The Sundance film festival shows independent films. It is very famous all over the world. Film critics are talking about a very interesting film from the last film festival. It is called Tangerine, directed by Sean Baker. This film is innovative in many ways. First, the director filmed the entire movie on an IPhone 5S. Second, the main characters of the film are two transgender prostitutes named Sin Dee and Alexandra.
The movie takes place on Christmas Eve in West Hollywood. This neighborhood is a part of Los Angeles. It is famous for its gay and transgender culture, and also for its prostitutes. Alexandra helps Sin Dee find her boyfriend. This film shows its transgender characters as complex people in a complicated world. Transgender actors play the transgender characters in the film.