Funeral Queen

This documentary short explores the lives, loves and extraordinary passions of Santa Fe Funeral Director/Drag Queen, Marie Antoinette Du Barry and her relationship with her Grandmother while discovering an unexpected link between drag performance and grief.

Director Biography – Marty Madden

Marty Madden is a Filmmaker and theater artist from Santa Fe, New Mexico. Marty’s film work includes the screenplay for Susan Seidelman’s wheelchair ballroom dance film, “Musical Chairs,” as well as writing and directing his feature film, “Everyday Miracles” (released through Cinedigm, starring Gary Cole) about a reluctant faith healer escaping his dark past to find his place in the world. His most recent film is the documentary short, “Funeral Queen” examining the magnificent life and tremendous grief of Santa Fe Funeral Director/Drag Queen, Marie Antoinette Du Barry.


Director:

Marty Madden

Writer:

Marty Madden

Producer:

Dylan Griffith

Country:

United States

Length:

15 minutes 56 seconds