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sissyboy

Sissyboy

ORIGINAL TITLE:
Sissyboy
USA / 2009 / 68 min
DIRECTOR:
Katie Turinski
Glitter, booze and cynical drag queens

SISSYBOY is a feature documentary about a troupe of drag artists from Portland, Oregon. Troupe founder Benjamin Porter describes Sissyboy’s creative process: “We get on stage to be the monsters that haunted us as we were growing up and the ones that still haunt us today.” Documentary filmmaker Katie Turinski follows Sissyboy on their last tour of Americas west coast.

Katie Turinski

Katie Turinski is an American editor and director. SISSYBOY is her first film.