Wu Tsang. Wu Tsang impacted both the film and art worlds this year with Wildness, a politically questioning, playfully engaging portrait of the Los Angeles trans bar Silver Platter. The feature played MoMA's Documentary Fortnight, Hot Docs, SXSW and Outfest, while an installation version showed at the 2012 Whitney Biennial. —IndieWire
In its Five in Focus series, Outfest spotlights a quintet of exciting new talent behind the camera and on the big screen. The 2012 selections include: Alicia Luz Rodríguez (Actress, “Young & Wild”), Wu Tsang (Filmmaker, “Wildness”), Sally El Hosaini (Writer/Director, “My Brother the Devil”), Matthew Wilkas (Actor, “Gayby”) and Michael Marius Pessah (Cinematographer, “Joshua Tree, 1951: A Portrait of James Dean”).
OUTFEST Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Saturday, July 21, 2012
DGA 1 Theater