Introducing Dusty Ray Bottoms

By Mercedes Barba

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Introducing Dusty Ray Bottoms

By Mercedes Barba

Screens Friday, February 3rd at 7:50 p.m.

Introducing Dusty Ray Bottoms follows the story of a New York City drag queen. When Dustin Rayburn moved out of his religious family home in Kentucky, Dusty moved to New York City and found himself and his “tribe.”

Producer/ Director/Screenwriter/ Editor: Mercedes Barba

Composer: Noah Kellman and Alexander Rodriguez

Cast: Dustin “Dusty Ray Bottoms” Rayburn, Marc Singer

Special Thanks: NYU NewsDoc class of 2016, Marcia Rock, Jason Samuels, Kirsten Johnson, NYU Faculty, my supportive family.

About the director:

Mercedes Barba is a video journalist from  Los Angeles, Calif., whose fondness for video storytelling falls in the human interest realm. She is currently based in New York City and works as an associate video producer at Time Inc. Money. Introducing Dusty Ray Bottoms is Ms. Barba’s first documentary.

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