After the inconclusive death of his young niece, filmmaker Angelo Madsen Minax returns to his rural Michigan hometown prepared to make a film about a broken criminal justice system. Instead, he pivots to excavate the depths of generational addiction, Christian fervor, and his own transgenderism from female to male. The film explores the thin line between truth and fiction that runs through every family.
North by Current
Photo credit: REELINGFilmFestival.org
Angelo Madsen Minax works in film and video, sound and music, text, installation, and other media as well. His projects explore queer/trans intimacies, chosen/biological kinships, cosmic, natural,