Exploring non-binary identity and queerness, the film follows Richard Energy, a provocative digital drag king born at the start of the pandemic, who manages to get their job back on stage just as the second lockdown threatens. This timely and moving film examines what it means to be an artist, driven by creativity and a desperate need to perform, at a time when live venues across the UK on the brink.
San Diego International ShortsFest 2021 Official Winner – Quarantine Award
OutSouth Queer Film Festival 2021 Official Selection
Brighton Rocks Film Festival 2021 Official Selection – Short Doc Runner-up
Encounters Film Festival 2021 Official Selection
Tampa Bay International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival 2021 Official Selection
Osnabrück Independent l Film Festival 2021 Official Selection
A film by Ruicheng Liang, produced during the MA Documentary Film course at London College of Communication, University of the Arts London.