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THE BONY LADY
Thiago Zanato & Adriana Barbosa • U.S., Brazil, Mexico • 2018 • 20 min.
THE BONY LADY film

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.
 

SCREENWRITERS
Thiago Zanato
Adriana Barbosa
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Thiago Zanato
PRODUCER
Sebastián Aguirre
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT
Liz Saldoriga
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Jano Mejia
CAMERA ASSISTANT
Sandra Kaethner
SOUND DESIGN
Matraca Records
DIRECT SOUND
Mike Wolk Snyder
Lindsey Cordero
EDITING
Rodrigo Carneiro
ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK
Thiago Zanato
COLOR GRADING
Luisa Cavanagh

Produced by
Black Magic & En Caliente Films
AWARDS
Best Short Film, VICE en Español Award
Programa de Diversidad Sexual + FICM Morelia. Mexico (2018)

SELECTION
Fribourg International Film Festival. Switzerland (2018)
Psarokokalo, International Short Film Festival. Greece (2018)
Guanajuato International Film Festival. Mexico (2018)
Message to Man, International Film Festival. Russia (2018)
Queer Lisboa, International Film Festival. Portugal (2018)
Beijing International Short Film Festival. China (2018)
New Orleans Film Festival. U.S. (2018)
Curta Cinema, Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival. Brazil (2018)
Kasseler Dokfest. Germany (2018)
NewFest New York's LGBT Film Festival. U.S. (2018)
Panorama Internacional Coisa de Cinema. Brazil (2018)
SVA Film & Media FestivalU.S. (2018)
MixBrasil, International LGBTQ Film Festival. Brazil (2018)
El Lugar sin Límites, LGBT Film Festival. Ecuador (2018)