As though it isn’t hard enough to have to handle the regular crap of being a pre-op tranny with crazy friends, a girl has to deal with narcolepsy on top of it all? Music, please!
Films in the ‘Transgender’ Category
The true story of Brandon Teena’s life and death in Nebraska. Teena changed his name from Teena Brandon to Brandon Teena, moved to a new town where he lived as a charismatic and well-liked young man. Fateful events revealed his secret and lead to a brutal and tragic slaying at the hands of his newfound [...]
Self-absorbed rock opera about a self-absorbed singer who stalks her thieving, unjustly successful ex-boyfriend and triumphs in the end. Surprisingly good drag king turn by Miriam Shor (‘Swingtown’, ‘Damages’) as Yitzhak, the hapless bandmate hopelessly smitten with a Tommy-obsessed Hedwig.
Fernanda (Ingrid DeSouza) is a Brazilian transsexual who moves to Milan and becomes a prostitute to save up money to finalize her gender reassignment surgery. She meets Gianni, a kind man, and attempts to live her dreams of a “normal” heterosexual family. But fantasy and reality have a way of colliding, and what you want [...]
Whether or not you know what the secret of The Crying Game is, is irrelevant – this stylish, suspenseful psychological thriller is sure to keep you glued to your seat until the very last frame. Powerhouse performances by a stellar cast give vibrant voice to classic themes of love, loss, loyalty and redemption.
A taut, suspenseful mystery thriller with many twists, Transfixed explores the seamy Brussels underworld as a serial killer strikes again and again. Good plotting, pacing and acting. A decent Buddy Night choice for lovers of the thriller/mystery genre.