Film: Happy Birthday, Marsha!
The story of iconic Black transgender artist and activist Marsha "Pay it No Mind" Johnson
Happy Birthday, Marsha! is a short film by Tourmaline about iconic Black transgender artist and activist, Marsha “Pay it No Mind” Johnson and her life in the hours before she ignited the 1969 Stonewall Riots in New York City.
Our screening 23 November will be followed by a panel chaired by Black Trans Feminist writer Kuchenga Shenje discussing the themes of the film plus electrifying performances by Tobi Adebajo, Chloe Filani and Ebun Sodipo.