Vek Lewis let me know about this film screening at Sydney University on Tuesday September 13th at 5:30pm. There’s a poster here.
Presented by Prof Raewyn Connell, sociologist and gender studies scholar in
conjunction with SURCLA and Colectivo Mujer
Luis Felipe Degregori, 2010,90 mins, [Spanish, English Subtitles]
Translatina paints an alarming and enlightening portrait of the realities
faced by transgender persons in Latin America, a group very affected by the
HIV epidemic. This 90-minute documentary is the result of three years of
production, more than 100 hours of filming, and interviews with people from
15 nationalities and provides a realistic look at the challenges faced by
transgender persons in accessing education, work, justice, health care, and
other basic services.
When: Tuesday 13 September, 5.30pm
Where: Carslaw Lecture Theatre 273, University of Sydney