BEYOND THE AGGRESSIVES: 25 YEARS LATER (2023)
Dir. Daniel Peddle
World Premiere – NewFest – Documentary Centerpiece
The long-awaited follow-up to 2005’s groundbreaking documentary, The Aggressives, which showcased the remarkable stories of Chin, Octavio, Trevon, and Kisha — a watershed moment of visibility for masc-presenting BIPOC individuals that gave voice to a community that hadn’t seen themselves authentically represented in cinema before.
Now, nearly 20 years later, the same four protagonists reunite to reflect on their past and envision new futures.