GET REEL: Film Series: Tangerine
Shot entirely on three iPhones, this comedy-drama follows a transgender sex worker named Sin-Dee Rellla (Kitana Kiki Rodriguez) who discovers her boyfriend and pimp has been cheating on her. Written and directed by Sean Baker (The Florida Project) and writing partner Chris Bergoch, Tangerine premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015.
USA. 2015. English. 128 min. Color. R. Magnolia Pictures.
About GET REEL: This summer, Bryan Rindfuss curates four films in which appearance and gender identity play defining roles. Rindfuss is a photographer, writer, and editor who began working with the San Antonio Current in 2009. In 2015, he was named Editor-in-Chief of Out In SA, an LGBTQ+ lifestyle publication under the umbrella of Euclid Media. Rindfuss’ photographs have appeared in publications such as Nylon, Interview, Harper’s Bazaar, The London Independent, and The Washington Post.