Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
Coming of Age, Drama
This sensitively made drama tells the story of Alex, a 15-year-old intersex person, who cannot be physically characterised as male or female but has been living as girl. Her parents have taken her from Argentina to a village in Uruguay by the sea to avoid the negative stigma of society. She is thrown into an identity crisis by a budding romance with Alvaro, the son of a surgeon her father has invited to visit to discuss the possibility of a gender reassignment operation. This slow-paced but emotionally intense film is a boldly confrontational and insightful window into growing up intersex.
Charming and sharp French film about a little boy who likes dressing as a girl.
14+ years 85 mins
A beautifully understated, naturalistic drama about childhood gender identity confusion that’s both touching and gently humorous.
7+ years 79 mins
Australian coming-of-age drama about a sixteen-year-old’s weekly meetings with her mother, who is undergoing gender reassignment.
16+ years 110 mins
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Reading time 5 mins
Our Spring Screenings return for February 2019 with an LGBT focus for secondary audiences plus titles exploring identity and inclusion for younger viewers.
Reading time 3 mins
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A list of films that investigate body image and its impact on wellbeing.
No. of films22
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