Coded: The Hidden Love of J.C. Leyendecker
MTV Documentary Films
The story of legendary illustrator J.C. Leyendecker, whose early-20th century advertisements were coded with LGBTQ imagery that quietly acknowledged a community that was forced to live in the closet. Winner, Best Documentary Short, Tribeca Festival 2021. Shortlisted for the Academy Award. A co-production with Delirio Films and Imagine Entertainment.