Film Screening: Mommy is Coming, dir. Cheryl Dunye

mommy_is_comingMommy is Coming (US-Germany, 2012, 64 min.) is a recent feature-length film by internationally renowned filmmaker Cheryl Dunye. Part romantic sex comedy and part faux documentary, the film takes viewers on a sassy romp through the Berlin leather scene, imagining different possibilities for bringing sex and sexuality into public view. Dunye will be joining us for the screening and will speak afterwards about the film as well as her larger body of work.

Free and open to the public.


6:00pm — film screening

7:30pm — director’s talk + Q&A

8:30pm — reception

Durham Studio Theater, UC Berkeley. For more details on scheduling and disability accommodations, please visit the or email