Queer East Festival 2024
17 — 28 April
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Tank Fairy
Multiple origins, 2022

Short Form,
Directed by
Erich Rettstadt
Running time
10 mins

The fierce Tank Fairy delivers her magical gas tanks with sass, stilettos and a healthy helping of glitter. When she meets 10-year-old Jojo, a lonely boy who dreams of being a drag queen, the fairy godmother unleashes Jojo’s queer power. 

Director Bio

Erich Rettstadt is a queer American filmmaker and theater artist whose work emphasizes inclusivity and escapism. He obtained his BFA in Film Production from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and MFA in Writing for Screen & TV from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts. TANK FAIRY premiered at SXSW 2022 (Audience Award) and is an Official Selection at 100+ festivals in 30+ countries. 


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