Still Black: A Portrait of Black Transmen 2008 Still Black: A Portrait of Black Transmen is brought to life by the stories of six thoughtful, eloquent and diverse transmen. Preachers, teachers, students and activists educate us simply by making their presence known. Each man brings a colorful and complex richness as he describes his relationship to [...]
XXY 2007 Alex, une adolescente de 15 ans, a un secret : elle est hermaphrodite. Peu après sa naissance, ses parents décident de quitter Buenos Aires pour s’installer sur la côte uruguayenne, dans une maison de bois perdue dans les dunes. XXY commence avec l’arrivée d’un couple d’amis venus de Buenos Aires, accompagnés d’Alvaro, leur [...]
Girl Inside 2007 At the age of 25, Madison is preparing to become a new person: the woman she’s always wanted — and knows she was meant — to be. This intimate journey of transformation and self-discovery evolves over three years, from pre-op transexuality to full female identification. From hormones that bring on female puberty [...]
She’s A Boy I Knew 2007 Using interviews, animation, old family footage, and voice mail, Vancouver filmmaker Gwen Haworth documents her male-to-female gender transition partially through the voices of her anxious but loving family, best friend, and wife. Calling for a new era of DIY transgender self-representation, Haworths feature debut is a comic, heartbreaking, and [...]
First part Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton’s Cafeteria 2005 Documentary about transgenders and transvestites fighting police harassment at Compton’s Cafeteria in San Francisco’s Tenderloin in 1966, three years before the famous riot at Stonewall Inn bar in NYC.
Transparent 2005 The experiences of 19 female-to-male transgender parents as they are coming to terms with gender transitioning. The title, “Transparent”, is a play on the words “trans” and “parent”, while suggesting the invisibility of transgender parenting in contemporary discourse.
Transgeneration 2004 TransGeneration is an eight episode documentary series depicting the lives of four transgender college students during the 2004/2005 school year as they attempt to balance college, their social lives, and their struggle to merge their internal and external selves while gender transitioning. Two of the students are transitioning from male to female and two from female to male. All four are [...]
M2F A Journey in Gender Identity 2003 This inspiring Documentary, produced by two Transsexual women in Melbourne, features the personal stories of many people who live in the opposite gender to that of their biology and some who choose to live in both genders. These stories show how these people have been affected by conflict [...]