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It Takes Balls

A story of an actor who likes to portray women

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It Takes Balls

Overview

Genre
Social Issues, Minorities, Arts, Music, and Human Interest
Synopsis

This is the story of Ilan Kwittken, an actor who likes to portray women. We follow him as he tells his personal story of growing up with an abusive father, developing his sexual identity and at the same time his interest in playing female roles. The story also touches on the difficulties of being gay in the entertainment industry during the late eighties. In his quest to develop this art form, Ilan went on to perform a host of female characters, and the movie culminates with his transformation and performance as Judy Garland.

Stage
finished

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Question Everything Productions
Country
United States
Years of Production
2013
Locations
New Jersey

Distribution Details

Release year
2013
Festivals
Big Apple FF, Cinemadiverse - Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
Language
English

Photos

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