SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9
7PM: Social hour / 8PM: Screening
Dyke Delicious at Chicago Filmmakers is proud to present Stranger Inside as part of our 16th season. The event will begin with a social hour starting at 7:00pm with the screening at 8:00pm.
Cheryl Dunye’s second feature is the story of Treasure Lee (Yolanda Ross), a young African American woman who has moved out of “juvenile” prison to the State Pen in search of Brownie (Davenia Mc Fadden) the mother she never knew. Based on four years of research into the lives of incarcerated women, the film is an authentic study of American prison life in the 21st century.
Directed by Cheryl Dunye, 2000, USA, 90 mins.
Presented by Chicago Filmmakers and Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival; Co-Sponsored by Black Cat Productions. Dyke Delicious series is curated by Sharon Zurek.
Special Thanks to HBO Films, Distributor