Kiki

Regular $14/ $10 Matinee
Member $10/ $5 Matinee

Genre

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Release Year

2016

Director

Sara Jordenö

Producer

Lori Cheatle | Annika Rogell

Country

Sweden, United States

Runtime

94 min

Opens May 6
One Week Only!
Part of our CELEBRATING PRIDE Series

In New York City, LGBTQ youth-of-color gather out on the Christopher Street Pier, practicing a performance-based artform, Ballroom, which was made famous in the early 1990s by Madonna’s music video VOGUE and the documentary PARIS IS BURNING.  Twenty-five years after these cultural touchstones, a new and very different generation of LGBTQ youth have formed an artistic activist subculture, named the Kiki Scene.

KIKI follows seven characters from the Kiki community over the course of four years, using their preparations and spectacular performances at events known as Kiki balls as a framing device while delving into their battles with homelessness, illness and prejudice as well as their gains towards political influence and the conquering of affirming gender-expressions.

Presented in Partnership with Out Montclair as a part of Montclair Pride 2022
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