Manuel Betancourt

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Manuel Betancourt is a queer Colombian writer who believes everything you need to know about life you can learn from Pedro Almodóvar's 'All About My Mother.' He's a contributing editor to Film Quarterly and a film columnist at Electric Literature. He's a contributor to the award-winning graphic novel 'The Cardboard Kingdom' (2018) and its sequel, 'The Cardboard Kingdom: Roar of the Beast' (2021) as well as the author of the 33 1/3 book on 'Judy at Carnegie Hall' (2020). His work has appeared in The New York Times, Film Comment, Vulture, The Atlantic, and BuzzFeed Reader among others.