Through a Different Lens
This is an intimate portrait of transition, memory, and friendship. Fifteen years after Burton’s gender-affirming transition, his longtime friend uncovers a cache of home video from that time period and invites him to go on-camera to revisit the old footage together. Burton initially declines but has a change of heart, deciding that truth is more important than fear.
This is an intimate portrait of professional samoan/kiwi wrestler and trans woman Leilani Tominiko, better known as the super extra Candy Lee. Leilani talks about her journey as a trans woman and also her dreams of conquering the world of wrestling, following the footsteps of her biggest female idol.
In the late 1950s, a woman named Agnes approached the UCLA Medical Center seeking sex reassignment surgery. Her story was long considered to be exceptional and singular until never-before-seen case files of other patients were found in 2017. Framing Agnes breathes new life into those who redefined gender in the midcentury. Starring Zackary Drucker (Transparent), Angelica Ross, Silas Howard (By Hook or By Crook), and Max Wolf Valerio.
With her wedding approaching, Kat Cole creates a visual letter to her fiancé's only living grandparent, Jean, the 100-year old grandmother whom she will never meet.
This story follows a young girl and her mother over the course of two years as they move together through transitions of home, identity and name.
Marquise was unemployed a year ago. Now he's making his Off Broadway debut in the New York production of "Charm," and must navigate the transition from a very private life to a very public spotlight.
This is the story of a transgender teen and his immigrant granddad; a Sapeur from the Congo, bond over their shared understanding of the importance of identity and of always being true to one's self.
Filmmaker Sam Matthews sets out to meet other gender-diverse Australian artists, challenging each of them to create new artwork based on the theme “Unboxed”. In Episode 1, we meet contemporary dancer Bailee-rose Farnham, who explores gender identity and the way our bodies are governed by society through choreography.
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