Part PARIS IS BURNING, part RuPaul’s Drag Race, and part Miss America;
THE QUEENS is a feature-length documentary that explores the transgender
subculture of competitive female impersonation. When the lights dim and
the curtains part, gasps can be heard in the audience - because the
queens in THE QUEENS never fail to mesmerize. They’re gorgeous,
mysterious, complicated, and infinitely entertaining.
secrets and the scandals inside the longest-running female impersonation
club in the nation, and behind the scenes of the most prestigious
transgender-centric beauty pageant in the nation, are equally
fascinating. The entertainers immersed in this community share the highs
and lows of their lives as they compete for the coveted crown.
Passes Accepted: Guest Pass and Member Guest Pass.