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Carmelita Tropicana: Your Kunst Is Your Waffen

Directed by Ela Troyano
United States, 1994
Comedy, Gay & Lesbian, Short

Synopsis

A Lower East Side day-in-the-life of the self styled “superintendent-performance artiste” Carmelita Tropicana wreaks havoc with cultural stereotypes by mixing drag, a women’s prison film, and american musicals.

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Carmelita Tropicana: Your Kunst Is Your Waffen Directed by Ela Troyano

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1994 | 2 wins including: Best Short Film (Teddy)