March 10: 3-5.00pm Carnegie Institution for Science
Screens as part of the Documentary Shorts Selection
Directed by Jevon Boreland
Canada / 2018 / 16:45 mins
STRIPPED is the personal, untold story of Phylicia Carty, also known as Mz Lady Ice, whose life took her in the direction of becoming one of the most revolutionary urban exotic dancers in the Toronto adult entertainment industry. The enticing documentary showcases the struggles and triumphs that come with being a female stripper in a contemporary world that is now gaining mainstream acceptance.
A multi-award winning short film, STRIPPED has received a total of 4 awards, 9 nominations and 6 official selections in its ongoing film festival run.