Hima B.

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ent-homo-philia

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ent-homo-philia

10 minutes; 2003; USA; fiction; digital video; color; sound
Writer, Producer, Director, & Camera: Hima B.
Featuring: Poinciana Williams and Rochelle Borquez
Editor: Cheree Dillon

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Described as “queering Kafka,” this film is a dark metaphor for internalized homophobia. Parallels between insect behavior and the main character’s mating ritual are made as a beetle-woman unsuspectingly participates in her mate’s metamorphosis.