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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 8 min.
  • Genres: Documentary


Despite the title and subject matter -- men wearing dresses and a truckload of makeup -- this is not another entry into the increasingly crowded drag oeuvre. Instead, it is Philadelphian Max L. Raab's loving documentary about the Mummer's Day Parade, a tradition as unique to Philadelphia as the cheese steak. Weaving together archival footage, numerous interviews, and personal insight, Raab's documentary looks at both the parade and those responsible for it: ordinary, working-class people who devote...more