MC Jess

Director: Carla Villa-Lobos
2018 | Brazil | 20m
GENRE: African Diaspora | Arts & Literature | Drama | Latinx | Lesbian | Parenting/Family | Relationships
Expected Guests: Director Carla Villa-Lobos, Producer Julia Ara├║jo


Jessica, a lesbian Black woman, goes through bouts of doubt and loneliness, thanks to daily forms of prejudice. But in poetry, she unearths a powerful means of expression that allows her to finally overcome deeply ingrained insecurities.

  • Language: In Portuguese with English subtitles
  • Premiere Status: International