Project type: art

El Torito, una danza libre.

El Torito, una danza libre.

el torito

“El Torito” is a documentary that portrays the life of the LBGTQIA+ community in Silao, Guanajuato. This community has embraced one of the characters “la Marínguía” and through it has given itself a voice in society.

Content Alert: Deadnaming/misgendering of a trans person by family members.

Mexiko 2021
Roberto Salazar
10:16 min
Spanish with English subtitles

Short / Docu




In Fortaleza, capital of Brazil’s second most killing state for trans persons, a hacked computer keeps files of six alive bodies and in constant process of creation. Amidst the painful memories of Dandara Kettley’s murder, the artists who compose this documentary talk about the art making.

Content Alert: The murder of trans woman Dandara Kettley is addressed.

Director’s statement

Brazil 2021
23:23 min
Portuguese with English subtitles

Short / Docu / Student Project