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Length: 13 mins

About this Piece

Shot in Los Angeles, *You’re Dead to Me* is a devastating portrayal of a grieving Chicana mother trying to come to terms with the death of her transgender child on Dias de los Muertos. The arrival of an unexpected guest unveils a complex mesh of love and loss, reconciliation and regret, rejection and acceptance. The short film painfully shows the lasting hardships LGBTQ people still have to face today.