Scheizen for Brains - South Beach On Heels

At this weekends Austin International Drag Festival the Scheizen Crew spoke with documentary film maker Dmitry Zhitov. He has created a film that has brought the eyes of the world to the South Beach Drag culture and in doing so has won several awards for his film. You can listen to the full podcast featuring Dmitry and other interviews here.

South Beach On Heels. Your backstage pass into Drag's reality and fantasy. It is a tale of inner beauty unmasked. South Beach On Heels follows real life of Drag. From onstage to backstage and life between dusk 'till dawn.

Watch the Film on Vimeo:


-Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, 2014 : won Runner-up Best Documentary Jury Award 2014


 -Sidewalk Film Festival- Birmingham, Alabama, 2014 : won Audience Choice- Best SHOUT Film 


-Madrid International Film Festival, Madrid, Spain, 2014 : won Best Feature Documentary Film 2014 and Nominated for Best Director, Best Editing and Best Feature Documentary.  


-Fort Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, 2014 : won Best Documentary Film Audience Award 2014  


-A winner of International Independent Film Award, 2014 : GOLD WINNER 2014 


-Key West Film Festival, 2014: won Best LGBT Film Award


-As a producer/director of South Beach On Heels Dmitry Zhitov received The Best Film Producer of South Florida Award at Star Gala in 2014

-Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards: won Best Documentary Award 2015


-A winner of  International Filmmaker Festival Of World Cinema London-February,  2015


-Official selection at  Film Festival in Germany-May 2015

-Los Angeles Indie Film Festival, 2015: won Best Documentary Award 

-Official selection at  Film Festival in Germany-May 2015

-Official selection at St. Tropez. International Film Festival 2015