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Pier Kids documents three homeless queer black youth over five years as they navigate the streets, welfare, and biological families while searching for stable housing. Casper, a young, trans attracted Black man, is left vulnerable in his pursuit of true love. Desean is at a critical point navigating a reality where committing a crime or getting HIV are his best alternatives to escape homelessness. Krystal utilizes the ballroom scene as a way to survive. Director Elegance Bratton reveals what it means to be black and queer 50 years after Stonewall in this visually stunning and moving documentary.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    85 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Director
    Elegance Bratton
  • Cast
    Krystal LaBeija Dixon, Jusheem 'Casper' Thorne and DeSean Irby