Saturday, October 23
Location: Clairidge Cinema 1Add to Google Calendar
THIS FILM WILL SCREEN FOR BOTH IN-PERSON + VIRTUAL AUDIENCES
When Michael’s ballet career did not turn out as planned he finds refuge and liberation by assuming an alter ego: a sparkly turban-wearing, Russian ballet instructor named Madame Olga. By slipping into this mysterious character, Michael discovers a way to both embrace himself as an artist and reconcile with the pain from his past.
Q&A with director Emily Schuman and subject Michael Cusumano to follow.
Playing in OUT SHORTS.
Michael Cusumano, Madame Olga