Directed by Shaleece Haas | USA | 2016 | 72 min
This film has been rated PG - Not recommended for young children, language may offend
The coming-of-age story of Bennett Wallace, a transgender teenager on a journey to find his voice-as a musician, a friend, a son, and a man. As he navigates the ups and downs of young adulthood, Bennett works to gain the love and support of his mother, who has deep misgivings about her child’s transition. Along the way, he forges a powerful friendship with his idol, Joe Stevens, a celebrated transgender musician with his own demons to fight.
Winner. Best Documentary Frameline San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival 2016
Winner. Karen Schmeer Award for Excellence in Documentary Editing Independent Film Festival of Boston 2016
Panel discussion to follow.