large Southern family passes away with no will in place, the family is torn apart by a bitter battle over her estate. Old family wounds are opened as the filmmaker’s once beloved aunt, now a religious homophobe, endeavors to cast out her gay, drag-queen brother from the family. Filled with Southern lyricism, and cinematic beauty, this Tribeca prize winning film is an intimate family portrait of growing up queer in the South.
** Live performance elements are subject to change as Los Angeles COVID protocols evolve.
Director: Bo McGuire
Writer: Bo McGuire & Max Allman
Producer: Tatiana Bears, Amy Dotson
Executive Producer: Julie Goldman, Christopher Clements, Carolyn Hepburn, Jenifer Westphal, Joe Plummer, Ken Pelletier
Cast: Odessa Young, Chuck Duck, Carron Clark, Michael Patrick Nicholson