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The Beauty PresidentSan Francisco, California
In 1992, at the height of the AIDS pandemic, activist Terence Alan Smith made a historic bid for president of the United States as his drag queen persona Joan Jett Blakk. Today, Smith reflects back on his seminal civil rights campaign and its place in American history.
Presented by Breakwater Studios, Hillman Grad Productions, LA Times Studios
Winner of the Mountainfilm Women In Film Award, Outfest Special Programming Award: Freedom, and Emerging Black LBGTQ Award at NewFest