Alaska is a Drag

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In her enchanting feature debut writer/director Shaz Bennett spares no punches in showing how brutal and isolated Alaska can be especially if you are anything different than the norm. Leo (newcomer Martin L. Washington Jr.) is just that and more. He may work gutting fish in a Cannery by day,  but at night this black gay … Continue reading

Cherry Pop

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  Cherry Pop is small town shabby gay bar that looks like it probably has never seen better days.  However it is home for the small coterie of drag queens who perform there nightly even though it looks they out number the audience at the best of times.  Every night this band of performers are … Continue reading

Dragged :The Film

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New York based Danish filmmaker Christopher Birk’s affectionate but somewhat meandering documentary takes a look at the lives of a coterie of assorted New York drag queens that focuses mainly on their particular journeys to get them performing in the not-always-bright-lights in backstreet bars and clubs.  As they share the stories of their struggles (and … Continue reading

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