Directed by portrait photographer and filmmaker Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, known for his strikingly intimate portraits of world leaders and major cultural figures, THE TRANS LIST features interviews by trans author and advocate Janet Mock. The film explores the experiences of Americans who identify as transgender, following a diverse group of individuals who address identity, family, career, love, struggle and accomplishment in their own words.MARIELA CASTRO’S MARCH: CUBA’S LGBT REVOLUTION follows the crusade of Mariela Castro, Raul Castro’s daughter (and Fidel Castro’s niece), to establish equal rights for LGBT Cubans. It examines the cultural and institutional homophobia that gay men faced throughout much of the Cuban Revolution, when they were often put into work camps. Emmy® winning director Jon Alpert is an investigative journalist with extensive international reporting experience, including several interviews with Fidel Castro.MARIELA CASTRO’S MARCH: CUBA’S LGBT REVOLUTION will premiere exclusively on HBO and HBO NOW November 28, 2016, THE TRANS LIST on December 5, 2016.WHEN: WEDNESDAY, September 7, 20167:00 P.M. – Screening8:45 P.M. – Filmmaker and film subject discussion moderated by Sandy Cioffi, queer filmmaker, teacher and activistWHERE: SIFF Cinema Uptown511 Queen Anne Ave N, Seattle
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