Award Winning Essay:
Bastards to Gods
"I am a walking contradiction. Two (or sometimes more) things that shouldn’t coexist but find a way within me. I am Indigenous and white. Colonizer and colonized. I am transgender. A man and a woman. Some might call me non-binary, but I prefer anti-binary."
Written and shot during the onset of the most historic global pandemic to date, Montañita navigates the darkness that this time brought forth in both our political society and in his own personal life. He then shows us how to build something greater, and become someone powerful, as the old world fades.