Παρασκευή, 1 Οκτωβρίου 2010

TRANSGENERATION (2005).

Η σειρά οκτώ επεισοδίων του λοαδ δικτύου Logo, Transgeneration. Θέμα, η ζωή τεσσάρων διαφυλικών φοιτητών κολλεγίου κατά τη διάρκεια της ακαδημαϊκής χρονιάς 2004-2005.
Δύο εξ αυτών τρανς γυναίκες και δύο τρανς άντρες.
Transgeneration.
TransGeneration is an eight episode documentary series depicting the lives of four transgender college students during the 2004/2005 school year as they attempt to balance college, their social lives, and their struggle to merge their internal and external selves while gender transitioning.
Two of the students are transitioning from male to female and two from female to male. All four are living on campus at four different colleges.
TransGeneration is shown on the LGBT television network Logo, was broadcast weekly on the Sundance Channel from September to November 2005 and released as a feature film at some festivals and independent theaters.
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Cast
Andrea Gabrielle Gibson aka Gabbie (born Andrew on April 22, 1985 in Colorado Springs, Colorado) is a male-to-female college student attending the University of Colorado, where she majors in computer science. Gabbie has struggled with her identity since high school. She began taking hormones and living as a woman during her freshman year in college. She is a resident assistant on campus, where she receives special accommodation by having a single room with her own bathroom. She becomes actively involved in campus-based LGBT activities, while anticipating her upcoming genital reassignment surgery, for which her parents have agreed to pay.
Raci Ignacio aka Raycee (born Roy on February 8, 1985 in the Philippines) is a male-to-female college student attending California State University, Los Angeles on a merit-based scholarship. She moved to the United States at the age of fifteen and is dealing with hearing impairment, speaking English as a second language, and being away from her mother for the first time, in addition to her transsexualism. She tries to fit in as a normal girl and is reluctant to reveal that she is trans.
Lucas Cheadle (born Leah on November 3, 1982 in Oklahoma) is a female-to-male transsexual attending the all-female Smith College in Massachusetts. His best friend is also a female-to-male transsexual who has been undergoing hormone therapy for several months. Now, in his senior year, as a neuroscience major, Lucas is beginning to feel that it is time to start the physical side of his transition, and he begins taking testosterone injections. He is afraid to come out to his father, who had divorced and moved away since Lucas was nine, even though he is out to his mother and brother.
Trent Jackson Jourian aka TJ (born Tamar on June 6, 1981 in Cyprus) is a female-to-male transsexual attending Michigan State University. He is a graduate student of Armenian descent who grew up in Cyprus. He is attending college on a Fulbright Scholarship, and currently pursuing a degree in Student Affairs Administration. Outgoing and involved, he is very active in the transgender community on campus. As TJ plans to visit his family, which he sees as unsupportive, over the summer break, he realizes that he must confront his family for the final time, and may never be able to return home again.
When the show was nominated for Best Documentary at the GLAAD (Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) Awards, the four cast members were invited to attend.
- μέσω της wikipedia.
Episode One, Part One

[Episode One, Part Two | Episode One, Part Three | Transgeneration, Episode One, Part Four | Episode One, Part Five | Episode One, Part Six | Episode One, Part Seven]

[Episode Two, Part One | Episode Two, Part Two | Episode Two, Part Three | Episode Two, Part Four | Episode Two, Part Five]

[Episode Three, Part One | Episode Three, Part Two | Episode Three, Part Three | Episode Three, Part Four | Episode Three, Part Five]

[Episode Four, Part One | Episode Four, Part Two | Episode Four, Part Three | Episode Four, Part Four | Episode Four, Part Five]

[Episode Five, Part One | Episode Five, Part Two | Episode Five, Part Three | Episode Five, Part Four | Episode Five, Part Five]

[Episode Six, Part One | Episode Six, Part Two | Episode Six, Part Three | Episode Six, Part Four | Episode Six, Part Five]

[Episode Seven, Part One | Episode Seven, Part Two | Episode Seven, Part Three | Episode Seven, Part Four | Episode Seven, Part Five]

[Episode Eight, Part One | Episode Eight, Part Two | Episode Eight, Part Three | Episode Eight, Part Four | Episode Eight, Part Five | Episode Eight, Part Six | Episode Eight, Part Seven]
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