• They Call Me. Zef

    8 monthes ago - By Nowness

    They Call Me... Zef Director Jessica Barclay Lawton follows Zef Valdes, a 21-year-old genderqueer environmental practices student, in an intimate portrait of her life in Cairns, Australia. Lawton's aim-as she describes-was to show “a slice of Australian culture that doesn't make it into the brochures.” In this stylized documentary, Lawton captures the various facets of Valdes's public and personal life through her gregarious conversations with customers at the topless bar she works at and tender profiles with partners and friends. “This film is an unfiltered snapshot of our desire for...
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