CIFF Short THESE COCKSUCKING TEARS web
Shorts

These C*cksucking Tears

Year 2016
Runtime 16 mins
Language English

This short film precedes the following film(s): Shorts: Documentary


40 years after its release, Patrick Haggerty, the voice behind the first gay-themed country album "Lavender Country" - described as "nothing less than an artifact of courage, a sonic political protest" - talks about the experience of making it, and the fallout that came after. Winner of the Jury Prize for Best Doc Short at both SXSW and the Seattle International Film Festival.

Screening as part of the Documentary Shorts package.

Countries

United States
Awards
Seattle - Jury Prize Best Doc Short; SXSW - Jury Prize, Best Doc Short; Palm Springs Shortfest - Best of the Fest
Festivals
SXSW, True/False, Seattle, Nashville, Provincetown, Montclair, Frameline, Outfest, Traverse City, Melbourne, Aspen Shortfest, Palm Springs Shortfest, Cinequest
Director
Dan Taberski
Producer
Christy Lamb, Dan Taberski
Editor
David Mehlman
Cast
Pat Haggerty