Starting with the footage of Annie Oakley
and moving to clothing, hair and boots of the urban lesbian,
this video explores the cultural signifiers of the outlaw woman.
Looking at my own internalized fears of appearing butch,
Not Like That attempts to overcome
this particular type of homophobia
that is evident in queer culture.
NOT LIKE THAT:
DIARY OF A BUTCH-A-PHOBE
Essay, Canada, 1994, 15 min, colour