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Canadian Premiere


Ivan Olita

Mexico | 2016 | 9 min
Spanish |
Subtitles: English
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This film is part of the program Mode vs. Folklore, entre traditions et transgressions : Carte blanche à Andreina Aveledo.

In the indigenous communities around the town of Juchitán, Mexico, the world is not divided simply into men and women. The local Zapotec people have made room for a third category, which they call muxes” — men who consider themselves women and live in a limbo between the two genders.
Fashion Film Festival Milano, Italy (2018)
Director Ivan Olita
Script Santiago De La Vela
Executive Production Ivan Olita, André Bato
Artistic Direction Davide Di Teodoro
Sound Gustavo Mora, José Velasco
Music Milan Nikolic

In Partnership with


• Cinéma du Musée - Auditorium Maxwell-Cummings
Saturday, march 23, 2024, 04:00 p.m. — 06:15 p.m.


Ivan Olita

Ivan Olita

Ivan Olita is a filmmaker and creative director based in Los Angeles. Ivan’s commitment to storytelling drove him to found BRAVÒ, a production company that has established since its inception a strong and international network of clients, collaborators, and strategic partners. He studied film under Werner Herzog and his projects have been featured among others on POV, Nat Geo, The Atlantic, NOWNESS and The New Yorker.

Biographical notes provided by the film production team

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