Transgender Shorts return to the Golden Age with another selection of films showcasing significant stories, shining a light on the trans experience.
Trigger warning - this shorts package features a scene of violence
Directed by Clara Stern | 30 mins
Mathias is transgender. Although he is more than sure about his decision to live as a man, he still has to find his way in his new identity and especially in his new job. And also his relationship with his girlfriend seems to have changed due to the transition.
Directed by Rhys Ernst | 16 mins
Umbrella tells the story of four transgender individuals across America who are fighting for rights and representation in a challenging and changing world.
Directed by Ozzy Villazòn | 12 mins
Alex, a transgender youth, has been struggling with a secret pregnancy.
Directed by Zachery Clarence | 6 mins
A little girl's illuminating conversation with a trans woman in a restaurant bathroom.
Directed by Jake Graf | 15 mins
Growing up in 1950s England in an intolerant and uninformed world, young Chris Winters struggles to fit into the gender roles dictated by wider society.
Directed by Mari Walker | 12 mins
As summer draws to a close, a young trans girl finds freedom in a secret midnight swim.
Please note this session was incorrectly classified in our program guide as 18+. It is a 15+ session - restricted to people over 15 years unless accompanied by an adult.