THE BONY LADY

LA FLACA

By Adriana BARBOSA, Thiago ZANATO

EN CALIENTE FILMS - as PROD

LGBT - Completed 2018

A short documentary about Arely Vazquez, a Mexican transgender woman and leader of the Santa Muerte cult in Queens, NY.

Festivals
& Awards

Fribourg International Film Festival 2018
Official Competition
Guanajuato International Film Festival 2018
Official Competition
Queer Lisboa 2018
Official Competition
Message to Man - International Film Festival 2018
Official Competition
New Orleans International Film Festival 2018
Official Competition
NewFest - New York LGBT Film Festival 2018
Official Competition
Programa Diversidad Sexual + Morelia 2018
Best short film for "Vice en Español"
Curta Cinema - International Short Film Festival of RIo de Janeiro 2018
Panorama Latinoamericano
    • Year of production
    • 2018
    • Genres
    • LGBT, Biography, Documentary
    • Countries
    • USA, BRAZIL, MEXICO
    • Languages
    • SPANISH, ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 10 - 25 M$
    • Duration
    • 20 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Adriana BARBOSA, Thiago ZANATO
    • Writer(s)
    • Adriana BARBOSA, Thiago ZANATO
    • Producer(s)
    • Thiago ZANATO (EN CALIENTE FILMS)
    • Synopsis
    • Arely Vazquez is a Mexican transgender woman leader of the Saint Death Cult living in Queens, New York. During her yearly celebration to "La Flaca" (The Bony Lady), as she likes to call her, Arely faces a lot of challenges to fulfill a promise she made ten years ago.
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