Kokomo City

A passionate portrait of four black trans* sex workers in New York and Georgia. The protagonists discuss their lives with relish but without idealizing them. The conversations that emerge are deep and funny reflections on socio-political realities as well as insightful analyzes of belonging within the black community and beyond. Captivating shots in black and white, accompanied by a well-kept soundtrack. This vibrant portrait showcases provocative narratives that challenge white and cis-heteronormative stigma.

D. Smith