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KELLY

a documentary by Felipe Frozza & Uli Decker

60 min. Germany/Italy, 2017

(subtitles available in English, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, French)

"Kelly" is a film about a person who lives in a foreign country and in a foreign body.

Teaser

Kelly is a Brazilian transgender person who found refuge in an Italian holiday village. While pursuing her childhood dream of becoming a singer and performer, she survives on prostitution and dreams of finding the love of her life with the help of Afro-Brazilian rituals. 

 

The film is a psychological portrait of a complex and contradictory person who reflects human hopes and dreams in an excessive way.

 

Directors: Felipe Frozza & Uli Decker

Production: Uli Decker & Felipe Frozza, ulises films

Camera: Uli Decker & Felipe Frozza

Editing: Felipe Frozza & Uli Decker

Sound Recording: Felipe Frozza

Sound Design: Ricarda Holztrattner

Music: Kelly Christine

 

CAST

Kelly Christine

Sabrina da Silva

Beatriz Braz Alvez

Pedro Oliveira

 

Duration: 60 Minutes

Genre: Documentary

Topic: Social, Gender, Sexuality

Press:

- Article by in the Italian film magazine "Sentieri Selvaggi" September 26th 2017:

http://www.sentieriselvaggi.it/perso2017-kelly-intervista-a-felipe-frozza-uli-decker-e-sabrina-da-silva/

Festivals:

FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DI CINEMA OMOSESSUALE, TRANSGENDER E QUESTIONING, Napoli, Italy, December 10-15th 2018

FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE GLBT - SANTO DOMINGO OUTFEST, November 29th-December 9th 2018

BENIN CITY FILM FESTIVAL, Benin, Nigeria,

November 14th-17th 2018

QUEERSICHT, LGBT-Filmfestival, Bern, November 8th-14th 2018

GENDER REEL, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Iowa, USA, October 20th- November 2nd 2018

TRANS STELLAR Film Festival, Detroit, Michigan, USA, September 22nd 2018

GLITTER, Oklahoma LGBTQ Film Festival, USA, July 25th-28th 2018

SUPERBALL Festival, PROGR, July 12th 2018, Bern, Switzerland

 

SEMI FINALIST, Shanghai Pride Film Festival, China, June 6th-17th 2018

SEMI FINALIST, San Mauro Torinense International Film Festival, Turino, May 2018.

"Boddinale" Berlin, February 21st 2018

Toronto International Independent Film Festival, Canada, January 2018

LA San Rafael Film Festival.

December 8th-10th, 2017

SEMI FINALIST, Caribbean Film Festival and Market (CFFM), Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas November 2-5, 2017

COLORS: Cinema + Diversidade 2017, Curitiba, Paraná, Brasil.

October 31st - November 4th 2017

HONORARY MENTION Jury Jovem

Perugia Social Film Festival, Italy. September 23rd - October 1st 2017

Mzansi Womens Film Festival. Johannesburg, South Africa, August 3rd-6th, 2017

AM Egypt Film Festival, August 2017

DIGO – Sexual Diversity and Gender International Film Festival, Goiás, Brazil - June 2017

Lisbon International Film Festival (Portugal) - BEST FEATURE DOCUMENTARY June 2017

"Kelly" participated at Story Doc 2012 in Athens and Leipzig