The story of a young woman who's competing in a beauty pageant and coming to terms with alopecia, a condition that causes hair loss. the crew of "Beauty Queen," was composed of students from the alliance, which was formed at the height of the old Michigan film incentives to advance the goal of keeping and attracting young filmmaking talent.
Produced by U-M's Jacqueline Wilton and written by U-M grad Kelci Parker, who has alopecia, "Beauty Queen" has previously shown at the Detroit Institute of Arts and was screened at the Traverse City Film Festival.
About the Jaxon Film Fest:
The Jaxon Film Fest will launch this year 2012 as south-central Michigan’s premier film festival. With a focus on Michigan films, the Jaxon Film Fest will be also screen the very best of independent and foreign features, documentaries, shorts and students films from around the world, and is dedicated to bringing quality foreign and independent films to the state of Michigan in order to expose our audience to diverse cultures, ideas, and creative works.
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David W. King
Jaxon Film Fest
P. O. Box 6283
Jackson, MI 49204