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What: Ovarian Psycos

Where: IFC Center – 323 Sixth Avenue at West Third Street

When: Running from June 11-13 screening

Riding at night through the streets of Eastside Los Angeles, the Ovarian Psycos are an unapologetic crew of women of color. Founded by Xela de la X, a single mother and poet, the Ovas cycle for the purpose of healing, reclaiming their neighborhoods, and creating safer streets for women. At first only attracting a few local women, the Ovarian Psycos have since inspired a crowd of locals to challenge the stereotypical expectations of femininity and be a visible force along the barrios and boulevards of Los Angeles. The film intimately explores the impact of the group’s brand of feminism on… Filmmaker(s): Joanna Sokolowski and Kate Trumbull-LaValle