Uncle Gloria: One Helluva Ride! So. FL Transgender Documentary Film Fundraiser at the Vagabond

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WHAT: "Uncle Gloria: One Helluva Ride!" Transgender Film Fundraising Event. Meet Filmmaker and Cast, Live Jazz, Silent Auction & Film Clips 
WHEN: Sunday, April 19th 4:00-6:00PM 
WHERE: Vagabond Hotel, 7301 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami FL 33138 
ADMISSION: $65 suggested tax-deductible donation at door or in advance http://unclegloriafilm.com/donate.html. Must RSVP to info@UncleGloriaFilm.com or call 305.748.9773 

Join hosts Harvey Burstein, Jane Hart, John DeFaro, Paul Jacober & Mauricio Del Valle, Robert and Maritza Jacobson, Robert Rosenberg, Joan Schaeffer, Linda Simon, Dawn Hebert, Martha Sternberg & Vivian Lamadrid for this fun and important event!

"Uncle Gloria: One Helluva Ride!" is a darkly funny truer-than-fiction film full of family drama and fireworks. When Butch, the 67 year-old Jewish macho and homophobic owner of a Broward auto wrecking company hides from the law as a woman during a nasty divorce, it begins a twisting journey of discovery that proves it’s never to late to be who you want to be. Naming herself after her two idols – Gloria Estefan and Gloria Steinem – she undergoes a risky sex change operation, becomes a dominatrix and finds love, all the while trying to reconcile with her dysfunctional family.

The film was among only a handful of films selected for a prestigious Film Independent Fellowship and will begin a film festival run in the Spring represented by The Film Collaborative. Support for "Uncle Gloria: One Helluva Ride" and this event to raise finishing funds for the documentary comes from the non-profit International Documentary Association, Film Independent, The Crepe Maker and Deli Lane.


April 19, 2015 at 4pm - 6pm
Newly restored Historic Vagabond Hotel
7301 Biscayne Blvd
Miami , FL 33138
United States
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Robyn Symon · · 305-748-9773

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