Join us for a special benefit screening of Tangerine and Kauai with NXT LVL PDX!
Tangerine (2015): Transgender sex worker Sin-Dee Rella, who has just finished a 28-day prison sentence, meets her friend Alexandra, another trans sex worker, at a donut shop in Hollywood on Christmas Eve. Alexandra accidentally reveals that Sin-Dee's boyfriend and pimp Chester has been cheating on her with a cisgender woman. Sin-Dee storms out to search the neighborhood for Chester and the woman… Director - Sean Baker. Running time - 88 minutes.
KAUAI (2017): A short film about two best friends taking a trip together after severely disconnecting her family on KAUAI while also building a friendship that gives a new meaning to the tern CHOSEN FAMILY. A short film by Evan James Atwood. Running time - 26 minutes.
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Learn about NXT LVL’s work and hear from collective members. NXT LVL is a collective of womxn who throw parties and events to raise money and awareness for social justice via solidarity economy.
The organizations we are raising money and awareness for are:
Trans Lifeline with speaker Kerry Yamaucci
Portland Menstrual Society - speaker TBD
Please bring a new unopened package of tampons/pads/panty liners/etc for a NXT LVL PDX sticker or button! Donations are going to Portland Menstrual Society.
We will have a special edition screen printed poster (printed by Seizure Palace) and illustrated by Dana Paresa for sale at the screening along with our NXT LVL PDX Merch table!
This screening is part of the Hollywood Theatre's Feminist March programming. For more details, click here: https://hollywoodtheatre.org/programs/series/feminist-march/feminist-march-2018/