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Tiara Desmond in Queens of Heart

Queens of Heart

2006 NR

Go backstage at the country's oldest drag club with this fascinating look at the psychology of drag that examines the skills needed for men to transform into women and the complex social interaction between performers and audience. Writer-director Jan Haaken's documentary spotlights Darcelle XV, a 75-year-old drag queen, activist and club co-owner who serves as a "community therapist" as she interacts with audience members of all stripes.