Happy Birthday, Marsha!

2018 | 14 min
A film by Tourmaline (f.k.a. Reina Gossett) and Sasha Wortzel

Happy Birthday, Marsha! imagines transgender rights activist and performer Marsha "Pay It No Mind" Johnson in the hours before the 1969 Stonewall Riots. The film stars Independent Spirit Award Winner Mya Taylor as Johnson with cinematography by Sundance winner Arthur Jafa and an original score by Geo Wyeth.