Queen of Lapa
  • Year2019
  • Duration73 min

A proud trangender sex worker since the age of eleven, Luana Muniz, now fifty-nine, shapes a new reality in her “hostel” by housing a new generation of trans sex workers in Rio de Janeiro. Queen of Lapa, explores the sex workers’ lives, rivalries, quests for love as Muniz’s guides them in a city that’s a dangerous home for it’s LGBTQ community.

  • Director(s): Theodore Collatos, Carolina Monnerat
  • Producer(s): Theodore Collatos, Carolina Monnerat, Matt Grady, Fuller Todd, Josh Crane
  • Country: Brazil, USA
  • Language: Portuguese
  • Premiere status: International Premiere

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