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Translations Film Festival: How to be a Trans Ally (Free!)
May 4, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Are you new to transgender concepts? Want to learn how to be a good ally?
Join us for two short films, and then stick around for a presentation and discussion with Nikki Neuen from of Gender Diversity, a local organization that provides education about gender-inclusive schools, support groups for families, and the Gender Odyssey conferences.
Bring all your questions to this educational evening, and come away with a working vocabulary and a more solid understanding of how to be supportive to trans and gender-nonconforming folks!
ABOUT THE FILMS:
GAVIN GRIMM VS.
While many have heard of the groundbreaking Supreme Court case involving transgender bathroom rights, not many know about the student behind the case. This Webby Award–winning short gives a succinct, thoughtful look into the life of Gavin and his quest for justice.
TRANS IN AMERICA: TEXAS STRONG
Kimberly rejects her community’s religious beliefs as her seven-year-old transgender daughter Kai navigates life at school, where she’s been banned from the girls’ bathroom.