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Title Aconchego da tua mãe = Your mother's comfort / um projeto de Megamot Media ; um filme de Adam Golub ; direção e produção, Adam Golub
Published Portland, OR : Collective Eye Films, 2020


Description 1 online resource (78 minutes)
Summary "We transgender are the revolution!" Indianara Siqueira, trans activist and politician, admonishes her political party for ousting her days before the 2018 Brazilian national elections. In the same election cycle extreme-Right candidate Jair Bolsonaro is a forerunner for president of the republic. Indianara is the mother of a homeless shelter and community center for trans sex workers called Nem House in the center of Rio de Janeiro. Nem House is a squat and facing the threat of eviction Indianara occupies a colonial palace near Nem House to bargain with the city to save the house. As Brazilian democracy crumbles around her she fights to save her community from the uncertain streets
Notes Title from title screen (viewed September 16, 2022)
In Portuguese, with English subtitles
Subject Transgender people -- Political activity -- Brazil
Transgender people -- Civil rights -- Brazil
Transgender people -- Brazil -- Social conditions -- 21st century
Sex workers -- Civil rights -- Brazil
Sex workers -- Brazil -- Social conditions -- 21st century
Sex workers -- Social conditions
Transgender people -- Civil rights
Genre/Form documentary film.
Documentary films
Documentary films.
Form Streaming video
Author Golub, Adam, director, producer
Megamot Media, production company
Collective Eye Films, publisher.
Other Titles Your mother's comfort