Peaches Does Herself
2012 • Germany • 80 mins
Directed by: Peaches
With Peaches
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SYNOPSIS

You came to see a rock show...

On the advice of a 65 year old stripper, Peaches makes music that is sexually forthright. Her popularity grows and she becomes what her fans expect her to be, Transsexual. She falls in love with a beautiful Shemale but Peaches gets her heart broken and has to realize who she really is.

Described as an anti jukebox musical or the jukebox musical that got a sex change.

Peaches wrote, directed and played the role of Peaches, herself.






DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHY

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Peaches is a iconic musician and performance artist.

Known for her Gender bender provocation she has inspired and shaped the mainstream into a more inclusive and sexually progressive surrounding. Over the years, she’s built a reputation on her suggestive and intelligent lyrics, her amalgamation of rock and electro sounds and her balls-out performances, continuing to outdo herself with each brash step.

Peaches has released 4 albums to date. She has toured the world extensively from 2000- 2012. Aside from her featured appearances on the latest albums from R.E.M., Christina Aguilera and the Flaming Lips, Peaches has been a keynote speaker and guest lecturer at institutions like NYU and the University of Toronto.

Peaches has recently focused on Theatrical production. she conceived and performed Peaches Does Herself, a quasi-autobiographical, career-chronicling theatrical production. In Peaches Christ Superstar, peaches directed and performed the complete musical Jesus Christ Superstar as a one woman show with Gonzales on piano accompaniment. In 2012, Peaches broke new ground by starring as Orfeo in Monteverdi’s 1607 Italian opera and standing out as the only classically untrained cast member.

Peaches Does Herself is her first feature film.
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Kick Ass Director/ Writer/ Performer: Peaches

*Please credit: Angel Ceballos

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UPCOMING SCREENINGS

Bloor Cinema, Toronto, ON
Friday June 7th at 9:00pm
Saturday June 8th at 11:00pm
Wednesday June 12th at 9:00pm

Films We Like is proud to partner with "Friends For Life Bike Rally"
to present a benefit screening of PEACHES DOES HERSELF.

Friday June 7th at 9:00pm
Bloor Cinema, Toronto
Buy tix here! Facebook Event here!

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Roxy Theatre, Saskatoon, SK
June 8 @ Midnight, 2013

Metro Cinema, Edmonton, AB
Opens June 28, 2013

Winnipeg Cinematheque, MB
TBD

PREVIOUS SCREENINGS

Toronto International Film Festival
Thursday September 13 - The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema @ 9:00 PM
Saturday September 15 - TIFF Bell Lightbox 4 @ 3:15 PM
Sunday September 16 - Jackman Hall (AGO) @ 4:00 PM

Festival du Nouveau Cinema - Montreal
Oct 19 & 21, 2012


PREVIOUS SCREENINGS


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Inside Out LGBT Film Festival
TIFF/ Bell Lightbox, Cinema 2 Friday May 24, 2013@ 9:15pm

Following the film's screening party with Peaches and friends! (Facebook Invite)

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REVIEWS


"Peaches does a musical on her own terms" (An interview with Peaches)
- Globe and Mail

"Sundance London to host UK premiere of Peaches Does Herself"
- Screen Daily

"To bring my live show to town in conjunction with the screening … digs deeper into what I stand for as an artist while exploring the images and misconceptions surrounding my work," she said in a statement.
- Variety

"Peaches 'Does Herself' in Outlandish New Musical In the vein of 'Rocky Horror': 'That's the dream,' she says"
- Rolling Stone

"Peaches Does Toronto: Homegrown Musician Debuts Her Jaw-Dropping First Film To An Expectedly Uproarious Crowd"
- IndieWire

"Peaches Does Herself: Wants 'Rocky Horror' Cult Fame for TIFF Film"
- Spinner

"Things got a little crazy at the bash for the premiere of the Peaches movie Friday night"
- NOW Magazine

“I started to see people who came the second time start to dress up,” says Peaches. “If it went on longer, maybe it would have started to have that ‘Rocky Horror’ kind of feel of yelling things and stuff. I think someone even threw something one night.”
- DiffuserFM

"Peaches unveils musical featuring exploding penises"
- NME