Krissy Mahan has been making movies using humor as a feminist tool for 25 years. Mahan’s movies address social issues such as accessibility, gender identity, mental health, immigration, and working class post-industrial cities. Mahan works in public elementary schools, and has recently screened at the Scottish Queer International Film Festival, Glasgow, London Fringe! Film Festival, London, UK; aGLIFF in Austin; the Toronto Queer Film Festival, Ontario, Canada; the Dyke Drama Film Fest in Perth, Australia, and the inaugural Queer Access Berlin. This winter their work will show in Fringe! Film Fest, London; Pembe Hayat / KUIR Pink Life QueerFest, Ankara, Turkey, and the New York Feminist Film Week at Anthology Film Archives. Other work is included in festivals/programs that focus on dis/Ability+queerness, and is shown in educational settings and at screenings in support of community groups.
Upcoming Screenings 2019
February 21, 2019 Four Billion Reasons will be shown in Corvallis, Oregon as part of the Corvallis Queer Film Festival held at the Darkside Cinema.
Corvallis Queer Film Festival, Corvallis, Oregon
23 February 2019 Carol makes her QueerBee Film Festival debut in their FANTASY programme at Deptford (London, UK) cinema on Saturday at 3pm
Cinema/tickets page: http://deptfordcinema.org/new-
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March 5-10, 2019 My parody of Carol opens the New York Feminist Film Week (NYC) on March 5, followed by the opening night film Bixa Travesty. This festival is held at Anthology Film Archives. On March 6, my friend the filmmaker CampbellX will be recognized in an evening dedicated to his film work. DES!RE (in which I appear) will shown. On Friday March 8, Patricia Silva and my collaborative film, All In A Day’s Work, screens on March 8th.