Queen of Lapa

Streaming June 19th – 30th
In Celebration of LBGTQ Pride Month

A proud transgender sex worker since the age of eleven, Luana Muniz, now fifty-nine, shapes a new reality in her “hostel” by housing a new generation of transgender sex workers in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Queen of Lapa explores the day-to-day lives, rivalries, and quests for love of sex workers, as Muniz guides them in a city full of hostility towards its LGBTQ community. In Portuguese with subtitles. (73 mins)

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“A fascinating piece of cinema verite” – Queer Guru

“A story of humanity, fragility, consciences, feelings, discoveries.” – Marie Claire