Elagabalus (2020) - A short narrative art film - a drag-ball retelling of the past set in the future.
Knowing via a prophecy that they are destined for a gruesome death, a hedonistic, genderqueer Roman Emperor Elagabalus embraces a life of luxury and excess.
Cinefest OZ, Australia, 2020
NewFest, New York, 2020
Uppsala Short Film Festival, Sweden, 2020
Director: Xanthie Dobbie
Producer: Alexis Talbot-Smith
Screenplay: Sam Herriman
Director of Photography: Sidat de Silva
Production Design: Lily Bennett & Max Boutwell Draper
Costume: William Trab
Make Up: Jade Diaz
Duration 18 min